NEW YORK — Sometimes you just have to dig out the good news, and for the Rays on Friday it may well have been that they didn't get no-hit in a 6-1 loss. Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka looked so good, and made the Rays hitters look …
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 …
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 language.” …
In the past: A standout in Japan, Tanaka became last winter’s most prized commodity. The Yankees had already signed a slew of Major League free agents, but their biggest splash of a nearly half-billion-dollar offseason was a seven-year, …
BOSTON (AP) -- New York Yankees starters failed to record a complete game in all of 2016 -- the first time in franchise history that's happened. Masahiro Tanaka ended that slump this season before April was up. Tanaka pitched a three …
Not to mention the appearing as front runners in the Shohei Ohtani race. That would mean their starting rotation would consist of Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Sonny Gray, Cobb and Ohtani, it they got both. But they still have other …
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Masahiro Tanaka is impressed with Japan's performance in the World Baseball Classic. ''They've won a couple of the tournaments but I think it's the first time that they've won every single game coming up to this point,'' the …
The Yankees made major waves Wednesday signing Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka to a contract worth seven years and $155 million. The deal isn't only the largest contract ever for an international free agent, but is the fifth largest …
NEW YORK (AP) -- Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is going to be out at least a month because of tendinitis in his …
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