May 28, 2015, 7:40 PM EDT
Tanaka has been sidelined since April 23 due to a right forearm strain and right wrist tendinitis.
May 28, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT
“He could be anywhere.”
May 21, 2015, 9:03 PM EDT
Masahiro Tanaka took his first step toward rejoining the Yankees rotation tonight by tossing three scoreless innings in a minor league rehab start with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.
May 19, 2015, 11:08 AM EDT
The Yankees’ Opening Day starter could be back with the big club by the end of the month.
May 14, 2015, 9:49 PM EDT
Whitley, who has been filling in for the injured Masahiro Tanaka, will go for an MRI on Friday.
May 12, 2015, 4:52 PM EDT
Prior to being shut down again Tanaka started four games with a 3.22 ERA and 24/7 K/BB ratio in 22 innings.
May 7, 2015, 4:08 PM EDT
He’s been on the DL since April 28.
Apr 29, 2015, 9:10 AM EDT
I mean, the tabloids seem to have his diagnosis and course of treatment all figured out.
Apr 29, 2015, 7:25 AM EDT
Come-from-behind victories, Joe Maddon the Barbarian and Thomas Jefferson fantasies. Just . . . read.
Apr 28, 2015, 9:17 PM EDT
Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka was sent for an MRI on Tuesday morning after complaining of pain in his right wrist. The MRI showed no damage in his wrist — only some mild tendinitis — but it did reveal a small muscle strain in his right forearm …
Apr 24, 2015, 7:18 AM EDT
Yordano Ventura and the Royals find themselves in yet another fracas.
Apr 13, 2015, 11:50 AM EDT
Tanaka is trying to avoid Tommy John elbow surgery.
Apr 13, 2015, 7:02 AM EDT
Two homers in one game entitles Miguel Cabrera to some flex time.
Apr 7, 2015, 8:51 AM EDT
Welcome to 21st century America
Apr 7, 2015, 6:20 AM EDT
Opening Day — real Opening Day, not that phony baloney Sunday night rebop — happened yesterday.
Apr 6, 2015, 2:17 PM EDT
He’s down 5-0 to the Jays early.
Apr 6, 2015, 10:30 AM EDT
Apr 4, 2015, 1:07 PM EDT
Where the Yankees go this season could hinge on the health and effectiveness of right-hander Masahiro Tanaka.
Mar 27, 2015, 11:28 AM EDT
So far so good in Tanaka’s attempt to avoid Tommy John surgery.
Mar 25, 2015, 9:00 AM EDT
This could be the worst Yankees team in 25 years. It’s also a team that could sneak up and snag a wild card. With the 2015 Yankees, almost all things are possible. For better or worse.
Mar 25, 2015, 8:30 AM EDT
It will the first time CC Sabathia has not started an Opening Day game since 2005.
Mar 19, 2015, 10:52 AM EDT
Tanaka has thrown 5.2 scoreless innings in two spring training starts.
Mar 14, 2015, 10:05 AM EDT
Sabathia was limited to just eight starts last season due to a knee injury.
Mar 12, 2015, 8:47 PM EDT
Excellent news for the Yankees and their fans here…
Mar 8, 2015, 5:01 PM EDT
Tanaka worked through a successful two-inning simulated outing on Saturday in Yankees camp and figures to go two innings in his first start of the spring.
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