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Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka optimistic

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:41:32 -0700

Updating a previous report, New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) said there is no pain in his elbow, and he is not ruling out returning this season.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: Newsday - Erik Boland

Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka sore

Fri, 29 Aug 2014 13:30:39 -0700

New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka's (elbow) comeback is on hold after he experienced general arm soreness Friday, Aug. 29. He is leaving the team and will continue strengthening his arm in New York. Tanaka does not have an appointment scheduled with a doctor.

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Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka needs time

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 14:29:28 -0700

New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) will need more than the two more simulated games manager Joe Girardi had scheduled, before he is ready to return, according to a member of Tanaka's personal contingent.

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Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka not ready yet

Thu, 28 Aug 2014 08:09:52 -0700

New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) threw 49 pitches during a simulated game Thursday, Aug. 28, but said he is not ready to pitch in a game yet. He said he feels rusty and does not have full control of his pitches. He does not have a timetable for his return at this point.

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Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka back Sept. 12?

Wed, 27 Aug 2014 17:31:36 -0700

New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) is expected to throw three innings and 45 pitches to a couple of teammates on the field in Detroit Thursday, Aug. 28. The hitters have yet to be announced, but likely will be SS Brendan Ryan and 3B Zelous Wheeler. If all goes well, he might return Friday, Sept. 12, when the team needs a starter for a doubleheader against the Baltimore Orioles.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: ESPNNewYork.com - Wallace Matthews

Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka to throw Thursday

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:27:03 -0700

New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) is scheduled to throw another simulated game Thursday, Aug. 28, according to manager Joe Girardi.

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Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka throws BP

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 09:53:33 -0700

New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) threw 35 pitches during a live batting practice session Saturday, Aug. 23. Tanaka threw all of his pitches during the session. His next step likely will be a simulated game.

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Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka to throw BP

Thu, 21 Aug 2014 08:33:39 -0700

New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) will face live hitters in batting practice Saturday, Aug. 23, according to manager Joe Girardi.

Fantasy Tip: Tanaka could be back sometime in the next few weeks if he doesn't suffer any setbacks, but fantasy owners can't rest all their hopes on him.

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Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka throws bullpen session

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:09:54 -0700

New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) threw 35 pitches during a bullpen session Wednesday, Aug. 20, and indicated everything feels fine. He threw fastballs, curveballs, changeups and splitters during the session. His next step is expected to be live batting practice then a simulated game.

Fantasy Tip: Tanaka appears to be making good progress in his rehab and could pitch again this season. Owners should continue to hold onto him in case he is able to make a few starts before the end of the season.

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Yankees | Masahiro Tanaka to throw again

Wed, 20 Aug 2014 06:37:55 -0700

New York Yankees SP Masahiro Tanaka (elbow) will throw a bullpen session Wednesday, Aug. 20.

Fantasy Tip: There is a sliver of hope for Tanaka to avoid Tommy John surgery for now. Keep him on your DL and hope he returns.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: New York Daily News - Roger Rubin