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.