The Yankees have won the bidding for Japanese import Masahiro Tanaka ... of the agreement to allow Tanaka to come to Major League Baseball. Tanaka can opt out of his contract after four years. Tanaka is the latest hot pitcher to …
NEW YORK (AP) -- Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy has apologized for his on-air remarks that pitchers such as Yankees star Masahiro Tanaka shouldn't be allowed translators on the mound. Remy apologized on Twitter a day …
Masahiro Tanaka says he chose to play for the New York Yankees because they appreciated him the most among the many teams in the majors who were chasing the prized signature of the star Japanese pitcher. "They gave me the …
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No, that honor belongs to Mr. Masahiro Tanaka, he of the $155MM contract, 6-0 record, 2.17 ERA and .914 WHIP. He's also got a 9.4 K/BB ratio, just in case you're interested in stuff like that. And just in case you're not familiar with him, …
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman told ESPN radio Friday that newly-acquired Japanese star pitcher Masahiro Tanaka has potential to a No. 3 starter. Tanaka, 25, recently signed a seven-year, $155 million deal with …
Fast forward two years, and Blue Jays’ fans are in the same boat. This time, it’s the Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles‘ pitcher Masahiro Tanaka who has captured nearly everyone’s attention. First, let’s talk a little bit about Tanaka. He is ...
Don’t look for the Marlins to reunite Rakuten Golden Eagles teammates Casey McGehee and Masahiro Tanaka here in the States now that Tanaka has been posted. Asked about the hype surrounding Tanaka, McGehee said it’s merited. …
It's hard to tell whether a bizarre new auction better reflects the sad state of the Chicago Cubs or the mania surrounding New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka. Perhaps it's a bit of both. Chicago's "Lovable Losers," who have the worst …
Masahiro Tanaka lost Sunday, for only the second time in his short MLB career. The Yankee pitcher has been outstanding this season, with an 11-2 mark and a 2.11 ERA, both stats including Sunday's loss. Tanaka allowed three …
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 …