[11/26/2016] Chunichi Dragons announce deal with Alex Guerrero

The Chunichi Dragons announced today that they reached an agreement with thirty-year-old Alex Guerrero. He was assigned the uniform number 42. They released the following comment from Guerrero:

I am happy about signing with the Chunichi Dragons for the 2017 season. I want to help the team get to the playoffs and win a championship.

According to media reports, the two sides agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated 150 million yen plus incentives.

Source: Chunichi announcement, Sports Hochi 11/26/2016, Nikkan Sports 11/26/2016

[UPDATE 1/25 @ 4:46pm]

The Dragons held a press conference for Guerrero today.

Source: Chunichi announcement

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