Hisashi Iwakuma RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mariners sign Hisashi Iwakuma to a minor league deal

    Hardball Talk "The Mariners just announced that they have signed Hisashi Iwakuma to a minor league deal. Iwakuma became a free agent earlier this month after the Mariners, not surprisingly, declined his $10 million option for 2018 after he made only six starts in 2017, posting a 4.35 ERA, 3.5 BB/9 and 4.6..." November 27

  • The Mariners have made an offer to bring back Hisashi Iwakuma

    Hardball Talk "Hisashi Iwakuma tells the Japan Times that the Mariners have made him an offer to return. Iwakuma became a free agent earlier this month after the Mariners, not surprisingly, declined his $10 million option for 2018. Iwakuma says that it’s “not a done deal,” but “hopefully I will be able to..." November 20

  • The Mariners decline Hisashi Iwakuma’s 2018 option

    Hardball Talk "The Seattle Mariners have declined pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma‘s $10 million club option for 2018. This is not surprising given the major shoulder injury Iwakuma sustained. He went on the disabled list in May and never returned to action, undergoing arthroscopic debridement surgery in September." November 02

  • Mariners' Hisashi Iwakuma: Undergoes arthroscopic shoulder surgery

    CBS Sports "Iwakuma underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder Friday and will resume throwing in five months. That timetable would have Iwakuma beginning his rehabilitation right around the start of spring training. As such, it isn't guaranteed that the 36-year-old will be healthy and ready to..." September 30