New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka pitches during the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Detroit Tigers Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017, in Tampa, Fla. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke) New York Yankees starting …
TOKYO — Masahiro Tanaka, the Japanese pitcher who went 24-0 last year, is headed for a major payday in the United States. Hiroshi Mikitani, the Internet billionaire whose company has rights to Tanaka, won’t fare nearly as well. After …
Mai Satoda isn’t a star in America like her husband, New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanka. She’s more often seen in the stands than on TV or in the headlines. That wasn’t true in Japan. Satoda was a star in her own right at home, a …
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, …
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka will start the New York Yankees' opener April 6 against Toronto. Manager Joe Girardi made the expected announcement on Friday. Tanaka was an All-Star last year during his first season in the …
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 …
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 …
Masahiro Tanaka is expected to participate in all drills in Spring Training as reports indicated the New York Yankees star pitcher is not experiencing pain in his right elbow. Tanaka, who was acquired by the Yankees last season via a seven …
To commemorate the historic moment, the Chicago Cubs are auctioning off the chair that Masahiro Tanaka sat in in …