Thu, 29 Mar 2012 05:24:55 -0700
The Orix Buffaloes of the Japanese League signed SP Kei Igawa (Yankees) to a two-year, $2.5 million deal.
Sun, 26 Jun 2011 11:43:36 -0700
New York Yankees minor league SP Kei Igawa has been promoted from Double-A Trenton to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, while OF Melky Mesa has been demoted from Trenton to Class A Tampa.
Fri, 11 Mar 2011 11:12:10 -0800
New York Yankees SP Kei Igawa has received permission to leave the team's minor league camp to tend to his family in Japan after a major earthquake, according to ESPNNewYork.com's Andrew Marchand.
Thu, 12 Nov 2009 10:35:24 -0800
Joel Sherman, of the New York Post, reports the Japanese League has been inquiring about New York Yankees SP Kei Igawa. However, Igawa has said that he prefers to stay in the major leagues.
Mon, 23 Mar 2009 13:46:56 -0700
Bryan Hoch, of MLB.com, reports the New York Yankees reassigned SP Kei Igawa to the minor leagues Monday, March 23.
Wed, 18 Mar 2009 00:25:27 -0700
New York Newsday reports New York Yankees P Kei Igawa has pitched nine scoreless innings, allowing five hits and two walks with nine strikeouts. Said manager Joe Girardi of Igawa possibly being the team's long reliever: "I think it's something that we have to consider."
Mon, 16 Mar 2009 11:38:06 -0700
Bryan Hoch, of MLB.com, reports New York Yankees SP Kei Igawa threw two scoreless innings Monday, March 16, and has not allowed a run in 11 straight innings this spring.
Thu, 05 Mar 2009 10:43:49 -0800
Bryan Hoch, of MLB.com, reports New York Yankees RP Kei Igawa held Team Canada scoreless for three innings Thursday, March 5.
Tue, 24 Feb 2009 21:09:31 -0800
The Associated Press reports New York Yankees SP Brett Tomko, SP Kei Igawa and RP Jose Veras are set to work the Wednesday, Feb. 25, exhibition opener.
Wed, 14 Jan 2009 11:23:47 -0800
The Sports Network reports the New York Yankees signed free-agent C Austin Romine (Yankees), C P.J. Pilittere (Yankees), C Jesus Montero (Yankees), C Kyle Anson (Yankees), 3B Justin Leone (Giants), IF Eduardo Nunez (Yankees), IF Ramiro Pena (Yankees), OF Shelley Duncan (Yankees), OF Colin Curtis (Yankees), OF Austin Jackson (Yankees), OF Todd Linden (Indians), SP Kei Igawa (Yankees) and RP Mark Melancon (Yankees) to minor league deals with invitations to Spring Training Wednesday, Jan. 14. Terms of the deals were not disclosed.