Rays announce signing of Yoshitomo Tsutsugo

Baseball / MLB Dec 17, 2019

Rays announce signing of Yoshitomo Tsutsugo

The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to a two-year, $12 million deal with Yoshitomo Tsutsugo who was made available to major league teams through the posting system by the Yokohama BayStars. The Rays, who will pay a 20 percent release fee of approximately $2.4 million ...

Yoshitomo Tsutsugo OKs  two-year deal with Rays: report

Baseball / MLB Dec 14, 2019

Yoshitomo Tsutsugo OKs two-year deal with Rays: report

Yokohama BayStars slugger Yoshitomo Tsutsugo has agreed to a two-year contract with the Tampa Bay Rays, according to a Friday report on MLB.com. The deal, not yet announced by the American League club, will reportedly be worth around $12 million once finalized, and will also ...

BayStars post Yoshitomo Tsutsugo to majors

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Nov 15, 2019

BayStars post Yoshitomo Tsutsugo to majors

The Yokohama BayStars have posted Yoshitomo Tsutsugo, Japan's 2017 World Baseball Classic cleanup hitter, to the majors, the team announced on Friday. After all 30 major league teams have been notified of the posting, Tsutsugo will have 30 days to negotiate a contract with any ...