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Masahiro Tanaka Named The Yankees Opening Day Starter

Masahiro Tanaka Will Open The Season For The Yankees April 6 Masahiro Tanaka will start the New York Yankees’ opener April 6 against Toronto. Manager Joe Girardi made the expected announcement on Friday. Tanaka was an All-Star last year


Countdown to Opening Day: New York Yankees

The New York Yankees come into 2015 beginning a new chapter.  The book is closed on the legends of Yankee past and an unknown terrain lies ahead.  All-time saves leader Mariano Rivera called it quits after 2013, but it

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Masahiro Tanaka Prepares To Face Cubs A Second Time

The Cubs will be the first team Tanaka has faced more than once.


Video: Masahiro Tanaka Throws First-Career Shutout

Tanaka checks off yet another box as he throws his first career shutout.


Comparing / Contrasting Tanaka & Darvish

Which Japanese pitcher, Tanaka or Darvish, has the edge thus far?


Rays Follow Losing Script, Fall To Yankees 9-3

Jake Odorizzi Fails To Go Five Innings In 9-3 Loss To Yankees The Tampa Bay Rays dropped to 14-17 on the season and 4-5 on their current 10-game road trip by losing to the New York Yankees by a


Orioles’ Adam Jones ‘Unimpressed’ With Tanaka

Adam Jones of Baltimore doesn't believe Masahiro Tanaka is a big superstar.


Tanaka: ‘It’s All About Mechanics With How I Pitch’

Masahiro Tanaka is learning to make adjustments to pitching in the big leagues.


What Yankees Fans Should Look Forward To On Opening Day

The YES Network recently looked at five things Yankees Fans should look forward to on Opening Day:

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Yankees’ Tanaka Expects Scrutiny

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka knows that first appearance in a spring training game for the New York Yankees will be scrutinized. Tanaka and Hiroki Kuroda will follow starter CC Sabathia in Saturday’s game against Philadelphia at Steinbrenner