The Rakuten Eagles announced today that Japhet Amador and Yuichi Adachi were diagnosed with the flu (influenza B). Amador was diagnosed with the flu after yesterday’s Yokohama game and Adachi earlier this morning. They both missed today’s Yakult game.
Source: Nikkan Sports 3/23/20170 Comments
Yuichi Adachi took a batted ball off his right hand while playing defense in the first inning of an exhibition game against the Yakult Swallows on March 8. He was taken to a hospital in Okayama for tests and was diagnosed with a bruise on his right thumb (distal phalanx). He is considered day-to-day.
Source: Sanspo 3/9/20170 Comments
Takero Okajima — developed back pain (from neck) on November 11, left fall camp on November 12.
Yasunori Kikuchi — scratched from an intra-squad game start on November 12 due to a strained back.
Yuichi Adachi — hurt his left Achilles tendon and ended practices early on November 12.0 Comments