• Masahiro Tanaka gets consent from Japan to be posted for MLB after agreement on rules

    Summary of 9 articles · Updated Dec 21, 2013
    • Rakuten holding all cards when it comes to Tanaka

      The Rakuten Golden Eagles have the upper hand in deciding whether to keep right-hander Masahiro Tanaka or allow him to be posted for bidding by Major League teams. They could see it as a win-win situation.
      Sources: MLB.com yahoo.com
    • K. Tanaka agrees to Minors deal with Rangers

      The Rangers have agreed to terms with infielder Kensuke Tanaka and left-hander Ryan Feierabend on Minor League contracts with invitations to Major League Spring Training, while also coming to terms on a Minors contract with right-hander Daniel McCutchen…
      Source: MLB.com
    • Yankees need to sign Masahiro Tanaka if and when Japanese club posts him

      The Yankees have moved to what Scott Boras likes to call the fruits-and-nuts section of the free-agent supermarket now, filling the gaps on the roster with the likes of Brian Roberts and Matt Thornton, but they need to come away with one more piece of f…
    • Japan’s Masahiro Tanaka edges TV chefs in wacky strike-throwing contest

      Hat tip to Patrick Newman of NBP Tracker for keeping watch on the Masahiro Tanaka front. There's no resolution to his posting status yet, despite what media outlet Sanspo reported in Japan on Monday. He wants to pitch here, but Rakuten, his team in Japa…
      Source: yahoo.com

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