Uebayashi, Seiji 上林 誠知 (うえばやし・せいじ)
Softbank Hawks | #51 | OF
Born: 07/31/1995 (age 24)
Height: 184cm
Weight: 79kg
Bats: L
Throws: R
Blood Type: O
Hometown: Saitama
Draft: 2013, 4th Round
History: 仙台育英高(甲)
Roster Changes: added 06/01/2016, removed 07/18/2016

[3/23/2017] Seiji Uebayashi leaves game after fouling three pitches off legs

Seiji Uebayashi fouled three pitches off his legs during an at bat in the fourth inning of a game against the Hanshin Tigers earlier tonight (seventh, eighth, and tenth pitches). The at bat lasted thirteen pitches and ended with him striking out. He was replaced on defense in the fifth inning.

Source: Daily Sports 3/23/2017

[UPDATE 3/24 @ 9:55pm]

Uebayashi fouled a ball off the inside part of his right knee. He was taken to the hospital and diagnosed with a bruise. He visited the hospital again today for additional tests.

Source: Nikkan Sports 3/24/2017