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  1. Mariners acquire ex-Hawks star LeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Japan Times

    ... are excited to see how that translates to our team." Lee will join starter Hisashi Iwakuma and new outfielder Norichika Aoki in Seattle. He will participate in a major league spring training camp as he vies for a regular position against another new ...

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  2. KC Royals: What KC Knows About Hitting That Others MissRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Kings of Kauffman

    October 23, 2014; San Francisco, CA, USA; Kansas City Royals right fielder Norichika Aoki bats in the batting cage as outfielder Raul Ibanez looks on during workouts the day before game three of the 2014 World Series at AT&T Park. Mandatory Credit: Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports The KC Royals won the 2015 World Series for a reason.

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  3. The Layup Drill - Departures, resurgences, and beginningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... pitcher behind Felix Hernandez in the pitching rotation. Although Iwakuma is leaving, we can say hello to Norichika Aoki. The 34-year-old outfielder was signed as a free agent from the San Francisco Giants. Aoki was signed as new Mariners general ...

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  4. MLB notebook: Blue Jays name Adkins as GMRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | WAPT-TV Jackson

    ... million per season with the Red Sox. ---The Seattle Mariners announced the signing of free agent outfielder Norichika Aoki to a one-year contract with a mutual option for 2017. The 33-year-old Aoki has spent the past four seasons in the major ...

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  5. M's sign outfielder Aoki to 1-year contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... performance bonuses. 'Hello, Seattle,' he said in opening an afternoon news conference at Safeco Field. 'I'm Norichika Aoki, and I'm glad to meet you. I came to Seattle for the coffee - and also to win a World Series.' They were Aoki's only words in ...

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  6. Report: Mariners reach agreement with OF Nori AokiRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2015 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park on August 21, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Kansas City Royals' Norichika Aoki celebrates after hitting a two-run triple during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers, Sunday, Sept. 21, ...

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  7. Mariners want to sign Aoki: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | The Japan Times

    The Seattle Mariners have added free agent Norichika Aoki to their list of acquisition targets for next season, The News Tribune said Monday. According to the Tacoma-based newspaper, the 33-year-old San Francisco Giants left fielder, who finished the season on the disabled list due to recurrent concussion symptoms, has been drawing interest from the Mariners, who are desperate to fill their outfield.

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  8. Blue Jays should be more aggressive on international marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2015 | Jays Journal

    ... the departure of players who they held under contract. Players such as Ichiro Suzuki , Daisuke Matsuzaka , Norichika Aoki, Yu Darvish and Masahiro Tanaka joined the MLB under this system. The posting system was replaced with a broader system in ...

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  9. Orioles figure to bid on Korea's Ah-Seop SonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | CBS Sports

    ... 13 homers, 54 RBIs and 11 stolen bases for the Lotte Giants in 2015. He has been compared to major leaguer Norichika Aoki. Once he is posted, any major league team wanting to negotiate with Son needs to submit a blind bid within four days. The ...

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  10. Giants decline options on Marlon Byrd, Norichika AokiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | MSNBC

    Byrd was an easy call, as his contract called for an $8 million salary and required no buyout to avoid. Acquired from the Reds on August 20, he hit well in 39 games for the Giants but finished the season with a modest .247 batting average and .743 OPS in 135 games overall.

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  11. Matthew David's Blueprint to SucsesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2015 | South Side Sox

    ... great clubhouse leadership, lastly he brings an attidtude with him but its a good kind of attitude. No.4: Norichika Aoki (1year/$5.5million) For me I felt like Aoki fit in really good with my ofseason plan and Aoki is a guy who will bat near .300 ...

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  12. Giants to exercise Aoki's option: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | The Japan Times

    The San Francisco Giants will pick up the $5.5 million option on Japanese outfielder Norichika Aoki on "presuming he continues to heal", CBSSports.com reported on Friday. Aoki secured a regular place in the lineup after joining the Giants this season, putting up a .317 batting average over the first half of the campaign.

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  13. Taking stock of this season's overachievers, underachieversRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | The Japan Times

    ... Tokyo when he broke Ichiro Suzuki's record of 210 hits in a game against the Yakult Swallows. Swallows player Norichika Aoki, that year's Central League batting title winner and also a 200-hit hitter, warmly applauded Murton from his position in ...

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  14. Giants will probably pick up Norichika Aoki's optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    The Giants hold a $5.5-million option on Norichika Aoki with a $700,000 buyout, which means the team has to decide if they want Aoki back for an extra $4.8 million. According to Jon Heyman , the answer is likely to be yes, but with one big caveat: The Giants will pick up the $5.5-million option of Nori Aoki presuming he continues to heal .

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  15. Where the 2015 Giants hit the ballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... creative with outfield alignments, either. There's no way for other teams to recreate what Juan Perez did to Norichika Aoki in Game 7 last year. Except with Norichika Aoki. Posey hits the ball everywhere. He's incredible. Where did he go? Feels like ...

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  16. Giants' Aoki pleased to be back on fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | The Japan Times

    San Francisco Giants outfielder Norichika Aoki said Monday it was great to be back as he resumed batting practice after a spell away from the team due to health issues. "It felt great.

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  17. Swallows close in on Central League pennantRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2015 | The Japan Times

    ... man Shogo Akiyama had his 209th hit with two games remaining in the season. Akiyama's total is now tied with Norichika Aoki for third highest in the record book behind Ichiro Suzuki's 210 and Matt Murton's 214. At Yafuoku Dome, Brandon Laird brought ...

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  18. U.S. media reports Son A-seop's possible move to Major LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | English Dong-A

    ... More than anything, there are already many left-handed batters and outfielders in the Major League. In fact, Norichika Aoki (San Francisco) who moved to the Major League in 2012 after posting a cumulative batting average of 0.329 for eight years as ...

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  19. Giants loseRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... a run against the Diamondbacks at AT&T Park was June 13, when the Giants still thought they were in a race. Norichika Aoki (deceased) walked, and Joe Panik (deceased) doubled him to second. Casey McGehee got a hit in that game, if you were looking ...

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  20. The 2016 Giants payroll and how Marlon Byrd *doesn't* have to mess up the offseasonRead the original story

    Sep 10, 2015 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... 4.21 PA per Giants game since coming over. The Giants might want it to happen if they believe that Byrd and Norichika Aoki for a combined $13.5 million would be more cost-efficient than attempting to find a new left fielder through free agency. They ...

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