ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka was spotted a five-run lead before he ever took the mound on Saturday. The Yankees sent every batter in the lineup to the plate, so he waited longer than usual to pitch the first inning. …
(Reuters) - Injured Japanese two-way standout Shohei Ohtani will not be in the starting lineup when the Los Angeles Angels face compatriot Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees on Saturday, the Angels said on their website. …
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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka was spotted a five-run lead before he ever took the mound on Saturday. The Yankees sent every batter in the lineup to the plate, so he waited longer than usual to pitch the first inning. He had a comfortable 10-run ...
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(Reuters) - Injured Japanese two-way standout Shohei Ohtani's playing status will likely be a game-time decision when his Los Angeles Angels meet compatriot Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees in California on …
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Masahiro Tanaka held Shohei Ohtani hitless in 11 at-bats with six strikeouts in Japan in 2013, when Tanaka was a 24-year-old ace in his final season with the Rakuten Golden Eagles and Ohtani was an 18-year-old budding two-way star with the Nippon-Ham Fighters.
The 2017 season was, by a not small margin, the worst of Masahiro Tanaka’s four seasons with the Yankees. He pitched to a 4.74 ERA (4.34 FIP) with 35 home runs allowed — only Rick Porcello (38), Ariel Miranda (37), and John Lackey (36) allowed more ...
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. We're going to talk about a ...
Masahiro Tanaka is doing what it takes to make sure he stays with the Yankees. The pitcher told the New York Post on Wednesday that even though he had the chance to opt out of his contract in November, he wants to stay in New York and continue working ...
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We'll evaluate it on a daily basis just to see exactly what he can do.'' The 23-year-old Ohtani was set to face countryman Masahiro Tanaka for the first time in the majors. The two played against each other in Japan in 2013 when …
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TAMPA, Fla. -- Masahiro Tanaka went with his heart when deciding not to opt out of the final three seasons of the seven-year, $155 million contract he signed in January 2014 with the New York Yankees. "We went into battle with these guys, last year ...
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