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Red Sox made Koji Uehara feel wanted

Sometimes minor signings go under the radar. Maybe Koji Uehara will be that guy. Uehara was signed at the Winter Meetings, but the Red Sox made it official on Tuesday after he passed his physical.

Uehara said through interpreter Mikio Yoshimura that the biggest reason he signed was “The Boston Red Sox expressed the strongest desire to acquire me.”

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