Yankees, Mariners first to sign Chinese players
BEIJING -- The New York Yankees and the Seattle Mariners have each signed two Chinese players, and there may be more to come.
The Yankees signed two 19-year-old players Monday -- left-handed pitcher Kai Liu and catcher Zhenwang Zhang. On Wednesday, the Mariners added catcher Wei Wang and infielder-outfielder Yu Bingjia.
All four signed minor league contracts, becoming the first players from China to join major league organizations.
"I think more will be signing but ...
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