Derek Jeter played his final game at Wrigley on May 21st. Obviously, this was a big deal since Jeter played 5 of his 2600 career games at Wrigley. To commemorate the historic moment, the Chicago Cubs are auctioning off …
“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, …
Masahiro Tanaka
The league looked at the offseason ahead of them and saw Masahiro Tanaka and another $50 million-plus posting on the horizon. Rather than waiting for the next collective bargaining agreement to implement changes, …
I hate Masahiro Tanaka. That is, the gross, icky Dodger who smells like Tommy Lasorda's thong. BOOOOOO! BOOOOOOOOOO! YOU STINK, TANAKA! And he's so going to be a Dodger. The #Dodgers have let it be …
New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka sustained a Grade 1 hamstring strain while running the bases Friday and will miss his next scheduled start, manager Joe Girardi told reporters Sunday. Ivan Nova, …
The New York Yankees' Opening Day was spoiled by the Tampa Bay Rays to begin the MLB season. They were doomed early as ace Masahiro Tanaka managed to pitch the team out of the game in just two …
Masahiro Tanaka
The question remains on whether or not Japanese ace Masahiro Tanaka will be posted by his team, the Rakuten Golden Eagles. Tanaka had expressed his interest in Major League Baseball, but his team seems hesitant to …
With Robinson Cano, it was pretty easy. A big market didn’t exist, and Cano’s previous employer didn’t show enough desire to keep him around, and Cano, in the end, just wanted to be wanted. Wanted and made to be …
After being forced to watch the playoffs from their respective mansions for just the second time in the past 19 years at the end of last season, appropriately named General Manager Brian Cashman and the New York …
Masahiro Tanaka, the 25-year-old Japanese pitching phenomenon who signed a seven-year, $155 million deal to jump from the Japanese pro league to the New York Yankees before this season, made his much-heralded …