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[9/2/2014] Chunichi Dragons to part ways with Alexis Gomez

by on Sep.02, 2014 @ 7:54 pm, under NPB

The Chunichi Dragons announced that they informed thirty-six-year-old outfielder Alexis Gomez that they were not going to offer him a contract for next season. They filed paperwork to place Gomez on waivers earlier today.

The Dragons released the following comment from Gomez:

"I am grateful to the fans that supported me. In my mind, Dragons' fans are number one. I will be leaving Japan, but the fight will continue. Please keep cheering for the Dragons."

Source: official announcement