The Chiba Lotte Marines announced today that they are going to sign thirty-five-year-old pitcher Cha-Seung Baek. He has been assigned the uniform number 55.
Lotte gave Baek a tryout at QVC Marine on July 28. He was playing for the BC League's Musashi Heat Bears this year.
According to a report by Daily Sports, the two sides agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated five million yen.