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[12/24/2015] Nobuhiro Matsuda planning to stay with the Softbank Hawks

by on Dec.24, 2015 @ 9:56 am, under NPB

According to a number of media reports in Japan, Nobuhiro Matsuda has decided to stay with the Softbank Hawks after considering his options in the United States. The Hawks are expected to make an announcement today. The two sides most likely reached an agreement base around a four-year deal worth an estimated 1.6 billion yen and the uniform number 3.

Source: Daily Sorts 12/24/2015, Nikkan Sports 12/24/2015, Sponichi 12/24/2015

[UPDATE @ 6:05pm]

Incidentally, Sanspo is reporting that the four-year deal could be worth as much as 2.5 billion yen.

Source: Sanspo 12/24/2015

One comment on “[12/24/2015] Nobuhiro Matsuda planning to stay with the Softbank Hawks

  1. Burly

    Does the contract contain performance incentives in addition to the 1.6 billion yen? mlbtraderumors.com reports that the contract could be worth $20 million to $25 million, based on their sources.

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