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A’s Win Bidding for Hisashi Iwakuma

According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, the Athletics have won the bidding for Japanese righty Hisashi Iwakuma. No word on what the winning bid was or if the Yankees were involved in the bidding at all. The Yankees might have placed a low-ball offer, but obviously were not aggressive in the bidding. In recent ...

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Bidding Closed for Japanese Free Agent Hisashi Iwakuma

According to Patrick Newman of the NPB Tracker, the bidding has closed on the recently posted Japanese right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma. All we know is that more than one team has submitted a bid and his team has until November 11 to accept the bid or not. Interest from the Yankees is unclear. They have scouted him ...

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Yankees Rumors: Yanks May Be Dark Horse Candidates to Land Hisashi Iwakuma

Yesterday the NY Post asked Yankees general manager Brian Cashman if the team was interested in recently posted Japanese starter Hisashi Iwakuma and he refused to comment. Later on in the day though Iwakuma's agent, Don Nomura, called the Yankees a dark horse bidder for his client. Now this may just be an agent trying to ...

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Yankees Rumors: Cashman Won’t Comment on Interest in Hisashi Iwakuma

Today is kinda like opening day of the postseason. 142 players declared their free agency today including Derek Jeter, Cliff Lee, and Carl Crawford. But for right now the Yankees are still waiting to talk with Jeet and cannot talk with other team's free agents for five days. One player they need to ...

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