Newman writes extensively about baseball in Japan on his blog, NPBTracker.com. He's lived in Japan and now works in Silicon Valley.
January 22, 2014
MLB Draft Kit: Overseas Scouting Report
Masahiro Tanaka just agreed to a long-term deal with the Yankees. Patrick Newman shares his scouting report on Tanaka and speculates on future Japanese imports, while Peter Schoenke breaks down the incoming Cubans.
January 30, 2013
Overseas Imports: Ryu and Fujikawa Headline 2013 Arrivals
Patrick Newman examines the players coming to MLB from Asia for the 2013 season.
January 31, 2012
Baseball Draft Kit: Japanese Imports
January 25, 2011
Coming From Japan: Overseas Baseball Primer: Japan