According to a reports by Sports Hochi, the Nippon Ham Fightesr have asked thirty-one-year-old Chris Martin to return next season. Martin has recorded twenty-two holds and one save in thirty-three games so far this year. He has helped bridge the gap to Hirotoshi Masui.
The Fighters may be close to finalizing a two-year deal with a fairly large hike in salary.
Source: Sports Hochi 9/5/2017