Masahiro Tanaka, a much-touted offseason purchase by the New York Yankees, has proven to be worth every penny one month into his first Major League Baseball season. And it’s a good thing for the Pinstripes, because they paid a record $175 million to lure ...
BOSTON (CBS) — In case you missed the news that broke during Christmas week, the Rakuten Golden Eagles changed course and announced that right-handed pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will be posted, thereby allowing all 30 MLB teams to make a bid for his services.
Even after signing Clayton Kershaw to a record-breaking deal, the Dodgers remain in active talks with Masahiro Tanaka’s agent. General Manager Ned Colletti said he has spoken with agent Casey Close every day this week except Thursday. Tanaka is expected ...
New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target Field. New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka delivers a pitch in the first inning against the Minnesota Twins at Target ...
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 highest evaluation and are a world ...
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New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, of Japan, throws a bullpen session while working out at the Yankees' minor league complex Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, in Tampa, Fla. New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, of Japan, throws a bullpen session while ...
Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who signed a seven-year, $155 million contract with the New York Yankees last month, didn’t waste any time when it came to spending some of that newfound wealth: on Sunday, he chartered a brand-new Boeing 787 Dreamliner ...
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Three of MLB’s bigger stars will miss significant time due to injury. The New York Yankees will be without their Japanese ace Masahiro Tanaka for at least six weeks. He went on the DL yesterday with elbow trouble following a poor outing against the ...
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, he's the guy ...
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Holding off a feisty New York Yankees outfit will be easier said than done as the Blue Jays found out Friday night in a 4-3 home loss that halted their 11-game win streak. Toronto will try to begin another winning run Saturday (1:07 p.m. ET) against the ...
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