Sat, 23 Jan 2010 11:28:49 -0800
Updating previous reports, the Orix Buffaloes of the Japanese League have agreed to terms with free-agent OF So Taguchi (Cubs), according to The Associated Press. Terms of the deal were not released.
Mon, 18 Jan 2010 05:58:53 -0800
NPB Tracker reports the Orix Buffaloes of the Japanese League are close to signing free-agent OF So Taguchi (Cubs).
Mon, 19 Oct 2009 05:56:03 -0700
The Chicago Tribune reports the Chicago Cubs released OF So Taguchi.
Wed, 16 Sep 2009 13:42:06 -0700
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Derrick Goold reports the Chicago Cubs recalled OF So Taguchi from the minors Wednesday, Sept. 16.
Sun, 29 Mar 2009 12:41:42 -0700
The Chicago Cubs have optioned Ps Kevin Hart and Randy Wells to Triple-A Iowa, according to USAToday.com. They have also assigned C Mark Johnson, IFs Andres Blanco and Esteban German, and OFs Brad Snyder and So Taguchi to minor league camp.
Fri, 16 Jan 2009 04:25:22 -0800
ESPN.com reports the Chicago Cubs signed OF So Taguchi (Phillies) to a minor league contract with an invitation to Spring Training. He will make $900,000 if he makes the team.
Wed, 05 Nov 2008 09:48:21 -0800
The Sports Network reports the Philadelphia Phillies released OF So Taguchi Tuesday, Nov. 4.
Sat, 01 Nov 2008 10:28:24 -0700
Updating previous reports, the Philadelphia Phillies have declined the 2009 club option on OF So Taguchi, according to Todd Zolecki of The Philadelphia Inquirer. The team had a $1.25 million option on him, but took the $125,000 buyout instead.
Mon, 30 Jun 2008 13:44:07 -0700
Todd Zolecki, of The Philadelphia Inquirer, reports Philadelphia Phillies OF So Taguchi is not receiving opportunities and remains the 25th man on the team's bench. Taguchi has not started since June 1 and has only four at-bats since then.
Mon, 23 Jun 2008 14:44:17 -0700
Scott Lauber, of The Wilmington News Journal, reports Philadelphia Phillies OF So Taguchi is struggling this year, hitting just .206 in 63 at-bats. He is 0-for-13 as a pinch-hitter and his outfield defense has been shaky.