The Yakult Swallows announced that they reached an agreement with Mitch Dening. A press conference will be held after he joins the team at a later date.
[UPDATE 5/26 @ 7:13pm]
The Swallows held a press conference for Dening on May 26. He was assigned the uniform number 71. The two sides agreed to a contract that runs through to the end of the current season and is worth an estimated 3.6 million yen plus incentives.