NEW YORK — Sometimes you just have to dig out the good news, and for the Rays on Friday it may well have been that they didn't get no-hit in a 6-1 loss. Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka looked so good, and made the Rays hitters look …
Tonight’s Yankees-Red Sox game was, for once, short—the shortest of my life. That was courtesy of a pitchers’ duel between Masahiro Tanaka and Chris Sale, in which both were excellent but in wholly different ways. Sale was …
NEW YORK (CBS/AP) — Boston Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy apologized for saying pitchers such as Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka shouldn’t be allowed translators on the mound and should instead “learn baseball language.” …
In the past: A standout in Japan, Tanaka became last winter’s most prized commodity. The Yankees had already signed a slew of Major League free agents, but their biggest splash of a nearly half-billion-dollar offseason was a seven-year, …
BOSTON (AP) -- New York Yankees starters failed to record a complete game in all of 2016 -- the first time in franchise history that's happened. Masahiro Tanaka ended that slump this season before April was up. Tanaka pitched a three …
The Yankees made major waves Wednesday signing Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka to a contract worth seven years and $155 million. The deal isn't only the largest contract ever for an international free agent, but is the fifth largest …
New York - The New York Yankees have announced Masahiro Tanaka has a partially torn ligament in his throwing elbow. The injury may ultimately require season-ending Tommy John surgery. Today the Yankees announced their star pitcher …
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 …
NEW YORK (AP) -- Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is going to be out at least a month because of tendinitis in his …
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