Baseball / Japanese Baseball Oct 31, 2016

Nakazaki, Yanagita withdraw from Samurai Japan squad

Hiroshima Carp closer Shota Nakazaki and Fukuoka Softbank Hawks outfielder Yuki Yanagita pulled out of Japan's friendlies against Mexico and the Netherlands due to injuries, the national team said Monday. Nakazaki is suffering from pain in his right hip and groin, while Yanagita has an ...