Thu, 09 Jan 2014 22:05:06 -0800
The New York Yankees have signed P Yoshinori Tateyama and P Bruce Billings to minor league contracts. No financial terms were disclosed. Tateyama had a 1.70 ERA in 42 1/3 innings for the Yankees' Triple-A affiliate in 2013. Billings, a 28-year-old right-hander, has spent the past three seasons in the Oakland Athletics system and posted a 4.31 ERA in 148 1/3 innings at Triple-A in 2013.
Fri, 21 Jun 2013 10:57:08 -0700
The New York Yankees acquired RP Yoshinori Tateyama from the Texas Rangers Friday, June 21, and assigned him to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. It's unknown what the Rangers received in return.
Sat, 23 Mar 2013 18:06:12 -0700
The Texas Rangers have re-signed free-agent RP Yoshinori Tateyama to a minor-league contract. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.
Fri, 22 Mar 2013 10:38:13 -0700
The Texas Rangers released RP Yoshinori Tateyama Thursday, March 21.
Tue, 19 Mar 2013 08:50:06 -0700
The Texas Rangers optioned 1B Mike Olt, P Jeff Beliveau, P Wilmer Font and OF Engel Beltre to Triple-A Round Rock. P Collin Balester, RP Evan Meek P Yoshinori Tateyama, RP Neal Cotts, C Juan Apodaca, C Jose Felix, INF Brandon Snyder and 1B Brandon Allen were reassigned to minor league camp.
Wed, 06 Mar 2013 15:08:54 -0800
Texas Rangers RPs Tanner Scheppers (hamstring) and Yoshinori Tateyama (back) made their returns to spring action Wednesday, March 6. Scheppers pitched a scoreless inning and struck out one and Tateyama walked one and struck out two in an inning.
Thu, 20 Dec 2012 14:25:24 -0800
The Texas Rangers re-signed RP Yoshinori Tateyama to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training Thursday, Dec. 20.
Wed, 07 Nov 2012 20:01:18 -0800
The Texas Rangers have discussed bringing free-agent RP Yoshinori Tateyama (Rangers) back on a minor-league deal. The team declined a $1 million option on him last week.
Tue, 30 Oct 2012 14:52:21 -0700
The Texas Rangers declined 2013 options on SP Scott Feldman ($9.25 million) and RP Yoshinori Tateyama ($1.2 million) Tuesday, Oct. 30, making them both free agents. P Justin Miller also had his contract purchased from Triple-A Round Rock.
Fri, 05 Oct 2012 15:41:57 -0700
Texas Rangers RP Yoshinori Tateyama was put on the 25-man roster for the Wild Card game Friday, Oct. 5, and 3B Mike Olt (foot) was left off because he's still bothered by plantar fasciitis in his foot.