TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Masahiro Tanaka went with his heart when deciding not to opt out of the final three seasons of his $155 million, seven-year contract signed in January 2014 with the New York Yankees. “We went into battle with these …
Nothing ventured, nothing gained. As New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka enters the most pivotal offseason of his MLB career, he'd do well to heed those four words. Here's the part where some stomachs will turn. …
Masahiro Tanaka has decided not to declare for free agency and instead will remain with the New York Yankees. As part of his original seven-year, $155 million contract signed in 2014, Tanaka had the right to opt out after his fourth season. …
NEW YORK -- Yankee pitcher Masahiro Tanaka's split-finger fastball was the mystery that Cleveland Indians hitters could not solve in Sunday's American League Division Series Game 3. New York came away with a 1-0 victory, keeping …
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Masahiro Tanaka isn’t going anywhere. The Yankees pitcher announced Friday he will not opt out of his contract. “I have decided to stay with the Yankees for the next three seasons,” the right-hander said in …
NEW YORK – This time, it was Masahiro Tanaka who was untouchable on the mound. And when the New York Yankees sent Houston ace Dallas Keuchel to an early exit, their rollicking crowd let loose with a cathartic roar that must have …
Starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka said he won't opt out of the three years and $67 million remaining on his Yankees contract. Here's what it means for the sides. Masahiro Tanaka isn't going anywhere. In a statement the Yankees …
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The Cleveland Indians lost to the New York Yankees, 1-0, in Game 3 of an ALDS on Sunday night at Yankee Stadium. The Tribe leads the series, 2-1. Game 4 is Monday night in the Bronx. The Indians lost because they …
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 …
The New York Yankees are expected to push hard for Japanese star pitcher and hitter Shohei Ohtani. Let's look at how they attracted pitcher Masahiro Tanaka for clues as to how they'll proceed. Here's what we know what it comes to …