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Hiroshima Cuts Ties with Four

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The Hiroshima Carp are turning over most of their import roster this offseason. On their way out are:

  • Scott Seabol
  • Scott McClain
  • Ben Kozlowski
  • Andy Phillips

Phillips had the best shot at returning, but Hiroshima’s impending acquisition of Justin Huber has ruled it out.

The Carp are working on new contracts for pitchers Colby Lewis and Mike Schultz.

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Four to Audition for Lotte

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The Chiba Lotte Marines are bringing in four foreign players for tryouts from November 16:

  • Bryan Corey (Boston)
  • Bill Murphy (Toronto)
  • Chris Richard (Tampa Bay)
  • Julio Zuleta (Mexican League Reynosa)

Richard is an interesting option, Corey somewhat less so, and I don’t quite see where Richard or Zuleta fit with the recent addition of Kim Tae-gyun. Zuleta also stunk up the Mexican League last season.

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-15

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  • Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-11-08:
    Shinjo returns from the 70's: #
    Twitter Weekly .. #
  • Shimizu Trade Finalized: The previously reported Naoyuki Shimizu deal to Yokohama is now complete. In an obviou.. #
  • Darvish pitched in Japan Series with a broken middle finger on his throwing hand! #
  • What’s Next for Matsui?: Hideki Matsui saw the ball well in this year’s World Series. I don’t.. #
  • Hanshin in Pursuit of Morillo: We’ve posted extensively on Hanshin’s offseason pitching shopping li.. #
  • Hisanori Takahashi to MLB? Gossip rag Gendai says he's signed with an agent: #
  • 2009 Foreign Player Rundown: By my count, there were 78 foreign players (including ikusei players) under contra.. #
  • Matsui Interest From Angels, Red Sox: The Hideki Matsui hot stove is warming up. Let’s see what the Japan.. #
  • Sanspo: Boston looking to bring back Saito: #
  • this is true @keithlaw I believe they're also repping Igarashi. RT @mlbtraderumors Wasserman Media Group Clients #
  • Interest for Igarashi: The market for Ryota Igarashi is showing it’s first signs of life. Sanspo has quot.. #
  • More on Matsui: It looks like the reports of Boston’s interest in Hideki Matsui drew quite a bit of atten.. #
  • 2010 Foreign Player Candidates: There’s always a high turnover among foreign players in Japan. This year .. #
  • Rasner Re-signs with Rakuten: According to a baseball source, Darrell Rasner has agreed to a deal to return to .. #
  • ラズナー楽天と再契約: 関係者によると、ダレル・ラズナーが楽天に復帰する契約に合意したというのが明らかになりました。楽天側は2010年のチームオプションを破棄したものの、新たな一 #
  • Golden Glove Winners: The 2009 Golden Glove Winners have been announced, and Nippon Ham dominated the Pacific L.. #
  • ね。 @daigofujiwara 僕ももちろん文句無いですが、2004年最多安打新記録を樹立した262安打で取れなかったのはどんな基準?と突っ込みたくなります。 #
  • Lotte Signs Kim: Lotte has made the first significant signing of this offseason, picking up 1st baseman Kim Tae.. #
  • Braves Interested in Kawagoe: Daily Sports has a report saying that the Braves have some interest in signing Hi.. #
  • The NPB-KBO Club Championship is on live now: #
  • Kudoh returning to the Seibu Lions for the first time since 1994: #
  • Japan-Korea Club Championship: Here it is, live on

    Watch live video from baseball?야구?野球?Béisb.. #

  • Disastrous 7th inning for Kia #
  • And the Giants scored again while I was typing that. #
  • Abe flies out to finally end it. Seven run 7th. #
  • Yes @Jbroks86 they playing the NPB-KBO game? #
  • Hiroshima After Huber: The Chugoku Shimbun is reporting that the Hiroshima Carp are close to a deal to acquire .. #
  • NPB-KBO Club Championship Notes: If you missed the NPB-KBO Club Championship, you can watched a Korean broadcas.. #
  • hearing that Juan Morillo has signed with a team in Japan. Don't touch that dial… #

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