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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...

Yankees’ Nathan Eovaldi Looking to Be More Complete Pitcher, not Just Flamethrower
February 12th, 2015 at 1:35 PM
During the offseason, the New York Yankees lost two of their more durable and consistent arms in free agency in Hiroki Kuroda and Brandon McCarthy; veteran arms who could easily provide the Yankees 200 innings and double digit wins. ***PHOTO1*** So with the Yankees need to replace those innings and get younger...

New York Yankees Get Positive Reports Back on Masahiro Tanaka’s Elbow; Ready for Spring Training
February 10th, 2015 at 2:11 PM
One of the biggest question marks for the New York Yankees heading into the 2015 season is the health status of Masahiro Tanaka, especially coming off a small tear of a ligament in his elbow that sidelined him for two months during the 2014 season. ***PHOTO1*** The 25-year-old was able to avoid...

New York Yankees Starting Pitcher Phil Hughes Struck by One-hopper; No Issues
March 18th, 2013 at 6:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** As the dredded "injury bug" has been a chagrin thus far in spring training, significantly affecting the likes of center fielder Curtis Granderson and first baseman Mark Teixeira, there have been glimmers, and we reiterate, glimmers, of hope, as other players have worked to overcome hindering issues. Projected number four starter Phil Hughes has quietly...