NEW YORK — Sometimes you just have to dig out the good news, and for the Rays on Friday it may well have been that they didn't get no-hit in a 6-1 loss. Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka looked so good, and made the Rays hitters look …
New York Yankees rumors about a possible Masahiro Tanaka injury are getting discussed on nearly every baseball show Monday morning (June 19). Tanaka has struggled for the Yankees this season, making a lot of MLB analysts feel that …
8/2:Masahiro Tanaka once again put together a worthy performance this afternoon at a soaked Yankee Stadium, but it wouldn’t be enough for a victory. Perhaps thrown off by a 90-minute rain delay to begin the afternoon, the 28-year-old …
NEW YORK -- Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka is expected to miss at least a month after an MRI taken Tuesday revealed a Grade 1 strain of his right forearm and tendinitis in his right wrist, according to general manager Brian …
NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka's next scheduled start has been pushed back one day as the New York Yankees attempt to get their struggling ace back on track. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Tanaka will pitch Monday night at …
The Masahiro Tanaka derby may not be getting started until 2015 after a report this morning in the New York Times which says the Rakuten Golden Eagles may not let their star pitcher leave the Japanese league for the United states. …
BOSTON -- Masahiro Tanaka pitched a three-hitter to outduel Chris Sale and earn his first shutout since 2014, and the New York Yankees beat Boston 3-0 on Thursday night for their fifth straight victory over the rival Red Sox. Tanaka (3-1) …
“Japanese hitters aren’t the best in the world. If they were, they’d be in the major leagues,” Alan Nathan, a professor emeritus of physics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign who specializes in baseball, recently told me, …
Masahiro Tanaka was on the fast track for the American League Rookie of the Year Award. Now his 2014 season — and potentially 2015 — could be in jeopardy after the Yankees revealed the right-hander has a “small” tear in his Ulnar …
NEW YORK — Sox manager John Farrell and Yankees righty Masahiro Tanaka on Wednesday stood by the need for translators to make mound visits, a topic of conversation because of Jerry Remy’s insensitive comments during the Red …