Sun, 13 Jul 2014 19:42:33 -0700
The New York Yankees will start SP David Phelps will start the first game after the All-Star break and will be followed by SPs Brandon McCarthy and Hiroki Kuroda.
Mon, 19 May 2014 00:35:57 -0700
New York Yankees SP Hiroki Kuroda earned his first victory since April 12 as he walked two and struck out seven Sunday, May 18, in a 4-3 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Tue, 06 May 2014 00:29:34 -0700
There are some in the Boston Red Sox organization that are wary to re-sign SP Jon Lester. The recent struggles of New York Yankees SPs CC Sabathia (age 33) and Hiroki Kuroda (age 39) weigh on the minds of Red Sox management.
Mon, 10 Feb 2014 18:33:41 -0800
New York Yankees SP Michael Pineda (shoulder) insisted Monday, Feb. 10, that he is healthy and in shape. He reported to camp Monday. "I'm going to compete for the rotation," Pineda said. "I'm the same Michael Pineda. I'm 100 percent now and my body is in good shape." He is battling for a rotation spot behind SPs CC Sabathia, Hiroki Kuroda, Masahiro Tanaka and Ivan Nova.
Sat, 21 Dec 2013 14:17:30 -0800
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said SP Andy Pettitte is not considering unretiring again. "He has shut it down for good," Cashman said. "That door is closed." If the season started today, CC Sabathia, Hiroki Kuroda and Ivan Nova would be the Yankees' top three starters, with the two remaining spots in the rotation being filled by internal candidates such as Michael Pineda, Adam Warren and David Phelps.
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 07:59:05 -0800
The New York Yankees re-signed SP Hiroki Kuroda to a one-year, $16 million deal with $500,000 in potential incentives. He'll earn $250,000 for 190 and 210 innings pitched, each, and an interpreter.
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 06:35:09 -0800
The New York Yankees are nearing a one-year deal with free-agent SP Hiroki Kuroda (Yankees) worth around $16 million.
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 09:55:13 -0800
The New York Yankees made an undisclosed one-year offer to re-sign SP Hiroki Kuroda, according to a source with knowledge of the talks. The offer is expected to be in the $15 to 16 million range after he earned $15 million last season. Kuroda went 11-13 with a 3.31 ERA in 2013.
Sat, 30 Nov 2013 18:41:11 -0800
The New York Yankees are increasingly hopeful of re-signing free-agent SP Hiroki Kuroda to a one-year deal.
Sun, 24 Nov 2013 19:47:21 -0800
The New York Yankees are currently engaged in talks with free-agent OF Carlos Beltran (Cardinals), OF Shin-Soo Choo (Reds), SS Stephen Drew (Red Sox), OF Jacoby Ellsbury (Red Sox) and SP Hiroki Kuroda (Yankees), while eyeing RP Joe Nathan (Rangers) and Japanese import P Masahiro Tanaka. The team is doing so while pressing their own star, 2B Robinson Cano, for a meeting soon to figure out whether there is a chance the two sides can narrow a sizeable gap in their contract figures.