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[1/8/2015] Rakuten Eagles announce agreement with Gaby Sanchez

by on Jan.08, 2015 @ 5:08 pm, under NPB

The Rakuten Eagles announced earlier today that they came to terms with thirty-one-year-old infielder Gaby Sanchez. He was assigned the uniform number 3. The media is reporting the two sides agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated 250 million yen.

The Eagles released the following comment from Sanchez:

I am grateful for the opportunity to play in Japan, to play for the Rakuten Eagles. My family and I will treasure everything we experience in Japan. I can't wait to play in front of the Japanese fans. I will do my best every day to help the team win.

Source: official announcement, Nikkan Sports 1/8/2015, Daily Sports 1/8/2015, Jiji Press 1/8/2015

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