The Cubs continue to make investments in the international market and take chances on pitchers recovering from injuries.
Kyuji Fujikawa finished lunch with Cubs officials and began touring Wrigley Field.
When the Cubs designated Bryan LaHair for assignment Tuesday, all indications were the slugger would wind up in Japan.
Tuesday is the deadline for MLB teams to set their 40-man roster and the Cubs made some corresponding moves.
We've already seen some MLB postseason awards, but the biggest accolades kick off this week.
The Rookie of the Year for each respective league will be announced Monday night.