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2010 Draft News and Notes: November 19, 2010

by on Nov.19, 2010 @ 6:15 pm, under NPB

Chunichi Dragons

...agreed to basic terms with Yuto Morikoshi (4th round) today.  Contract 8M yen, bonus 33M yen.

Hanshin Tigers

...agreed to basic terms with Fumiya Araki (5th round) today.  Contract 6M yen, bonus 40M yen.

Yakult Swallows

...agreed to terms with Yuki Shichijo (2nd round) today.  Contract 12M yen, bonus 70M yen.  He was also assigned the number 42.

Yokohama Bay Stars

...agreed to terms with Hiroyuki Fukuyama (6th round) today.  Contract 7.4M yen, bonus 20M yen.

Yomiuri Giants

...agreed to terms with Taichi Tanaka (3rd round) today.  Contract 5.4M yen, bonus 50M yen.

Nippon Ham Fighters

Fighters' GM Masao Yamada told reporters that they probably won't be able to sign Yuki Saito until on or after the 22nd (at the earliest) and that as of now, his press conference will likely be held in December.

Seibu Lions

...agreed to terms with Masato Kumashiro (6th round) today.  Contract 8M yen, bonus 30M yen.