We await developments, even as Kosuke Fukudome says he's going to play in the USA:
Wearing a Cub uniform, we hope (and light candles for). Paul Sullivan says a Fukudome signing could bring Japanese ad signage to Wrigley Field:
The Cubs recently announced they will increase the ad signage at Wrigley, and since more Cubs games will be televised in Japan if Fukudome signs, it makes sense that some of the ads will be in Japanese.
Gordon Wittenmyer: the Cubs could have him signed within 24 hours.
We're ready. Keep watching this space for more news later today.