[12/20/2017] Yakult Swallows reach agreement with David Huff

The Yakult Swallows announced on December 20 that they reached an agreement with thirty-three-year-old pitcher David Huff. He was assigned the uniform number 45. The Swallows are thinking about using Huff as a starter. They are also open to using him as a closer if their options struggle.

According to media reports, the two sides agreed on a one-year contract worth an estimated 1.3 million US dollars plus incentives.

Source: ZakZak 12/20/2017, Nikkan Sports 12/20/2017, Sports Hochi 12/20/2017, Sponichi 12/20/2017, Daily Sports 12/20/2017, Sanspo 12/20/2017


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