The Cincinnati Reds have reportedly signed outfielder Shogo Akiyama to a 3-year deal worth more than $15M, making him the teams first Japanese player.
Today has been full of rumors relating to the Cincinnati Reds and Japanese outfielder Shogo Akiyama. We're keeping track of the latest.
The decision for Japanese outfielder Shogo Akiyama is reportedly down to the Cincinnati Reds and the San Diego Padres, and a choice is expected soon.
A report coming out of Japan says that the Cincinnati Reds are the top candidate to land Japanese outfielder Shogo Akiyama.
The Winter Meetings come to a close today, but the Cincinnati Reds have come up a little short so far in San Diego. But could Shogo Akiyama be their ticket?
Marcell Ozuna remains on the Cincinnati Reds radar, could they look at upgrading shortstop on a 1-year deal - and other winter meetings rumors for Tuesday.
The Cincinnati Reds are the only Major League Baseball team to never have a Japanese player on their roster. Two big names may be available this offseason.