Saturday, December 28, 2013
A 30-day window for Major League Baseball clubs to make offers to Masahiro Tanaka, star pitcher for the Japan Series champion Rakuten Eagles, began Thursday with several expected bidders.
Thursday, December 26, 2013
Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is set to move to the majors next season after his Japanese team Rakuten Eagles announced Wednesday it was prepared to let him leave, reversing its earlier rejection.
Monday, December 23, 2013
South Korean star Choo Shin-Soo has agreed to a seven-year contract worth US$130 million with the Texas Rangers, a report on Major League Baseball's website said Saturday.
Sunday, December 22, 2013
The Baltimore Orioles have decided not to sign free-agent closer Grant Balfour on a proposed two-year deal because the club “wasn't satisfied” with the Australian's physical examination.
Taiwan was ranked 4th in the Men's Baseball World Rankings updated by the International Baseball Federation (IBAF) under the name Chinese Taipei.
Saturday, December 21, 2013
Outfielder Carlos Beltran and the New York Yankees have finalized a US$45 million, three-year contract.
Though the Los Angeles Dodgers fell just one step shy of the World Series last season, they proved to be the kingpins when it came to drawing huge crowds and ruling the roost on social media.
Friday, December 20, 2013
Taiwanese pitcher Chien-Ming Wang clinched a deal this week with the Cincinnati Reds that will see him play in the minor leagues with an invitation to the spring training session of the major leagues, his agent said Thursday.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Star Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka on Tuesday told his club he wants to try his hand in Major League Baseball, hours after a new “posting” system was announced that makes switching to the United States easier.
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
The claim that an Australian player was approached with an offer to fix a game during the Asia Series held in Taiwan in November was a “fabricated lie,” Taiwan's Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL) said yesterday.2 Comments