MLB Bidding System

Squabble Over Bidding System With Japan Could Keep Tanaka Away From YankeesMajor League Baseball is withdrawing its proposal for a new bidding system with Japan, making it uncertain whether prized pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will be on the market this offseason.
Brewers Win Bid To Negotiate With Japanese OF Aoki's team, the Yakult Swallows, said Sunday it had accepted the Brewers' bid of $2.5 million under the posting system.