Yankees To Sign Ichiro Suzuki

The Yankees will sign Ichiro Suzuki, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports and Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com report.

The Phillies and others made offers, but Ichiro badly wanted to return to the Yankees, Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports (on Twitter). The deal may be in the two-year, $12-14MM range.

The 39-year-old posted a .283/.307/.390 batting line in 663 plate appearances for the Mariners and Yankees this past season.

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