The Yokohama Bay Stars announced today that they signed former Chunichi Dragon Enyelbert Soto (30). He was also assigned the number sixty-one. No other details are known at this time.
UPDATE @ 5:15pm - According to Sports Hochi, Soto signed a two-year deal that will pay him 75 million yen plus incentives next season. Source: Sports Hochi 12/14/2012
Nikkan Sports notes the deal is not yet official because the Bay Stars are waiting on his physical. Source: Nikkan Sports 12/14/2012
UPDATE 12/19 @ 4:52pm - Soto passed his physical. A press conference was held at the Yokohama offices today. Source: Daily Sports 12/19/2012