The media learned on November 19 that Takahiro Shiomi had surgery to treat a herniated disc at a hospital in Tokyo on October 26. He is hoping to be ready to pitch at Ichi-gun some time in early May 2019.0 Comments
Takahiro Shiomi was scratched from his start tonight against the Hiroshima Carp because of lower back pain. Masataka Nashida told reporters Shiomi started having problems with his back in the morning.
Shiomi was diagnosed with a herniated disc during spring camp this year. He made his first start on May 31.0 Comments
Takahiro Shiomi got a late start this season because of lower back pain (herniated disc). He started a Ni-gun game against Yakult on May 23 and recorded a complete game shutout victory. He threw 122 pitches, faced thirty-five batters, gave up six hits, walked/hit three, and topped out at 144km/h.
Shiomi has so far pitched in four Ni-gun games and allowed just two runs in twenty-four innings of work.0 Comments
The Rakuten Eagles announced on February 6 that Takahiro Shiomi’s wife gave birth to the couple’s second child, a girl weighing 2,710 grams, at a hospital in Osaka on the same day.
Source: Rakuten 2/6/20170 Comments
The Rakuten Eagles announced the following uniform number change today:
Source: Rakuten announcement0 Comments