Masahiro_Tanaka_2013’s Steve Gilbert reports that the Diamondbacks are no longer in the running for Tanaka, though he’s not sure where exactly Tanaka will end up.

This is somewhat of a surprise, as the Diamondbacks were rumored to have made an offer of $120MM over six years, which should certainly be competitive, if accurate. However, Tanaka is said to prefer a major market, which could have led him to look elsewhere than Phoenix.

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