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.
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.