The Orix Buffaloes announced today that they reached an agreement with twenty-eight-year-old Chris Marrero. The outfielder was assigned the uniform number 12. According to media reports, the two sides agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated 400,000 US dollars.
Marrero arrived in Japan on May 29. The Buffaloes are planning to hold a press conference for him on June 1.
[UPDATE 6/1 @ 9:27pm]
The Buffaloes held a press conference for Marrero at Kcyocera Dome earlier today.
Source: Orix 6/1/2017