Masahiro Nishino took a batted ball off his face during pre-game fielding practices on August 11. He was taken to a hospital in Osaka for tests and diagnosed with frontal fracture (near the forehead) and a concussion.0 Comments
Masahiro Nishino was hit by a pitch near his right calf during a game against the Nippon Ham Fighters on April 9. The incident took place during his at bat in the fifth inning with runners on first and third and two out and Luis Mendoza on the mound for the Fighters. Nishino was replaced on defense as a precaution in the sixth.
Nishino did play in Tuesday’s (April 11) game, but was back in the starting line-up tonight.0 Comments
The Orix Buffaloes announced the following uniform number changes on December 12:
Source: Orix announcement0 Comments