[3/23/2018] Kyosuke Takagi makes it back to the seventy-man roster

The Yomiuri Giants announced today that they added Ikusei pitcher Kyosuke Takagi to their seventy-man roster. His uniform number will change from 028 to 57. His new contract will be worth an estimated 4.2 million yen.

In March 2016, Takagi was suspended for a year because he was caught gambling on baseball. The Giants gave him another chance by signing him to an Ikusei contract in March 2017.

Source: Yomiuri 3/23/2018, Tokyo Sports 3/23/2018, Nikkan Sports 3/23/2018, Daily Sports 3/23/2018

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