Shohei Otani selects Nez Balelo as agent

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Nov 7, 2017

Shohei Otani selects Nez Balelo as agent

Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters star Shohei Otani, who is expected to move to the majors this offseason through the posting system, has chosen Nez Balelo as his agent, a source said Tuesday. Balelo has also represented outfielder Norichika Aoki, who has played for seven big ...

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