[12/6/2018] Yomiuri Giants reach agreement with Hisashi Iwakuma

The Yomiuri Giants announced that they reached an agreement with thirty-seven-year-old Hisashi Iwakuma. A formal agreement, followed by a press conference, will be made on a later date.

Source: Sponichi 12/6/2018, Daily Sports 12/6/2018, Nikkan Sports 12/6/2018, Tokyo Sports 12/6/2018, Sanspo 12/7/2018

[UPDATE 12/20 @ 4:35am]

The Giants held a press conference for Iwakuma on December 19. He was assigned the uniform number 21. According to media reports, Iwakuma agreed to a one-year deal worth an estimated fifty million yen.

Source: Yomiuri 12/19/2018, Daily Sports 12/19/2018, Sponichi 12/19/2018, Nikkan Sports 12/19/2018

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