Is there anyone having a weirder season than Masahiro Tanaka? Dude is in the top fifteen when it comes to strikeouts minus walks, and yet he’s got an ERA over five. He’s been better recently! And he’s done it by… refusing to throw …
A few days ago, the New York Yankees signed Masahiro Tanaka to a $155 million contract. As Bryan Hoch of MLB.com notes, this is the fifth-highest salary for a pitcher in Major League history. But the Tanaka contract is different from the …
The morning after Masahiro got Ta-knocked around vs. Boston, the Yankees are facing a big question: What's next? The team's No. 1 starter has pitched to the tune of No. 5 starter numbers this year, and that's being generous. Tanaka has …
It is a fact that New York Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka is in the middle of his worst season in the major leagues. His 5.37 ERA looks garish, and once we take the errors out of the equation, the 5.60 RA9 looks even worse. He’s also …
Masahiro Tanaka continues to disappoint. How long can Yankees fans wait to see the if the 2016 version of Tanaka resurfaces? After another frustrating start in Seattle on Saturday, the Yankees continue to search for answers to where …
Overall, this has been a trying season for Masahiro Tanaka. Given all the success he had in Japan and in his first three seasons with the Yankees, this has to be the most difficult season of his career. This is the first time he’s really struggled.
The New York Yankees invested $175 million this season in Japanese free agent starter Masahiro Tanaka. Tanaka made his major league debut Friday night against the Toronto Blue Jays, and got a rude greeting from stateside baseball. The …
The Red Sox-Yankees rivalry has had its share of memorable moments, but Jerry Remy’s comments Tuesday …