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[7/1/2014] FA Options: Shogo Kimura (Hiroshima), Yoshihisa Hirano (Orix), Koji Aoyama (Rakuten)

by on Jul.01, 2014 @ 11:19 pm, under NPB

Hiroshima's Shogo Kimura, Orix's Yoshihisa Hirano, and Rakuten's Koji Aoyama earned their domestic FA option on Tuesday with eight years of service time on the active roster.

Kimura: "It is a right I earned, so I will consider all my options."

Hirano: "I have nothing to say about the option at the time."

Aoyama: "I am grateful to the manager, coaches.  I am also grateful to all the coaches I had before I turned pro."

Source: Sports Hochi 7/1/2014Sports Hochi 7/1/2014, Sports Hochi 7/1/2014, Sponichi 7/1/2014