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Masahiro Tanaka pitches against Cuba during the fourth inning of Japan's first-round Pool A game in the 2013 World Baseball Classic. (Photo by Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Images)

Unnamed Yankees Official ‘Not Convinced’ On Tanaka

It seems everyone is jazzed up over Japanese ace Masahiro Tanaka’s move to the U.S. Well, maybe not everyone.

01/15/2014

Masahiro Tanaka pitches against Cuba during the fourth inning of Japan's first-round Pool A game in the 2013 World Baseball Classic. (Photo by Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Images)

Teams Lining Up To Make Pitch In Secretive Tanaka Sweepstakes

Masahiro Tanaka hit the ground running Wednesday with his first round of “clandestine meetings” in the U.S., according to WFAN and CBSSports.com baseball insider Jon Heyman.

01/09/2014

Mike Piazza (Photo by Bernie Nunez/Getty Images)

0 For 2: Mike Piazza Snubbed By Hall Voters Again

Piazza was named on 62.2 percent of the ballots (355 of 571), well shy of the 75 percent needed for induction. The Mets great received 57.8 percent in his first year of eligibility in 2013.

01/08/2014

Jose Offerman (Photo credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Ex-Red Sox, Mets Infielder Jose Offerman: I’m ‘Not Missing’

Jose Offerman said Monday he is not trying to avoid a U.S. lawsuit for attacking two opposing players with a baseball bat in Connecticut six years ago while he was playing for the Long Island Ducks.

11/11/2013

Jose Offerman (Photo credit: Stan Honda/AFP/Getty Images)

Former Red Sox Infielder Jose Offerman Is Missing Amid Attack Suit

Jose Offerman hit two Bluefish players, John Nathans and pitcher Matt Beech, with a bat. Nathans suffered a head injury that ended his career, and Beech broke the middle finger on his non-throwing hand. As a federal lawsuit over the attack heads to trial, Offerman is nowhere to be found.

11/09/2013

Robinson Cano (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Sweeny: What Will Robinson Cano’s Deal Look Like? The Survey Says…

My question to 40 major league executives, agents and players-turned-broadcasters was “What will Robinson Cano sign for?” So what is the magic number?

10/22/2013

Cardinals outfielder Carlos Beltran, right, celebrates with teammate David Freese during the third inning against the Dodgers in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on Oct. 18, 2013 in St Louis, Mo. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cardinals Blast Dodgers In Game 6, Win 19th NL Pennant

Carlos Beltran, Michael Wacha and the St. Louis Cardinals are going to the World Series — not even Clayton Kershaw could stop them this year.

10/18/2013

Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, right, celebrates in the dugout after hitting an eighth inning home run against the Cardinals in Game 5 of the NLCS on Oct. 16, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Gonzalez Belts 2 Homers, Dodgers Send NLCS Back To St. Louis For Game 6

Adrian Gonzalez homered twice and Zack Greinke gave the Los Angeles Dodgers the clutch performance they needed in a 6-4 victory over the Cardinals on Wednesday that trimmed St. Louis’ lead to 3-2 in the NL championship series.

10/17/2013

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers reacts as he hits an RBI triple in the fourth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 3 of the National League Championship Series. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Kallet: Arrogant, Unlikable Yasiel Puig Plays The Game The Wrong Way

He’s cocky. He’s arrogant. He’s extremely unlikable. And he doesn’t play the great game of baseball the right way, the way it’s supposed to be played. Who am I talking about? You know who. I’m talking about Dodgers right fielder Yasiel Puig.

10/16/2013

A fan dressed as a bear is escorted out of Dodger Stadium for dancing on the St. Louis Cardinals dugout during Game 3 of the NLCS. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Dodgers ‘Rally Bear’ Makes Case For Best Fake Mascot In A Supporting Role

True story: Dustin Hoffman went to Monday night’s NLCS game in Los Angeles and ended up with great seats to a dance extravaganza featuring baseball’s newest darling — a wannabe mascot in a bear costume.

10/15/2013

Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers reacts as he hits an RBI triple in the fourth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 3 of the National League Championship Series. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Beltran Calls Out Yasiel Puig, Says Rookie Must ‘Act With More Calm’

“As a player, I just think he doesn’t know (about how to act),” the former Met said. “That’s what I think. He really doesn’t know. He must think that he’s still playing somewhere else.”

10/15/2013

Hanley Ramirez of the Los Angeles Dodgers walks to first after being hit by a pitch. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Dodgers Shortstop Hanley Ramirez Is Doubtful For Game 3 Of The NLCS

Shortstop Hanley Ramirez had a CT scan on his left ribs Sunday, and the results were not yet available.

10/13/2013

Lance Lynn of the St. Louis Cardinals (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cardinals Right-Hander Lance Lynn To Start Game 4 Of The NLCS

Lance Lynn will start Game 4 of the NL championship series for the St. Louis Cardinals.

10/12/2013

Andre Ethier of the Los Angeles Dodgers  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Dodgers Outfielder Ethier Out Of NLCS Game 2 Lineup Due To Soreness

Andre Ethier is not in the Los Angeles Dodgers lineup for Game 2 of the NLCS due to lingering soreness.

10/12/2013

Carlos Beltran #3 of the St. Louis Cardinals celebrates hitting the game winning run in the 13th inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers during Game One of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 11, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cardinals Win NLCS Opener On Beltran Hit In 13th

Well past midnight at Busch Stadium, Carlos Beltran singled into the right-field corner with one out against the Dodgers in the 13th to finish a game that took 4 hours, 47 minutes.

10/12/2013

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