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11/9/2012: Ichiro Suzuki, Koji Uehara, Daisuke Matsuzaka, Kyuji Fujikawa

by on Nov.09, 2012 @ 4:01 pm, under MLB

The Yankees are talking to Ichiro Suzuki's agent.  Source: Daily Sports 11/9/2012

The Yankees may have offered Ichiro a one-year deal worth more than US$5M (or about 400M yen).  Around five other teams, including the Reds, Giants, and Rays, have also expressed an interest.  Source: Sponichi 11/9/2012Sponichi 11/9/2012


The Balitmore Orioles are interested in a reunion with Koji Uehara.  Source: Sponichi 11/9/2012


Scott Boras told reporters that Daisuke Matsuzaka wants to continue playing in the Majors next year.  A number of teams, including the Padres, are said to be interested.  Source: Sponichi 11/9/2012


Seven MLB teams, including the Dodgers and Angels, could be interested in Kyuji Fujikawa.  Source: Sanspo 11/9/2012

The Dodgers might offer Fujikawa a multi-year deal worth around US$10M (about 800M yen).  Source: Sponichi 11/9/2012

The Red Sox and Angels are also interested in Fujikawa.  Source: Sponichi 11/9/2012

More than ten teams, including the Rangers, Indians, Pirates, Dodgers, and Angels, could be interested in Fujikawa.  Source: Daily Sports 11/9/2012

The Dodgers, Angels, Rangers, Cubs, Red Sox, Yankees may be interested in Fujikawa.  Source: Nikkan Sports 11/9/2012

Fujikawa updated his blog with a note about how he had a difficult time making his decision, but ultimately went with his original intentions because they made the most sense and that he felt he made the right choice.  Source: Sponichi 11/9/2012

Fujikawa first approached the Tigers about playing in the US during contract negotiations on December 12, 2007.  Source: Sports Hochi Osaka 11/9/2012