News Display Mode
Compact
Expanded
Aderlin Rodriguez
Returning to MLB
1BFree Agent
January 16, 2021
Rodriguez signed a minor-league contract with the Detroit Tigers on Saturday.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Cory Spangenberg
Sticking in Saitama
OFSaitama Seibu Lions
January 14, 2021
Spangenberg signed a one-year contract worth approximately 80 million yen ($771,000) to remain with the Lions on Thursday, Yahoo! Japan reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Rusney Castillo
Joins Golden Eagles
OFTohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles
January 9, 2021
Castillo signed with the Golden Eagles on Saturday.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Tomoyuki Sugano
Back with Giants
PYomiuri Giants
January 7, 2021
Sugano will return to the Giants for the 2021 season, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Eric Thames
Latches on with Giants
1BYomiuri Giants
December 29, 2020
Thames signed a contract with the Giants on Tuesday, Yahoo! Japan reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Justin Smoak
Signs with Giants
1BYomiuri Giants
December 29, 2020
Smoak signed with the Giants on Tuesday, Jeff Passan of ESPN reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Adeiny Hechavarria
Signs with Marines
2BChiba Lotte Marines
December 25, 2020
Hechavarria signed a one-year contract with the Marines on Friday, The Japan Times reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Fernando Romero
Signs with BayStars
PYokohama DeNA BayStars
December 18, 2020
Romero signed a contract with the BayStars on Saturday, Dan Hayes of The Athletic reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Robert Suarez
Re-signs with Hanshin
PHanshin Tigers
December 13, 2020
Suarez signed a one-year deal with the Tigers on Sunday that includes a player option for a second season, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Adam Conley
Signs with Golden Eagles
PTohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles
December 12, 2020
Conley signed a contract with the Golden Eagles on Saturday, Craig Mish of SportsGrid.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Wei-Yin Chen
Joining Tigers for 2021
PHanshin Tigers
December 11, 2020
Chen signed a contract with the Tigers on Friday, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Tomoyuki Sugano
Likely to bolt NPB for MLB
PFree Agent
December 7, 2020
Sugano will be able to negotiate a contract with MLB teams beginning at 8 p.m. ET on Tuesday after the Giants agreed to post the right-handed pitcher, Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Haruki Nishikawa
Likely headed to North America
OFFree Agent
December 7, 2020
The Fighters posted Nishikawa on Dec. 3, making the outfielder eligible to negotiate with MLB teams on a contract over the next 30 days, The Japan Times reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Kohei Arihara
Bound for MLB
PFree Agent
December 7, 2020
Arihara is expected to sign with an MLB team this offseason after the Fighters posted him Nov. 26, David Adler of MLB.com reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Cy Sneed
Signs on with Swallows
PTokyo Yakult Swallows
December 2, 2020
Sneed agreed to a contract with the Swallows on Friday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Neftali Soto
Re-signs with BayStars
2BYokohama DeNA BayStars
December 1, 2020
Soto agreed to a three-year deal with the BayStars on Tuesday, Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Robbie Erlin
Signs with Nippon-Ham Fighters
PHokkaido Nippon-Ham Fighters
November 30, 2020
Erlin has agreed to a one-year contract with the Nippon-Ham Fighters, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Jose Osuna
Signs with Swallows
1BTokyo Yakult Swallows
November 26, 2020
Osuna signed a one-year contract with the Swallows on Friday, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Tsuyoshi Wada
Settles for no-decision in Game 4
PFukuoka SoftBank Hawks
November 25, 2020
Wada allowed one run on three hits and one walk while striking out two over two innings in Wednesday's win over the Giants in Game 4 of the Japan Series. He didn't factor into the decision.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Matt Moore
Lasts seven innings in Game 3 win
PFukuoka SoftBank Hawks
November 24, 2020
Moore (7-3) fired seven hitless innings Tuesday as he earned the win against the Giants in Game 3 of the Japan Series. He allowed two walks while striking out five.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Alfredo Despaigne
Drives in six runs
OFFukuoka SoftBank Hawks
November 22, 2020
Despaigne went 1-for-3 with a home run and six RBI in Sunday's win over the Giants in Game 2 of the Japan Series.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Kodai Senga
Whiffs six in Game 1 win
PFukuoka SoftBank Hawks
November 22, 2020
Senga (12-6) tossed seven scoreless innings Saturday as he earned the win against the Giants in Game 1 of the Japan Series. He allowed three hits and three walks while striking out six.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Raul Alcantara
Receives loss for final opener
PDoosan Bears
November 17, 2020
Alcantara surrendered four runs through five innings during Tuesday's defeat to NC in Game 1 of the Korean Series. He ceded seven hits while fanning and hitting two batters.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Akira Nakamura
Homers twice in win
OFFukuoka SoftBank Hawks
November 17, 2020
Nakamura went 2-for-4 with two home runs and four RBI in Sunday's win over the Marines.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Kodai Senga
Strikes out eight in no-decision
PFukuoka SoftBank Hawks
November 17, 2020
Senga allowed three runs on eight hits and no walks while striking out eight over seven innings in Saturday's win over the Marines. He didn't factor into the decision.
ANALYSIS
Subscribe now to instantly reveal our take on this news.
Get More News