Masahiro Tanaka RUMORS & NEWS

  • Yankees announce Masahiro Tanaka will not make his next scheduled start

    New York Daily News "And now the Yankees have a case of the Mets. The Yankees announced Masahiro Tanaka will not make his next scheduled start Monday after an MRI revealed a slight strain in flexor mass. Manager Joe Girardi stressed that Tanaka's issue is not near the elbow ligament. He will not pick up a ball..." September 22

  • Why Joe Girardi pulled Masahiro Tanaka after just 93 pitches

    New York Post "Masahiro Tanaka didn’t record a strikeout and still managed to pitch seven good innings for the Yankees, but it wasn’t enough Thursday night in a crushing 7-5 defeat to the Red Sox at Fenway Park. Manager Joe Girardi opted to remove Tanaka after 93 pitches and neither the manager nor Tanaka..." September 16