Thirty-year-old pitcher Brian Schlitter is scheduled to join the Seibu Lions for fall camp on November 10. He passed a physical on November 8. Assuming no issues, the Lions are planning to sign him to a contract.
Source: Nikkan Sports 11/9/2016
[UPDATE 11/10 @ 12:45am]
Schlitter will be with the Lions until November 17.
Source: Chunichi Sports 11/9/2016