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Around the NPB Horn: Abe gets a 3-year contract

by on Nov.25, 2009 @ 8:49 pm, under NPB

Chunichi Dragons

...Masahiko Morino will be the team's new player rep next season.  The vice player reps will be Hidenori, Kazuki Yoshimi, and Atsushi Fujii.

Nippon Ham Fighters

...The Fighters re-signed the following two players on Wednesday:

Kazumasa Kikuchi - 35M yen (up about 27M yen)
Shota Ono - 20M yen (up 7M yen)
Keisaku Itokazu - 18M yen (up 9M yen)

Yakult Swallows

...The Swallows re-signed Shohei Tateyama to a contract worth 110M yen (up 10M yen) plus incentives.  Tateyama will be in the second year of a three year contract.

Yomiuri Giants

...The Giants re-signed Shinnosuke Abe to a 3-year contract; he will be paid 350M yen next season (up 80M yen).  The Giants also hold an option for a 4th year.