More than 24 hours before Masahiro Tanaka could have opted out of the final three years of a contract that has $67 million remaining, the 29-year-old right-hander informed the baseball universe he won’t be leaving The Bronx. “I have …
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 …
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 …
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 …
To commemorate the historic moment, the Chicago Cubs are auctioning off the chair that Masahiro Tanaka sat in in …
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 …
Wednesday morning came with the long-awaited announcement of where Japanese pitching sensation, Masahiro Tanaka, would be playing in MLB. After months of speculation and waiting, the New York Yankees reportedly nabbed 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 …
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 …