JAPANESE JOLT!! Yu Darvish, Japan’s Top Pitcher, Agrees to $60 Million Deal With Texas/Will Not Play Naked | TonyPotts | Scoop.it

ARLINGTON, Texas — Yu Darvish is coming to America to pitch.

Japan’s best pitcher and the Texas Rangers agreed before Wednesday’s deadline to a $60 million, six-year contract.

In addition to the salary, the Rangers will pay a posting fee of about $51.7 million to pay to the Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters of Japan’s Pacific League.