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New and Notes for 1/22: Some Yakult Swallows News

by on Jan.22, 2009 @ 8:04 am, under NPB

The Yakult Swallows unveiled their new uniforms for the 2009 season.

The Swallows also announced their new slogan: Just Play To Win.

Norichika Aoki is now the only remaining Swallow without a contract for a the 2009 season. When asked about his status during the new uniform press conference, Aoki said, "Contracts should be agreeable to all parties. I want to sign a contract that I am agreeable to."

And in other news, the Orix Buffaloes announced that they have signed Ryan Vogelsong. No details on the contract terms. He will be wearing the number 12.

0 comments on “New and Notes for 1/22: Some Yakult Swallows News

  1. Gwynar

    I guess they’re hoping he’ll be ready for Ichi-gun this season. While he wasn’t great in his outings with the parent club last season, he did have a couple of games where he looked pretty good.