Inoue, Seiya 井上 晴哉 (いのうえ・せいや)
Chiba Lotte Marines | #44 | INF
Born: 07/02/1989 (age 31)
Height: 180cm
Weight: 114kg
Bats: R
Throws: R
Blood Type: A
Hometown: Hiroshima
Draft: 2013, 5th Round
History: 崇徳高-中大-日本生命
Roster Changes: removed 04/24/2016, added 08/18/2016, removed 08/29/2016, added 09/13/2016

[6/14/2018] Seiya Inoue taken off active roster

Seiya Inoue was taken off the active roster on June 13 because of a fever brought on by tonsillitis.

Source: Jiji Press 6/13/2018, Sanspo 6/13/2018, Sponichi 6/13/2018


[8/3/2017] Seiya Inoue hurts left knee while running bases

Seiya Inoue tweaked his left knee while running the bases during the second inning of a game against the Nippon Ham Fighters at ZOZO Marine on August 2. He remained in the game, but felt pain in the area this morning. He was taken off the active roster today and will be examined at a hospital.

Source: Sports Hochi 8/3/2017, Sponichi 8/3/2017, Nikkan Sports 8/3/2017

[UPDATE 8/5 @ 1:10am]

Inoue was examined at a hospital in Tokyo on August 4 and diagnosed with an injury to the left medial collateral ligament in his left knee. He will require four to six weeks for a full recovery.

Source: Sanspo 8/4/2017, Sponichi 8/4/2017