According to a report by Nikkan Sports, the Orix Buffaloes are exploring options on the overseas market. One player at the top of their list is Chris Marrero. There are rumors the Buffaloes might already be close to finalizing a deal involving the twenty-eight-year-old outfielder.
Andrew Baggarly (San Jose Mercury News) and Jon Heyman (FanRag Sports) have tweeted reports confirming the rumors. Comcast SportsNet has also posted a report.