The Chiba Lotte Marines announced the following uniform number changes on December 19:
Source: Lotte announcement0 Comments
Takuya Takahama was scheduled to play in today’s game against the Seibu Lions at Seibu Prince Dome (third base, batting second), but was scratched at a last minute because he started feeling considerable tightness in his lower back after pre-game batting practice. He was not taken to the hospital and was instead treated with ice. He is considered day-to-day.0 Comments
Takuya Takahama was taken off the active roster on April 20. He complained of lower back pain during practices on April 19 and is currently getting rest at home. He will be examined at a hospital at a later date.
Source: Nikkan Sports 4/20/20160 Comments
Takuya Takahama tweaked his lower back while taking pre-game batting practice today. He could not walk on his own and had to be carried off the field. He may have strained his back. Lotte is expected to take him off the active roster on April 20.
Source: Nikkan Sports 4/19/20160 Comments