Masahiro Tanaka Agrees to Free Agent Deal With Rakuten Eagles

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Right-hander Masahiro Tanaka agrees to a two-year contract to return to the Rakuten Eagles of the Nippon Baseball League in Japan. The amount of the contract is not known. Tanaka has spent the entirety of his seven-year career with the New York Yankees. His overall record is 78-46 with a 3.74 ERA and 991 strikeouts. […] READ MORE



Yankees Could Look Overseas for Starting Pitching Depth

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With three starting pitchers currently on the free agent market, the New York Yankees’ rotation is an area to address in the offseason. While there is a bevy of options available, expect the team to do their due diligence on Tomoyuki Sugano. Sugano, a 31-year old right-handed pitcher, is rumored to be getting posted by […] READ MORE



Potential Landing Spots for Masahiro Tanaka

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This offseason, most of the free-agent pitcher interest will center around 2020 NL Cy Young Award winner Trevor Bauer. However, there are other capable and talented pitchers up for grabs. Among them is veteran right-hander Masahiro Tanaka. Tanaka is a two-time All-Star and owns an overall record of 78-46 in seven seasons for the New […] READ MORE


New York Yankees 2021 Free Agent Targets

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The 2020 MLB season is over. Teams will be assessing their rosters and preparing for a 2021 World Series push. The New York Yankees finished second in the AL East. Unfortunately, it is not where the organization thought it would be. Once again, injuries and slumps plagued the Yankees and they exited the playoffs early […] READ MORE


Rays Double up Yankees To Take 2-1 Series Lead

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Rays 8, Yankees 4 Game Three is always the pivotal game of a best of five series. The Tampa Bay Rays and New York Yankees knew that going in and both trusted their veteran right-handed pitchers to do the job. Charlie Morton battled through some rough spots, but gave the Rays the five innings they […] READ MORE


New York Yankees Sweep the Cleveland Indians

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Yankees 10, Indians 9 In a game that was delayed due to rain on two different occasions, the New York Yankees completed the two-game sweep over the Cleveland Indians. Cleveland battled from the start of the game until the finish, but couldn’t find a way to win. It was a matchup full of multiple lead […] READ MORE


New York Yankees Two Playoff X-Factors

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The New York Yankees season did not go as planned. Despite being one of the odds-on early World Series favorites, the Yankees did not play as such. To say the least, their season looks a bit like a roller coaster ride. After starting 16-6, the Yankees then went 5-15, 10-0, and stumbled to 2-6, finishing […] READ MORE