There are certain uncertainties when it comes to the status of Masahiro Tanaka, and the Yankees admit that they can’t seem to stop the bleeding. On Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium, the 28-year-old “ace” was hammered once again — …
Mai Satoda isn’t a star in America like her husband, New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanka. She’s more often seen ... her country’s pop culture swing during the early 2000’s. As Tanaka looks to lead the Yankees back to postseason …
The Yankees have agreed to terms with Masahiro Tanaka on a $155 million, seven-year deal, an average annual salary of more than $22 million. Tanaka, 25, gets the fifth-largest contract ever for a major league pitcher, in terms of total …
In the third start of his major-league career, Masahiro Tanaka struck out 10 Cubs in eight innings. In each of his two previous starts, he pitched seven innings, striking out eight batters against the Blue Jays and 10 batters against the …
The Yankees and everyone else including the man himself remain as perplexed as ever as to what’s “wrong” with Tanaka. It could turn into a moot discussion, though, because the team may not need him at all. More than anyone, Joe Girardi …
Red Sox broadcaster and former major leaguer Jerry Remy apparently wasn’t fazed by the pushback Phillies broadcaster Mike Schmidt got on Tuesday for saying outfielder Odubel Herrera‘s “language barrier” prevents him from being a player …
All things considered, it’s pretty incredible the Yankees are where they are even though Masahiro Tanaka has legitimately been one of the worst pitchers in baseball so far this season. Among the 94 pitchers with enough innings to …
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 …
Remember the name Masahiro Tanaka, because he’s the next Japanese starting pitcher who will have a big impact in MLB. Tanaka, 25, went 24-0 with a 1.27 ERA last season in Japan. The Rakuten Golden Eagles are planning to post …
“Who are you?” He looked me in the eye and responded, “I am Masahiro Tanaka of the New York Yankees.” Tanaka was perfect for five innings Friday night. He ended up allowing two hits, one earned run, did not walk a batter, and struck out …