Masahiro Tanaka has rebounded from a slow spring training start after having a procedure in October to remove a bone spur from his throwing elbow to become the New York Yankees’ opening day starter. The Yankees open against Houston on …
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Masahiro Tanaka is impressed with Japan’s performance in the World Baseball Classic. “They’ve won a couple of the tournaments but I think it’s the first time that they’ve won every single game coming up to this point,” the ...
TORONTO (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels are pushing back Shohei Ohtani's next outing as a starting pitcher to manage the workload of the two-way rookie, …
This was supposed to be Ohtani’s spot, but instead it will go to Richards. The Angels are going to push Shohei Ohtani’s next start back for “workload …
Ohtani had been scheduled to pitch against fellow Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka. Scioscia said Ohtani will still be available to hit against New York. …
Masahiro Tanaka's fantasy baseball value was destined to rise as sharply as his splitter dives, even before he agreed to a seven-year, $155 million contract with the Yankees. So let's get to know the Japanese righthander before owners …
Jake Kring-Schreifels of MLB.com provides an update on Masahiro Tanaka's recovery and return: After a successful bullpen session Thursday and some more long-toss throwing Friday, Masahiro Tanaka appears ready to make his first start …
Masahiro Tanaka threw 160 pitches in Game 6 of the Japan Series for Rakuten this past November. He then came back the next night and got the final three outs in relief to save Rakuten's series-clinching victory. It's the stuff of legends. It's …