Some people, surely, are being racist when they draw comparisons between Masahiro Tanaka and Hiroki Kuroda. Some other people, surely, are being not racist, but lazy, failing to look much beyond country of origin. But it is neither …
The Yankees rotation is a big question mark for 2017. However, Masahiro Tanaka is proving that he can be the ace the Yankees are looking for. The New York Yankees are rebuilding for the future but that doesn’t mean they want to win …
Masahiro Tanaka
After being forced to watch the playoffs from their respective mansions for just the second time in the past 19 years at the end of last season, appropriately named General Manager Brian Cashman and the New York Yankees tackled the free …
The New York Yankees’ pitchers are definitely ahead of the Detroit Tigers’ hitters. Masahiro Tanaka and two relievers combined to no-hit the Tigers on Friday in a 3-0 win. Tanaka tossed 4.1 innings and struck out six, keeping his …
Masahiro Tanaka
To commemorate the historic moment, the Chicago Cubs are auctioning off the chair that Masahiro Tanaka sat in in the locker room during the 2-game series. The auction ends tomorrow so make sure to get in your bid so that you can own …
Tanaka was on the mound for the first time in five weeks as he threw his first bullpen session since July 9. He was placed on the DL with a partially torn ulnar collateral ligament. It was feared that Tanaka might need Tommy John Surgery at …
Ryan is a former member of The Cardboard Connection Writing Staff. His collecting origins began with winter bike rides to the corner store, tossing a couple of quarters onto the counter and peddling home with a couple packs of O-Pee-Chee …
The question remains on whether or not Japanese ace Masahiro Tanaka will be posted by his team, the Rakuten Golden Eagles. Tanaka had expressed his interest in Major League Baseball, but his team seems hesitant to post him with …
The Rangers signed Shin-soo Choo and in doing so took themselves out of the Masahiro Tanaka equation. The Angels, however, are still in play. Though the Angels have been burned badly on their last two free agent acquisitions (Josh …
Ugh ... When will this end? After a new posting system was officially implemented by Major League Baseball and Nippon Professional Baseball, prized right-hander Masahiro Tanaka met Tuesday morning with the president of his team. The …