[6/12/2016] Hanshin Tigers to announce agreeement with Cody Satterwhite on June 13

According to Daily Sports, the Hanshin Tigers have reached an agreement with twenty-nine-year-old pitcher Cody Satterwhite. They are expected to make an official announcement on June 13. The Tigers have been looking for another pitcher to provide the bullpen with more stability, particularly the late-innings.

Source: Daily Sports 6/12/2016

[UPDATE 6/13 @ 4:03pm]

The Hanshin Tigers announced today that they reached an agreement with Satterwhite. The two sides agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated 300,000 US dollars. He has not yet been assigned a uniform number.

Satterwhite is set to arrive in Japan on June 15. He will join the Ni-gun team for practices as soon as he gets his work visa.

Source: Hanshin announcement, Nikkan Sports 6/13/2016, Sanspo 6/13/2016

[UPDATE 6/15 @ 9:43pm]

Satterwhite arrived in Japan today. The Hanshin Tigers are slated to hold a press conference for him on June 16.

Source: Nikkan Sports 6/15/2016

[UPDATE 6/16 @ 3:11pm]

The Tigers held a press conference for Satterwhite today. He was assigned the uniform number 75.

Source: Daily Sports 6/16/2016

Career Stats

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP
2008 21 Tigers GULF Rk DET 0 0   0.00 0.00 3 0 3 0 0 1 2.1 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 11 2.143
2008 21 Lakeland FLOR A+ DET 0 0   4.42 4.91 17 0 7 0 0 2 18.1 16 10 9 0 12 0 22 0 0 3 84 1.527
2009 22 Erie EL AA DET 4 6 .400 3.47 4.01 34 0 24 0 0 12 49.1 46 22 19 5 27 1 52 0 1 12 217 1.480
2011 24 Tigers GULF Rk DET 0 0   3.60 6.30 8 0 2 0 0 1 10.0 13 7 4 0 2 0 10 0 0 0 43 1.500
2013 26 SiouxCity AA Ind   2 1 .667 0.65 0.98 19 0 3 0 0 1 27.2 14 3 2 0 7 0 31 1 0 3 104 0.759
2013 26 St.Lucie FLOR A+ NYM 2 2 .500 2.78 4.76 16 0 4 0 0 0 22.2 24 12 7 1 13 1 23 0 0 2 104 1.632
2013 26 Scottsdale AZFL Fal   1 1 .500 2.77 4.15 11 0 7 0 0 1 13.0 12 6 4 1 4 0 13 1 0 2 56 1.231
2014 27 Binghamton EL AA NYM 3 2 .600 2.33 2.64 48 0 32 0 0 15 58.0 42 17 15 3 22 1 63 3 1 5 235 1.103
2015 28 LasVegas PCL AAA NYM 2 0 1.000 4.38 4.50 57 0 14 0 0 2 72.0 74 36 35 6 29 0 71 2 0 2 310 1.431
2015 28 LaGuaira VEWL FgW   0 2 .000 7.94 7.94 7 0 1 0 0 0 5.2 6 5 5 2 4 0 2 0 0 0 27 1.765
2016 29 SaltLake PCL AAA LAA 3 1 .750 1.80 3.60 18 0 2 0 0 0 25.0 19 10 5 2 8 0 22 0 0 0 101 1.080
Minors 14 11 .560 3.28 3.98 201 0 88 0 0 33 257.2 238 114 94 17 114 3 265 5 2 26 1105 1.366

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NPB Standings [Full]
G W L T
Hanshin 43 26 17 0
Hiroshima 46 26 19 1
Yomiuri 44 23 21 0
Yokohama 45 20 23 2
Yakult 44 19 25 0
Chunichi 46 17 26 3
G W L T
Rakuten 39 28 11 0
Softbank 46 28 18 0
Seibu 42 24 17 1
Nippon Ham 43 18 25 0
Orix 43 18 25 0
Lotte 45 12 32 1
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