• Kyodo


The Seibu Lions announced the signing of Taiwanese right-hander Kuo Chun-lin to a one-year contract Tuesday.

The 22-year-old Kuo helped Taiwan to a silver medal at last month’s Asian Games and pitched well against Japan in an exhibition in November. His deal is worth ¥12 million plus incentives and he also received a ¥52 million signing bonus.

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