The Rakuten Eagles announced today that they reached an agreement with thirty-five-year-old outfielder Jonny Gomes. He has been assigned the uniform number three. According to media reportes, the two sides agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated 200 million yen.
The Eagles had been following Gomes the last few years. They are hoping he can become a core member of their team. He is expected to join the team shortly.