Nippon-Ham Fighters expected to accept bid for Yu Darvish around 8-9 pm ET tonight. Timing ideal – it will be Tuesday morning in Japan.— Jon Morosi (@jonmorosi) December 19, 2011
... at around 7-8 pm CT, according to this tweet from Fox Sports' Jon Morosi. The Nippon Ham Fighters are expected to accept the bid, and we'll find out the winning team and the amount. CBS Sports' Danny Knobler adds: "While people in baseball have speculated that it is the Blue Jays (others say Blue Jays or Rangers), the actual information has been so tightly held that it can't be sure that the speculation is accurate."