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Free Agents Quick Notes: November 18, 2010 (UPDATE 2)

by on Nov.18, 2010 @ 5:15 pm, under NPB

The Hiroshima Carp apparently offered Seiichi Uchikawa a 3-year deal worth 600M yen today.

Said Uchikawa about his talks with Hiroshima, "I felt they were taking this very seriously when they said this could be a historic moment [for the club].  Nomura asked that I help change the team. ... I feel really confused now.  I want to hear what other clubs have to offer, but I can't imagine throwing away the 10 years I was with Yokohama."


As mentioned earlier, the Softbank Hawks are rumored to have offered Toru Hosokawa a 4-year deal worth 500M yen.

Hosokawa's impression of his talks: "We had a nice talk.  And they gave more a solid offer. ... It's all about how much they need me as a catcher and how often they plan on using me."