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SportingNews
Mariners to make 'full-court press' for Shohei Ohtanigeneral manager Jerry Dipoto said in a team podcast Wednesday, via MLB.com that
SportingNews / Posted yesterday
general manager Jerry Dipoto said in a team podcast Wednesday, via MLB.com that the club will make a "full-court press" for Otani and is willing to move around his roster to make it happen. "We have spent most of the past year preparing for this... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles unlikely to capitalize on suddenly available international talentin Japan reached a tentative agreement on a new posting system that will pave t
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
in Japan reached a tentative agreement on a new posting system that will pave the way for touted two-way player Shohei Otani to sign with a major league club for next season. The current posting system, which holds a $20 million capped fee... Read more
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KTVN Reno
MLB, Japanese, union reach posting dealbecause of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, e
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
because of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, eight homers and 31 RBIs. A right-hander, Otani has a 42-15 record with a 2.52 ERA and 624 strikeouts in 543 innings over five seasons, and a .286 batting average with... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
MLB, Japanese, union reach posting dealbecause of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, e
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
because of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, eight homers and 31 RBIs. A right-hander, Otani has a 42-15 record with a 2.52 ERA and 624 strikeouts in 543 innings over five seasons, and a .286 batting average with... Read more
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New York Daily News
AP source: MLB, Japanese, union reach posting dealbecause of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, e
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
because of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, eight homers and 31 RBIs. A right-hander, Otani has a 42-15 record with a 2.52 ERA and 624 strikeouts in 543 innings over five seasons, and a .286 batting average with... Read more
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TSN
Agreement reached on MLB posting systembecause of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, e
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
because of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, eight homers and 31 RBIs. A right-hander, Otani has a 42-15 record with a 2.52 ERA and 624 strikeouts in 543 innings over five seasons, and a .286 batting average with... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
AP source: MLB, Japanese counterpart agree on posting dealbecause of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, e
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
because of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, eight homers and 31 RBIs. A right-hander, Otani has a 42-15 record with a 2.52 ERA and 624 strikeouts in 543 innings over five seasons, and a .286 batting average with... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
MLB, Japanese counterpart agree on posting dealbecause of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, e
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
because of thigh and ankle injuries. He hit .332 in 65 games with 16 doubles, eight homers and 31 RBIs. A right-hander, Otani has a 42-15 record with a 2.52 ERA and 624 strikeouts in 543 innings over five seasons, and a .286 batting average with... Read more
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New York Daily News
Shohei Otani to join MLB as sides agree to new posting systemBaseball -- pending ratification by MLB teams -- which would clear the way for
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
Baseball -- pending ratification by MLB teams -- which would clear the way for 23-year-old, two-way star Shohei Otani to be posted and play in the majors in 2018, a source confirmed to the News. The system of recent seasons would remain... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Reports: MLB reaches tentative deal with NPB for posting systemOrganization regarding a new posting system, according to reports. The agreemen
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Organization regarding a new posting system, according to reports. The agreement would mean Japanese superstar Shohei Otani could be posted as early as next Friday. Source: Tentative agreement reached among NPB, MLB, Players Association on... Read more
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Beloit Daily News
Ex-Packer WR Glenn dies in auto accidentwould get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid th
Beloit Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
would get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid that amount would be able to negotiate with Otani for 30 days. PRO FOOTBALL ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) - Bills coach Sean McDermott isn't going to be rushed into choosing... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Why Shohei Otani is more attractive to AL teamsWHY SHOHEI OTANI IS MORE ATTRACTIVE TO AL TEAMS MLB insider Jon Paul Morosi ex
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 days ago
WHY SHOHEI OTANI IS MORE ATTRACTIVE TO AL TEAMS MLB insider Jon Paul Morosi explains to Sportsnet’s Starting Lineup why coveted Japanese two-way star Shohei Otani is most attractive to AL teams, because they could pitch him every 5 days and DH him... Read more
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New York Daily News
Shohei Otani to the Yankees seems like an inevitable conclusionMLB Players Association extended a soft deadline regarding a new agreement with
New York Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
MLB Players Association extended a soft deadline regarding a new agreement with Japanese Baseball that would allow Shohei Otani to come over here and play in the states next season. As a team executive put it, “If the Babe Ruth of Japan wants to... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest in sports:would get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid th
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 2 days ago
would get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid that amount would be able to negotiate with Otani for 30 days. A person familiar with the terms told The Associated Press that starting next offseason, the fee would be... Read more
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Island Packet
Monday's Sports in Briefwould get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid th
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
would get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid that amount would be able to negotiate with Otani for 30 days. Starting next offseason, the fee would be 15 percent of the guarantee of a major league contract and 20... Read more
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Island Packet
Players' union extends deadline to Tuesday for Japan dealwould get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid th
Island Packet / Posted 3 days ago
would get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid that amount would be able to negotiate with Otani for 30 days. Starting next offseason, the fee would be 15 percent of the guarantee of a major league contract and 20... Read more
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TSN
MLBPA extends deadline to Tuesday for Japan dealwould get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid th
TSN / Posted 3 days ago
would get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid that amount would be able to negotiate with Otani for 30 days. Starting next off-season, the fee would be 15 per cent of the guarantee of a major league contract and 20... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Players' union extends deadline to Tuesday for Japan dealwould get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid th
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
would get a maximum $20 million posting fee, and any MLB club willing to bid that amount would be able to negotiate with Otani for 30 days. Starting next off-season, the fee would be 15 per cent of the guarantee of a major league contract and 20... Read more
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New York Daily News
MLBPA agrees to extension on posting agreement for Shohei Otanito be reached between MLB and Nippon Professional Baseball, which, if made, wou
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
to be reached between MLB and Nippon Professional Baseball, which, if made, would allow two-way Japanese star Shohei Otani to play in the majors in 2018. The new deadline is Tuesday at 8 p.m. Eastern time. Otani, 23, has reportedly been... Read more
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New York Daily News
Matsui, Damon among former Yankees added to Hall of Fame ballotNIGHT AHEAD Monday will be a busy day for the Yankees. By 8 p.m., they — and
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
NIGHT AHEAD Monday will be a busy day for the Yankees. By 8 p.m., they — and 29 other teams — will learn whether Shohei Otani will be posted. That would mean a new posting agreement between MLBPA, MLB and Nippon Professional Baseball. MLBPA has... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Argos in Grey Cup isn't the best thing for CFL, also isn't the worstYork Post about how Major League Baseball will have its own version of the unic
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 3 days ago
York Post about how Major League Baseball will have its own version of the unicorn once two-way Japanese free-agent Shohei Otani signs makes me skeptical that this is the next step in the evolution of the modern-day baseball player. True, the... Read more
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New York Daily News
Hideki Matsui expects to help Yankees recruit Shohei Otanispecial advisor to Brian Cashman, is preparing to help the Bombers reel in priz
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
special advisor to Brian Cashman, is preparing to help the Bombers reel in prized two-way Japanese baseball star Shohei Otani. “If he's allowed to come here and the Yankees are interested, then I expect to be involved in that process as maybe... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Ranking the Saddest Sports Communities on Twittermight be injured* me: https://t.co/oX6iVFhHD22017-5-7 16:01:01 Life as a Mets
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
might be injured* me: https://t.co/oX6iVFhHD22017-5-7 16:01:01 Life as a Mets fan is being angry that the Mets won't sign Otani while also remaining convinced that if they did he would be a bust.2017-9-13 04:24:01 1. Browns Twitter:... Read more
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Times Leader
Shohei Otani’s posting could be hung up by MLB Players AssociationORLANDO, Fla. — Commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed Thursday that Shohei Otani w
Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
ORLANDO, Fla. — Commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed Thursday that Shohei Otani will be subject to the rules of the recently expired posting system, allowing MLB teams to put up a $20-million release fee for his negotiating rights, but one not-so-... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Update on the latest sportshave made a deal that should give them more flexibility if they want to try to
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 6 days ago
have made a deal that should give them more flexibility if they want to try to sign Japanese pitcher/outfielder Shohei Otani. They acquired an additional $500,000 for their international signing bonus pool from the Chicago White Sox in a trade... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Manfred: MLB Pace Changes Will Happen With Or Without Unionsystem with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 7 days ago
system with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow star Japanese pitcher/outfielder Shohei Otani to leave the Pacific League’s Nippon Ham Fighters to sign with a big league team. MLB agreed last month to a framework... Read more
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FOX Business
MLB pace changes will happen with or without union, Manfred sayssystem with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
system with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow star Japanese pitcher/outfielder Shohei Otani to leave the Pacific League's Nippon Ham Fighters to sign with a big league team. MLB agreed last month to a framework... Read more
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FOX Business
MLB pace changes will happen with or without union, Manfred sayssystem with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
system with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow star Japanese pitcher/outfielder Shohei Otani to leave the Pacific League's Nippon Ham Fighters to sign with a big league team. Continue Reading Below MLB agreed... Read more
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The News-Herald
Manfred: MLB pace changes will happen with or without unionsystem with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow
The News-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
system with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow star Japanese pitcher/outfielder Shohei Otani to leave the Pacific League’s Nippon Ham Fighters to sign with a big league team. MLB agreed last month to a framework... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Manfred: MLB pace changes will happen with or without unionsystem with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
system with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow star Japanese pitcher/outfielder Shohei Otani to leave the Pacific League's Nippon Ham Fighters to sign with a big league team. MLB agreed last month to a framework... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
4 immediate Yankees priorities after the GM Meetingsthen just 20 years old and without experience above Low-A, and keeping him in t
Staten Island Advance / Posted 7 days ago
then just 20 years old and without experience above Low-A, and keeping him in the big leagues all year. Monitor Shohei Otani's status It's increasingly looking like Otani could be the key to the Yankees' offseason a and he should be. Otani,... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Manfred: MLB pace changes will happen with or without players’ unionsystem with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 7 days ago
system with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow star Japanese pitcher/outfielder Shohei Otani to leave the Pacific League’s Nippon Ham Fighters to sign with a big league team. MLB agreed last month to a framework... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Commissioner: MLB pace changes will happen with or without unionsystem with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 7 days ago
system with Japan to replace the deal that expired Nov. 1, one that would allow star Japanese pitcher/outfielder Shohei Otani to leave the Pacific League's Nippon Ham Fighters to sign with a big league team. MLB agreed last month to a framework... Read more
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New York Daily News
MLBPA sets Monday deadline to solve Shohei Otani posting issueORLANDO — Rob Manfred hopes that Shohei Otani’s posting situation will be resol
New York Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
ORLANDO — Rob Manfred hopes that Shohei Otani’s posting situation will be resolved which would allow him to play in the majors in 2018. MLBPA has set a Monday deadline to resolve the issue. The current issue is that the posting fee would be the... Read more
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TSN
MLBPA sets Monday posting deadlineto Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. Breaking: players union sets Monday deadline t
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. Breaking: players union sets Monday deadline to resolve posting issue. So in 4 days otani could know if he'll be able to jump to mlb in '18. The deadline should reveal whether Japanese dual-sensation Shohei... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
MLB seeks a new posting agreementplace a new posting system agreement with Japan by early December, a deal that
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
place a new posting system agreement with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. MLB Chief Legal Officer Dan Halem said a new framework has been agreed to... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
AP Sports Digest,1st Lda new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that w
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 7 days ago
a new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. By Baseball Writer Ronald Blum. SENT: 520 words,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Shohei Otani Reportedly in Limbo Due to MLBPA Posting-Rule ObjectionsThe Major League Baseball Players Association is reportedly holding up Shohei O
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
The Major League Baseball Players Association is reportedly holding up Shohei Otani's move to the United States after challenging the posting agreement between MLB and Nippon Professional Baseball. On Wednesday, FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman reported... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
MLB hopes for new Japan posting deal by early Decemberplace a new posting system agreement with Japan by early December, a deal that
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 days ago
place a new posting system agreement with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. MLB Chief Legal Officer Dan Halem said a new framework has been agreed to... Read more
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New York Daily News
Yankees inquired about Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stantonmight be excessive. The Bombers are also going to heavily pursue the Babe Ruth
New York Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
might be excessive. The Bombers are also going to heavily pursue the Babe Ruth of Japan, 23-year-old, two-way star Shohei Otani if he gets posted this offseason, as expected, possibly bringing another cheap, dynamic, young bat (and pitcher) to a... Read more
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New York Daily News
Starting pitching is top of Steinbrenner’s wish list for Yankeeshis opt-in), Sonny Gray, Jordan Montgomery and Severino. They plan to seriously
New York Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
his opt-in), Sonny Gray, Jordan Montgomery and Severino. They plan to seriously pursue 23-year-old, two-way star Shohei Otani if he is posted from Japan, as expected. And they could also bring back valuable leader CC Sabathia on a one-year deal,... Read more
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New York Daily News
Mets GM doesn't want fans to get hopes up about Shohei OtaniORLANDO — Sandy Alderson said he is excited at the prospect of seeing Japanese
New York Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
ORLANDO — Sandy Alderson said he is excited at the prospect of seeing Japanese star Shohei Otani play in the major leagues next season. The Mets GM, however, tried Wednesday to dull fans' excitement at the prospect of getting to see the 23-year-old... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Atkins: Blue Jays not against pursuing free agents tied to compensationa tentative framework on a new posting system with Nippon Professional Baseball
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 8 days ago
a tentative framework on a new posting system with Nippon Professional Baseball. That’s a necessary step before Shohei Otani can be up for bidding. “I’m hopeful we’ll have a new system in place in which players can be posted by the NPB in... Read more
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KTVN Reno
MLB hopes for new Japan posting deal by early Decembera new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that w
KTVN Reno / Posted 8 days ago
a new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. MLB Chief Legal Officer Dan Halem said Wednesday a new framework has been... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
MLB hoping for new Japan posting deal by early Decembera new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that w
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
a new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. MLB Chief Legal Officer Dan Halem said Wednesday a new framework has been... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
MLB hopes for new Japan posting deal by early Decembera new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that w
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 8 days ago
a new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. MLB Chief Legal Officer Dan Halem said Wednesday a new framework has been... Read more
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New York Daily News
MLB hopes for new Japan posting deal by early Decembera new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that w
New York Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
a new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. MLB Chief Legal Officer Dan Halem said Wednesday a new framework has been... Read more
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TSN
MLB hopes for new posting deal by Decembera new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that w
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
a new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. MLB Chief Legal Officer Dan Halem said Wednesday a new framework has been... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
MLB Hopes For New Japan Posting Deal By Early Decembera new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that w
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 8 days ago
a new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. MLB Chief Legal Officer Dan Halem said Wednesday a new framework has been... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
MLB hopes for new Japan posting deal by early Decembera new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that w
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
a new agreement on a posting system with Japan by early December, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Otani to start negotiations with big league teams. MLB Chief Legal Officer Dan Halem said Wednesday a new framework has been... Read more
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