Shun Yamaguchi determined to earn major league spot with Giants

MLB Feb 23, 2021

Shun Yamaguchi determined to earn major league spot with Giants

Shun Yamaguchi said Monday he is determined to make his mark in the majors after inking a minor league contract with the San Francisco Giants. Speaking in an online press conference from spring training in Arizona, the 33-year-old right hander said he was happy the ...

Giants sign Shun Yamaguchi to minor league deal

MLB Feb 21, 2021

Giants sign Shun Yamaguchi to minor league deal

The San Francisco Giants have signed right-handed pitcher Shun Yamaguchi to a minor league contract with an invitation to major league spring training, the club announced Saturday. The 33-year-old became a free agent after being released from a two-year contract by the AL East's Toronto ...

Blue Jays release pitcher Shun Yamaguchi

MLB Feb 14, 2021

Blue Jays release pitcher Shun Yamaguchi

The Toronto Blue Jays released Japanese right-hander Shun Yamaguchi on Friday, Major League Baseball announced, making him free to play in Japan if he chooses. The 33-year-old Yamaguchi joined the Blue Jays a year ago on a two-year deal but never played in Toronto since ...

Shun Yamaguchi,  Blue Jays  finalize two-year deal

Baseball / MLB Dec 28, 2019

Shun Yamaguchi, Blue Jays finalize two-year deal

Pitcher Shun Yamaguchi has signed a deal with the Toronto Blue Jays, the team said on its official website on Friday. The 32-year-old right-hander was the first-ever player posted to the majors by the Yomiuri Giants when the NPB team made him available for negotiation ...