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Yokohama Bay Stars re-sign Takayuki Shinohara to a two-year deal

by on Dec.09, 2011 @ 12:41 am, under NPB

The Yokohama Bay Stars re-signed 35-year-old Takayuki Shinohara to a two-year deal worth a total 80M yen (includes incentives and bonuses) on Thursday.  Shinohara's contract will remain at 12M yen next season.

In other FA news:

The Bay Stars met with Masaaki Koike for the first time on Thursday and reportedly offered the 31-year-old OF a multi-year deal.

Said GM Shigeru Takada, "Koike is a right-handed, can play the oufield, and can hit.  He fills a need."