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Tanaka K’s 10 as Yanks shut out Cubs in Game 1, 3-0

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Masahiro Tanaka took the mound for Game 1 against the Chicago Cubs and got the Yankees off on the right foot as he struck out 10 in a 3-0 victory at Yankee Stadium, in the Bronx. Tanaka went above and beyond, going eight scoreless innings while giving up two hits and striking out ten, breaking Al ...

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Doubleheader in the Bronx today

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After a rain out yesterday, the Yankees will go back on the field and play two games against the Chicago Cubs--all in one day. Yes, there's a twin bill in the Bronx, meaning an afternoon and evening filled with Yankees baseball. As a reminder, here's a few things going into the double header: -- The ...

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Tanaka pitches seven solid innings in 5-4 loss to Orioles

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Masahiro Tanaka made his first start at Yankee Stadium and mimicked his performance in Toronto; he gave up a home run (this time in the second inning) and then settled down to be very effective. In the end, the Yankees met their fate in the ninth inning in a 5-4 loss to the Orioles at ...

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Nova tagged for seven runs as Yanks fall to Orioles 14-5

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Ivan Nova had a bad yet effective start his last outing, but this time he was all bad as he only went 3.2 innings in a 14-5 loss to the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Nova gave up seven runs on 10 hits with 3 strikeouts in 3.2 innings of work before he ...

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Yankees vs. Orioles pitching matchups

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Monday April 7, 2014 Yankees: Hiroki Kuroda (0-1, 3.00 ERA) Orioles: Ubaldo Jimenez (0-1, 6.00 ERA) Time: 1:05 p.m. T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Who's Hot vs. Jimenez: Carlos Beltran (4-for-11, .363 AVG), Brian McCann (8-for-25, .320 AVG), Kelly Johnson (8-for-33, .242 AVG) Who's Not vs. Jimenez: Brett Gardner (1-for-7, .143 AVG), Derek Jeter (0-for-3, .000 AVG), Alfonso Soriano (2-for-9, .222). Tuesday, April 8, 2014 Yankees: Ivan Nova (1-0, 3.18 ERA) Orioles: Wei-Yin Chen ...

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Tanaka solid in first start as Yanks win 7-3 over Blue Jays

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It was an inauspicious start to Masahiro Tanaka's career in the Major Leagues. He gave up three runs in the first two innings and it left many fans wondering if Tanaka had his prized pitch, the splitter. But he was able to give the Yankees seven effective innings and in the end he surely didn't ...

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Yankees @ Blue Jays pitching matchups

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Here are your pitching match-ups for the Yankees/Blue Jays series! Friday April 4, 2014 Yankees: Masahiro Tanaka (24-0, 1.27 ERA in 2013) Blue Jays: Dustin McGowan (0-0, 2.45 ERA in 2013) Time: 7:05 p.m. ET T.V/Radio: YES Network/WFAN Saturday, April 5, 2014 Yankees: Michael Pineda (2-1, 3.32 ERA in 2013) Blue Jays: R.A. Dickey (0-1, 10.80 ERA) Time: 1:05 p.m. ET T.V./Radio: YES Network/WFAN Sunday, April 6, 2014 Yankees: CC Sabathia (0-1, 9.00 ERA) Blue Jays: Drew Hutchinson ...

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It’s Tanaka Time!

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The moment Yankees fans have waited for has finally arrived: Masahiro Tanaka is slated to make his Major League debut tonight in Toronto as a New York Yankee. There has been some excitement from the fans to the media, but the only one who's underwhelmed by all the attention is--well, Masahiro Tanaka, himself. “I feel honored ...

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