According to Nikkan Sports, the Yakult Swallows have agreed to a deal with OF Lastings Milledge (26) and will be making an official announcement some time today. Milledge will most likely play left.
UPDATE @ 10:03pm - Milledge got a one-year deal worth 45M yen plus incentives. The team also has an option for a second year. He was assigned the number 85.
UPDATE 12/28 @ 11:27am - According to Sanspo, the Swallows plan to start Milledge in left and bat him fifth in the line-up behind Shingo Kawabata and Kazuhiro Hatakeyama.
Sponichi: Yakult Swallows interested in OF Lastings Milledge (includes stats)