Pacific League

MLB, Nippon Professional Baseball Finalize New Posting SystemMajor League Baseball and Nippon Professional Baseball have finalized a new posting system that caps the fee for players at $20 million, a deal that may lead to star pitcher Masahiro Tanaka going on the market.
Andruw Jones Leaves The Bronx For Japan, Agrees To Deal With Rakuten EaglesThe 35-year-old Jones became a free agent after playing for the New York Yankees the last two seasons, and the Eagles said he is expected to complete a deal after undergoing a physical.
Japanese Shortstop Nishioka Cleared To Move To MLB MLB teams will have four business days to bid for the negotiating rights to the 26-year-old Nishioka, who helped the Lotte Marines win the 2010 Japan Series.