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11/30/2012: Jose Ortiz, Brian Sikorski, Doug Mathis, Hayden Penn, Edgar Gonzalez, Dicky Gonzalez

by on Nov.30, 2012 @ 10:25 pm, under NPB
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The Seibu Lions announced that they signed Jose Ortiz (35) and Brian Sikorski (38) to contracts for the 2013 season.  Ortiz will return to Seibu after joining the team in June this year; his uniform number will change from fourteen to eight.  Sikorski took a tryout with the team during fall camp and passed.  Source: official announcement

UPDATE 12/1 @ 10:23am - Ortiz's deal: 34 million yen plus performance bonuses.  Sikorski's deal: 25 million yen plus performance bonuses.  Source: Sanspo 12/1/2012

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The Chiba Lotte Marines announced that they informed Doug Mathis and Hayden Penn they will not be offered contracts for the 2013 season.  Source: official announcement

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Edgar Gonzalez was left off the Yomiuri Giants' reserved list and will become a free agent.  Dicky Gonzalez has also been released and will not be returning next season.  Source: Sanspo 11/30/2012

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Chiba Lotte Marines sign both Doug Mathis and Wil Ledezma

by on Jul.27, 2012 @ 5:12 pm, under NPB
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The Chiba Lotte Marines announced today that they signed both Doug Mathis (29) and Wil Ledezma (31).

Mathis has been assigned the number thirty-six, Ledezma the number forty-seven.

Source: Official team site

UPDATE @ 7:21pm - Ledezma signed a deal worth an estimated US$400,000 (~31M yen) and Mathis a deal worth an estimated US$150,000 (~12M yen).  Source: Nikkan Sports 7/27/2012

UPDATE 7/28 @ 7:47am - The Marines see Ledezma as a power reliever and Mathis as a finesse starter.  Mathis is expected to arrive in Japan in early August; no word on Ledezma.  Lotte is also hoping that Hayden Penn is ok.  Source: Sports Hochi 7/27/2012

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Sports Hochi: Chiba Lotte Marines also looking into Doug Mathis

Chiba Lotte Marines interested in Wil Ledezma

Sports Hochi: Chiba Lotte Marines also looking into Doug Mathis

by on Jul.27, 2012 @ 1:34 pm, under NPB
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According to Sports Hochi, the Chiba Lotte Marines are looking into both Wil Ledezma and twenty-nine-year-old Doug Mathis.  While the front office is apparently interested in both pitchers, they will most likely sign one or the other due to roster space issues.

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Chiba Lotte Marines interested in Wil Ledezma (includes stats)

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MLB Stats

Year Age Tm Lg W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP
2008 25 TEX AL 2 1 .667 6.85 8 4 3 0 0 0 22.1 37 20 17 3 14 2 9 0 0 1 112 2.284
2009 26 TEX AL 0 1 .000 3.16 24 2 13 0 0 1 42.2 39 17 15 4 10 0 25 2 0 0 172 1.148
2010 27 TEX AL 1 1 .500 6.04 13 0 7 0 0 0 22.1 30 15 15 7 11 0 10 0 0 0 100 1.836
  3 3 .500 4.84 45 6 23 0 0 1 87.1 106 52 47 14 35 2 44 2 0 1 384 1.615

MiLB Stats

Year Age Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP
2005 22 NORW A- TEX 4 7 .364 2.68 17 16 0 0 0 0 84.0 78 33 25 2 17 0 78 6 0 7 346 1.131
2006 23 CALL A+ TEX 10 7 .588 4.18 26 25 1 2 1 0 150.2 160 76 70 14 47 1 109 8 1 8 641 1.374
2006 23 TL AA TEX 0 0   3.60 2 2 0 0 0 0 10.0 14 5 4 0 5 1 10 1 0 0 49 1.900
2007 24 ARIZ Rk TEX 0 0   16.88 1 1 0 0 0 0 2.2 7 5 5 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 15 3.000
2007 24 TL AA TEX 11 7 .611 3.76 22 22 0 1 1 0 131.2 140 59 55 7 40 0 92 5 0 3 559 1.367
2007 24 PCL AAA TEX 0 3 .000 10.66 3 2 0 0 0 0 12.2 21 16 15 2 6 0 8 0 0 1 63 2.132
2008 25 ARIZ Rk TEX 0 0   4.50 1 1 0 0 0 0 2.0 1 1 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 7 0.500
2008 25 PCL AAA TEX 5 1 .833 3.35 10 10 0 0 0 0 53.2 51 28 20 7 14 0 36 1 0 0 222 1.211
2009 26 PCL AAA TEX 4 2 .667 2.84 11 10 0 2 1 0 57.0 64 23 18 3 15 0 38 2 0 4 244 1.386
2010 27 PCL AAA TEX 5 7 .417 5.66 18 15 0 1 0 0 89.0 116 61 56 7 31 0 54 5 0 4 406 1.652
2011 28 PCL AAA SFG,OAK 0 5 .000 4.27 17 17 0 0 0 0 86.1 92 49 41 6 40 0 64 4 0 4 387 1.529
2011 28 PCL AAA SFG 0 4 .000 3.60 13 13 0 0 0 0 65.0 65 33 26 5 31 0 54 3 0 4 288 1.477
2011 28 PCL AAA OAK 0 1 .000 6.33 4 4 0 0 0 0 21.1 27 16 15 1 9 0 10 1 0 0 99 1.688
2012 29 IL AAA BOS 7 6 .538 4.07 19 18 0 0 0 0 101.2 116 56 46 12 36 0 59 5 0 2 449 1.495
  46 45 .505 4.10 147 139 1 6 3 0 781.1 860 412 356 61 252 2 553 37 1 33 3388 1.423
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