Professional baseball Chunichi announced that captain Yohei Oshima has been confirmed to be infected with the new coronavirus.

According to the team, Oshima had a fever on the morning of the 12th, so when he underwent a PCR test, it was confirmed positive.

He is currently recuperating away from the team.

Chunichi will be at Kyocera Dome Osaka from the 12th, and it will be a three-game match against Hanshin, but Oshima's registration for the first army was canceled, and Dairin Miyoshi, who was in the second year, was registered instead.

Oshima is the captain of the team, mainly as the number one player, and has played in 79 games so far. is leaving