|Shingo Takatsu agrees to minor league deal with Chicago Cubs|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 18 January 2008 15:00|
The 39-year-old Takatsu pitched for the Chicago White Sox in 2004 and 2005 and also with the New York Mets in 2005.
He had a Japanese Central League record 286 saves for the Yakult Swallows for them from 1991-2003 and again in 2006-7. He has 27 major leagues saves in 31 chances, including 19 of 21 for the White Sox in 2004.