Masahiro Tanaka

Masahiro Tanaka

Yankees Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka To Throw Bullpen Session Tuesday

Tanaka made 10 pitches at 60 feet on level ground after a throwing session on flat ground before Monday night’s game at Tampa Bay.

05/12/2015

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees reacts in the fourth inning against the Boston Red Sox on April 12, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Ace Masahiro Tanaka Out At Least A Month With Tendinitis

Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is going to be out at least a month because of tendinitis in his right wrist and a mild right forearm strain.

04/29/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 28: Brett Gardner #11 and Jacoby Ellsbury #22 of the New York Yankees celebrate after both scored on a fifth inning double against the Tampa Bay Rays hit by teammate Brian McCann (not pictured) at Yankee Stadium on April 28, 2015 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Tanaka Headed To DL, But Yankees Beat Rays 4-2

The revelation that ace Masahiro Tanaka will be out at least a month because of a mild forearm strain and right wrist tendinitis overshadowed the New York Yankees’ 4-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.

04/29/2015

Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann

Here They Come: Yankees Pitch Their Way To Series Win In Detroit

Brian McCann drove in Jacoby Ellsbury with the tie-breaking run in the eighth inning and the New York Yankees held on to beat the Detroit Tigers 2-1 on a chilly Thursday afternoon.

04/23/2015

Kevin Plawecki #22 and Michael Cuddyer #23 of the New York Mets celebrate after defeating the Atlanta Braves 7-1 during a game at Citi Field on April 21, 2015. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Keidel: The Mets — Not The Yankees — Are The Core Of The Big Apple

The Mets — yes, your 11-3 Mets — are indeed the core of the Big Apple. They are younger, hungrier and better.

04/22/2015

The Yankees’ Brian McCann reacts after getting hit by a pitch in the 8th inning against the Toronto Blue Jays on April 8, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cashman On WFAN: Yankees Will Remain A Work In Progress For A While

Sure, it’s only been three games, but there’s no denying the fact that the Yankees look very much like their mediocre-at-best selves from last season.

04/10/2015

Stephen Drew #14 of the New York Yankees misses a hit by Jose Reyes of the Toronto Blue Jays in the fifth inning on April 8, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: Bronx Bombers Are About To Bomb For The Third Straight Season

The Bronx Bombers are about to bomb, for the third straight season. No tweet or Twitter troll can change that truth.

04/09/2015

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees walks off the field after the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays during Opening Day on April 6, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yanks Ace Masahiro Tanaka: ‘Overall, I Think My Pitches Were Good’

“I’m not going to make excuses,” Yankees pitching coach Larry Rothschild said. “He’s capable of pitching better than today, and he will.”

04/07/2015

Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees walks off the field after the first inning against the Toronto Blue Jays during Opening Day on April 6, 2015 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Yankees Look A Lot Like Last Year In Dismal Opening Day Loss To Blue Jays

Edwin Encarnacion hit a two-run homer off Masahiro Tanaka, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 6-1 Monday in Alex Rodriguez’s return to the major leagues.

04/07/2015

A-Rod (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images), Didi Gregorius  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images), Dellin Betances (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), Mark Teixeira  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sweeny: 15 Thoughts As Yankees Open 2015

The bullpen is the Yankees’ biggest strength. It’s also the team’s biggest question mark — at least it is for me.

04/06/2015

The New York Yankees take batting practice before taking on the Toronto Blue Jays on Opening Day on April 6, 2015 at Yankee Stadium.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Opening Day: Yankees, With A-Rod Back In Tow, Begin New Era In Bronx

Derek Jeter is history, Alex Rodriguez is back and a new era started for the Yankees on Monday with Masahiro Tanaka’s first pitch against the Blue Jays.

04/06/2015

(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

Boomer & Carton: Al Dukes Delivers A ‘Tanaka Rock Block’

Al Dukes has been resting his vocal chords for months in anticipation of Opening Day.

WFAN–04/06/2015

Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Pedro Martinez: I Expect Masahiro Tanaka To Get Hurt This Season

“I don’t see him healthy all year,” Martinez told Adam Schein on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio. “And I don’t see him healthy right now.”

04/02/2015

Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Tanaka Touched For 3 Runs, Yankees Fall To Twins

Masahiro Tanaka gave up three runs in 4 1-3 innings Tuesday and declared himself healthy and ready for the season following the New York Yankees’ 3-1 loss to the Minnesota Twins.

04/01/2015

Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Masahiro Tanaka To Start Yankees’ Opener; Sabathia No. 3

The decision to go with the 26-year-old international sensation means CC Sabathia’s streak of opening day starts with the Yankees will end at six.

03/27/2015

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