MLB Bidding System

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Squabble Over Bidding System With Japan Could Keep Tanaka Away From Yankees

Major 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.


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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.