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[9/15/2018] Yokohama planning to extend Neftali Soto’s contract

The media learned on September 13 that the Yokohama Bay Stars offered Neftali Soto a two-year deal. The Bay Stars hold an option for the 2019 season, but decided to tack on another year based on his performance this year.

Source: Nikkan Sports 9/14/2018, Sports Hochi 9/14/2018, Daily Sports 9/14/2018

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[11/10/2017] Yokohama Bay Stars reach agreements with Soto, Barrios

The Yokohama Bay Stars announced that they reached agreements with twenty-eight-year-old Neftali Soto and twenty-nine-year-old Edison Barrios.

According to media reports, Barrios agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated twenty million yen. Soto agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated thirty-five million yen.

Source: Yokohama 11/10/2017 (Soto), Yokohama 11/10/2017 (Barrios), Sports Hochi 11/10/2017, Sports Hochi 11/10/2017, Daily Sports 11/10/2017

[UPDATE 11/11 @ 9:03pm]

According to the latest reports, Soto agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated thirty-five million yen and Barrios to a one-year deal worth an estimated twenty million yen.

Source: Daily Sports 11/11/2017

[UPDATE 1/25 @ 9:27pm]

The Bay Stars held press conference for Soto and Barrios today. Soto was assigned the uniform number 99, Barrios the number 42.

Source: Yokohama 1/25/2018 (Soto), Yokohama 1/25/2018 (Barrios)


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[11/2/2017] Yokohama Bay Stars giving Neftali Soto a look

The Yokohama Bay Stars gave twenty-eight-year-old Neftali Soto a two-day tryout at their Ni-gun facilities (October 31, November 1). He played in a batting practice scrimmage during his tryout and hit four over the fence. He also took fielding practice at third, first, and left. Yokohama has not yet made a decision on Soto.

Source: Sports Hochi 11/2/2017, Sponichi 11/2/2017

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