The Yokohama Bay Stars are apparently very close to finalizing deals with both Tony Blanco (32) and Enyelbert Soto (30).
According to Nikkan Sports...
Blanco is expected to sign a two-year deal worth 500 million yen. An announcement could be made some time today. He could be assigned the number forty-two.
Soto could signed a two-year deal worth 150 million yen plus performance bonuses. An announcement about him could be made within the next couple of days.
Source: Nikkan Sports 12/11/2012