Masahiro Tanaka ended that slump this season before April was up. Tanaka pitched a three-hitter to outduel Chris Sale and earn his first shutout since 2014, and the Yankees beat Boston 3-0 on Thursday night. Tanaka (3-1) struck out …
SEATTLE – For the first time in a month, the offense that helped lift the Seattle Mariners back into playoff contention went absent and on a day Hisashi Iwakuma was far from his best. Rookie Gary Sanchez kept up his torrid stretch with his …
If you can believe it, we're only weeks away from spring training. And if you're a Yankees fan, there's a new pitching ace on the staff you can keep your eye on: Masahiro Tanaka. The Yankees signed him this past week from his Japanese …
Dave Brown is right: the Yankees really should retire the number. At his press conference, Masahiro Tanaka admits to knowing next to nothing about New York. He intends to find out by "looking stuff up." We often point out that teams …
The Yankees made a substantial investment in Masahiro Tanaka ($155 million contract plus $20 million posting fee), the latest hyped Japanese pitcher to make the jump to the big leagues and the early returns suggest he is worth every …
NEW YORK – Masahiro Tanaka made it all the way through spring training. He threw every bullpen, made every start, and never once complained about pain or discomfort in his elbow. His final spring outing was completed on Tuesday, …
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) …
New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, of Japan, reacts as Boston Red Sox's Andrew Benintendi runs the bases after hitting a home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, June 6, 2017, in New York. (AP …
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The New York Yankees reportedly signed Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka to a seven-year ... take a look at their pitching staff. Yankees pitchers ranked 18th in the majors in 2013 with a 3.94 ERA. They really haven’t gotten much …
In a weak free agent class, Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka drew interest from a slew of teams, but it was ultimately the New York Yankees that reportedly landed the services of the 25-year old hurler on Wednesday morning. That $155 …