The deadline to sign him is midnight tonight. A report from the the Kyodo news service in Japan states Iwakuma has already decided to remain in Japan.
Slusser's also reported the A's have rescinded their offer to free-agent third baseman Adrian Beltre. Once thought to be one of the most active teams in free agency, the A's could end up with not much of anything.
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