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Wednesday, December 01, 2021

Padres To Sign Nick Martinez To Four-Year Deal

The Padres are signing Nick Martínez to a four-year, $20MM contract, reports Jeff Passan of ESPN (Twitter link). The right-hander has spent the past four seasons pitching in Japan’s Nippon Professional Baseball. His contract with the NPB’s Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks just expired today, but his representatives worked quickly to find him a big league landing spot before the anticipated transactions freeze.

Martínez is making his return to the majors for the first time since 2017.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: December 01, 2021 at 10:50 PM | 1 comment(s)
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