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Yomiuri Giants: Kazunao Yamamoto and Atsushi Fukumoto added to 70-man roster

by on May.23, 2011 @ 7:27 pm, under NPB

The Yomiuri Giants held a press conference today to announce that they were adding Ikusei players Kazunao Yamamoto and Atsushi Fukumoto to the 70-man roster.  Yamamoto was assigned the number 91 (from 009) while Fukumoto got the number 58 (from 008).  The two players each signed contacts worth 4.4M yen that also included signing bonuses worth 10M yen.