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Aoki to sign with Brewers

Posted on: January 17, 2012 3:26 pm
The Brewers are close to agreement on a multiyear deal with three-time Japanese batting champ Norichika Aoki,'s Jon Heyman reports.

The Brewers won the rights to negotiate with Aoki with a $2.5 million posting bid last month, and their negotiating window with him was due to close at 5 p.m. Eastern time on Tuesday. Aoki, a center fielder with the Yakult Swallows, has been compared by some to Phillies center fielder Shane Victorino.

Category: MLB

Since: Sep 19, 2011
Posted on: January 17, 2012 11:03 pm

Aoki to sign with Brewers

This is a great signing for the Brewers

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