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
Yankees’ new pitcher Masahiro Tanaka told media that he’s ready for the upcoming season and he feels healthy.
Today, the Yankees’ pitchers and catchers reported to Steinbrenner field in Tampa for the first day of Spring Training. Here is a recap of key players on the team and what they had to say about the upcoming season.
Yankees pitcher Tanaka took his first round of practice in pinstripes, throwing off the bullpen mound.
Masahiro Tanaka has arrived in the Big Apple. “Hello. My name is Masahiro Tanaka. I’m very happy to be Yankee,” the 25-year-old Japanese pitcher told a massive news conference at Yankee Stadium after donning a pinstriped uniform No. 19
The Yankees have officially announced that they will introduce the Japanese right-hander in Yankee pinstripes for the first time in a press conference Tuesday at 1pm in the Legends Club at the Stadium.
Though he's yet to throw a pitch in the Major Leagues, what can we expect from the Yankees $175MM man?
I can continue to prepare for the game of baseball the way that I have and whether I'm a Ray or I'm somewhere else.
Yankees GM Brian Cashman spoke to the media today to discuss their newest addition: Masahiro Tanaka. Listen to the Brian Cashman press conference here: http://audio.sportstalkflorida.com/1040/Yankees_Brian_Cashman_Tanaka.mp3 They may have just signed Tanaka to the roster but his name is
Super star picher Masahiro Tanaka has picked a team according to NBC’ Hard Ball Talk but at least for the moment he is not talking. His most recent talks have been with the Dodgers, Cubs and Yankees but not one