Thinks around seven teams, including the Texas Rangers, Toronto Blues, and New York Yankees, could be interested.
Notes a Boston Globe article by Nick Cafardo from 12/11 that mentions the following quote from Mike Brown, Arizona Diamondbacks' scout and former pitching coach for the Nippon Ham Fighters: “He's the real deal. ... He's got great stuff, a great presence on the mound. He would definitely be a top pitcher here if he comes out."
Carter left a comment that mentions the following tweet by CBS Sports' Jon Heyman: "estimate of 1 mlb exec what it will take to win yu darvish: $112.5M (thats posting plus contract). im guessing a bit lower"