3:16 PM EDT, Fri October 31, 2014

Fantasy Update

5 hours ago
Rotoworld
Sports Hochi reports that the Fukuoka Softbank Hawks plan to offer Daisuke Matsuzaka a four-year contract worth about $3.58 million per season.
Newark Star-Ledger 3 hours ago
MLB hot stove: Daisuke Matsuzaka has offer from Japanese team

MLB hot stove: Daisuke Matsuzaka has offer from Japanese team

The right-handed pitcher reportedly has a contract offer from the Fukuoka Softbank Hawks that would pay him approximately $3.5 million per season.
Fenway Nation 4 hours ago
Japanese Team Offers Dice-K Four-Year Deal

Japanese Team Offers Dice-K Four-Year Deal

Sooner of later, baseball is a closed circle. Former Red Sox pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka may experience this hardball truism soon, as he has a contract offer from a Japanese team. The Pacific League Champion Fukuoa Softbank Hawks have offered Dice-K a four-year contract—said to be worth $3.58 million per year. Currently with the New York Metropolitans, Matsuzaka has a very specific desire in mind next year, "I want to start." Good luck, buddy.
Rotoworld 5 hours ago

Daisuke Matsuzaka to get big offer from Japan - Daisuke Matsuzaka (R) New York Mets

Sports Hochi reports that the Fukuoka Softbank Hawks plan to offer Daisuke Matsuzaka a four-year contract worth about $3.58 million per season.

Report: Japan club to offer Dice-K big deal

NEW YORK -- Daisuke Matsuzaka at the end of the season left open the possibility of returning to Japan, saying his priority is to return to a starting rotation. Daisuke Matsuzaka #16 RPNew York Mets 2014 STATS GM34 W3 L3 BB50 K78 ERA3.89 Well, Matsuzaka appears as though he will have a lucrative opportunity to do so. The Pacific League champion Fukuoka Softbank Hawks are planning to offer Matsuzaka a four-year deal to return to his native country, Sports Hochi reports.
MetsBlog Oct 30, 2014

Free agency started today at 9 a.m.

MLB’s free agency began today at 9 a.m, the day after the final out of the World Series. The Mets have an exclusive five day window to negotiate with their only free agent, Daisuke Matsuzaka, after which he can …
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