Former Boston Red Sox pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka, now 40 years old, recently signed a one-year contract with the Seibu Lions of Japan’s Nippon Professional Baseball, according to the team. Matsuzaka signed with Seibu a year ago but missed the entire 2020 season after undergoing cervical spine surgery in July. “I’m...
Believe it or not, former Red Sox starter Daisuke Matsuzaka plans to pitch competitively in 2021. Matsuzaka, who turned 40 in September, signed a one-year deal with the Saitama Seibu Lions earlier this week, according to a report from the Japan Times. Matsuzaka missed the entire 2020 season due to injury.
Former Boston Red Sox and New York Mets pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka has himself a new contract with a familiar team. Neither father time nor undergoing cervical spine surgery can keep Daisuke Matsuzaka off the pitching rubber. The 40 year-old right hander has signed a one year contract with the Seibu Lions of the Nippon Professional Baseball League in Japan, proving once again, you can go home.