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[5/26/2013] Hanshin Tigers announce addition of Blaine Boyer

by on May.27, 2013 @ 12:10 am, under NPB

Blaine Boyer arrived in Japan on Sunday.  The Hanshin Tigers announced on the same day that they reached an agreement with the thirty-one-year-old pitcher.  A press conference will be held on Monday.  No other details are currently available.

Source: Sponichi 5/27/2013, Daily Sports 5/27/2013


UPDATE @ 4:21pm -

The Tigers held a press conference for Boyer at the team office today.  He has been assigned the number forty-four.  He reportedly signed a one-year deal worth an estimated US$400,000.

Source: official announcement, Daily Sports 5/27/2013