StatsLLC: Dec 16 / 12:00a ET
News: The Texas Rangers have signed Fujikawa to a one-year deal with a club option for 2016, announcing the deal Tuesday. His deal with the Rangers includes a $1 million base salary for 2015, plus incentives.
Impact: Fujikawa spent the last two seasons with the Chicago Cubs, but missed much of that time after Tommy John elbow reconstruction surgery in June 2013. He had 27 appearances with a 5.04 ERA with the Cubs. He had 31 strikeouts and eight walks in 25 innings. Before the Cubs, Fujikawa spent 12 seasons with the Hanshin Tigers, compiling a record of 42-25 with 220 saves and a 1.77 ERA.
Rotowire: Dec 15 / 7:02a ET
News: Fujikawa has signed a one-year, $1.1 million deal with the Rangers, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports.
Impact: The contract will also offer bonuses, likely tied to Fujikawa's numbers of appearances and other incentives. Fujikawa should slot in as a late-inning option in front of Rangers closer Neftali Feliz this season.