Former Houston Astros closer Roberto Osuna may not be returning to the majors, but he is still getting paid handsomely. Nikkan Sports reported that Osuna will be staying with the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks for the foreseeable future. He has signed a four year deal worth ¥4 billion, or approximately $26.5 million. Former Houston Astros closer... Continue Reading →
Trevor Bauer headed to Nippon Professional Baseball in an attempt to resurrect his career. If the SoftBank Hawks have their way, Bauer may never leave. According to Yahoo Japan, the Hawks are interested in signing Bauer as he enters free agency this offseason. Other NPB teams are also interested in his services per the report.... Continue Reading →
Shuta Ishikawa is no longer lost in the shuffle for the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks. He carved his name into the record books with his no-hitter.