Tagged: ‘Larry Rothschild’

Masahiro Tanaka “Looks Good” in First Mound Session Since Surgery to Remove Bone Spur
February 14th, 2016 at 4:24 PM
New York Yankees ace starter Masahiro Tanaka threw off a mound for the first time since having bone spurs removed from his pitching elbow last October 20. ***PHOTO1*** The session was supervised by Yankees' pitching coach Larry Rothschild, who said onn Sunday that Tanaka threw about 20 pitches in the bullpen on...

New York Yankeees’ Masahiro Tanaka Throws Off Mound for First Time Since Surgery in October
February 9th, 2016 at 6:56 PM
Back in October once the season was over for the New York Yankees, ace pitcher Masahiro Tanaka underwent surgery on his elbow to remove bone spurs that had been irritating him. ***PHOTO1*** The surgery was a successful one and it had nothing to do with the injury he suffered back in the...

New York Yankees’ CC Sabathia Already at Team Complex in Tampa; Throwing, Preparing for 2016 Season
February 1st, 2016 at 9:00 AM
It was not an ideal finish to CC Sabathia's season in 2015. ***PHOTO1*** The 35-year-old lefty starter for the New York Yankees had finished 2-1 with a 2.17 ERA in the final five starts of his season and part of the turnaround was attributed to the newer knee brace he started wearing;...

New York Yankees Masahiro Tanaka Says He’s Ready for Game; Could Pitch Thursday
March 7th, 2015 at 11:53 AM
New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka threw a simulated game on Thursday and seemed to once again come out of it just fine--only this time the Japanese stud claims he's ready to throw in a game. ***PHOTO1*** Tanaka threw 29 pitches in his outing and if there are no issues, Tanaka's next...

Masahiro Tanaka Could Be Ready to Throw Batting Practice Next Week
February 27th, 2015 at 5:03 PM
Masahiro Tanaka continues to work towards being ready to pitch on Opening Day for the New York Yankees. ***PHOTO1*** Tanaka threw a 40 pitch bullpen session on Thursday, his third bullpen session of Spring Training. He is working up to throwing batting practice, and could be prepared to do so early next...