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New York Daily News
Shohei Otani to join MLB as sides agree to new posting systemthe Rangers, at $3.535 million, can offer more. The Bombers have an obvious ho
New York Daily News / Posted 17 hours ago
the Rangers, at $3.535 million, can offer more. The Bombers have an obvious hole in their rotation, with Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Sonny Gray and Jordan Montgomery under contract for 2018. They also have several DH at-bats available, which... Read more
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New York Daily News
Shohei Otani to the Yankees seems like an inevitable conclusionuntil he’s 25, he’d be the subject of a huge bidding war that would surely make
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
until he’s 25, he’d be the subject of a huge bidding war that would surely make him worth even more than the $155 million Masahiro Tanaka signed for to play with the Yankees. By coming over now, he’s limited to what teams have to spend in their... Read more
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Times Leader
Shohei Otani’s posting could be hung up by MLB Players Associationsuch a unique case regarding the compensation he would command. In 2013, the la
Times Leader / Posted 5 days ago
such a unique case regarding the compensation he would command. In 2013, the last time a Japanese star of this magnitude — Masahiro Tanaka — was posted, he received a seven-year, $155-million deal from the Yankees, the largest contract signed under... Read more
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SportingNews
Kershaw, Stanton, Strasburg highlight MLB's most intriguing opt-out clausesopt-out clause after the 2017 season, and he used that as leverage to get an ex
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
opt-out clause after the 2017 season, and he used that as leverage to get an extra year added to his deal with the Angels. Masahiro Tanaka had an opt-out clause, too, but he chose to stay with the Yankees instead of becoming a free agent. Greg... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
AL Cy Young Award: Breaking down my ballotCarlos Carrasco, Luis Severino, Marco Estrada, Martin Perez, Ricky Nolasco, Jas
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
Carlos Carrasco, Luis Severino, Marco Estrada, Martin Perez, Ricky Nolasco, Jason Hammel, Kevin Gausman, Alex Cobb, Masahiro Tanaka, Trevor Bauer, Jason Vargas, Drew Pomeranz, Dylan Bundy, Andrew Cashner, Michael Fulmer and Sonny Gray. I’m... Read more
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New York Daily News
Starting pitching is top of Steinbrenner’s wish list for Yankeesago in player development. I think we’re on the right track.” The Bombers curr
New York Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
ago in player development. I think we’re on the right track.” The Bombers currently have four starters under contract: Masahiro Tanaka (after his opt-in), Sonny Gray, Jordan Montgomery and Severino. They plan to seriously pursue 23-year-old,... Read more
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New York Daily News
Mets interested in pursuing Shohei Otani: sourcesthreat as a left-handed hitting outfielder, will not be able to command the meg
New York Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
threat as a left-handed hitting outfielder, will not be able to command the mega contracts that other Japanese players like Masahiro Tanaka have done in the past. Under the new MLB collective bargaining agreement, reached last winter, Otani’s... Read more
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New York Post
Shohei Otani is going to advance MLB’s rotation revolutionpattern of starting roughly once a week and being in a lineup say two or three
New York Post / Posted 7 days ago
pattern of starting roughly once a week and being in a lineup say two or three times between starts. As opposed to, say, Masahiro Tanaka, who started as many 28 games in Japan and twice exceeded 200 innings, Otani has never made more than 24... Read more
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New York Post
Yankees are putting manager search on holdSo hopefully there’ll be some opportunities that come our way, or we somehow cr
New York Post / Posted 9 days ago
So hopefully there’ll be some opportunities that come our way, or we somehow create opportunities for ourselves.” Had Masahiro Tanaka opted out of his contract, the Yankees would have gained financial flexibility … and lost a high-end starting... Read more
10d
New York Post
Injury scare for one of the Yankees’ top prospectsand along with right-hander Albert Abreu, been among the best performers in the
New York Post / Posted 10 days ago
and along with right-hander Albert Abreu, been among the best performers in the AFL, according to some scouts. Now that Masahiro Tanaka has opted to remain with the Yankees instead of becoming a free agent, the Yankees’ rotation figures to have... Read more
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New York Post
Explaining Eric Hosmer to the Red Sox and 29 other free-agent decisionshave the Yankees ever whiffed on a Japanese player they wanted? They wanted Hid
New York Post / Posted 12 days ago
have the Yankees ever whiffed on a Japanese player they wanted? They wanted Hideki Irabu, Hideki Matsui, Kei Igawa and Masahiro Tanaka. They did not want Ichiro Suzuki, Daisuke Matsuzaka or Darvish. The Yankees are easily the best-known team in... Read more
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SportingNews
MLB free agents 2017- Where the top 20 players might end upand perhaps the most tantalizing player to hit the market in recent memory. Two
SportingNews / Posted 14 days ago
and perhaps the most tantalizing player to hit the market in recent memory. Two of the other big names, Justin Upton and Masahiro Tanaka, are already off the board, having opted to stay with their current clubs. Here are the top 20 remaining... Read more
14d
New York Post
Scouts agree on what next CC Sabathia deal should look likehe can repeat that next year.’’ The easy play is Sabathia returns to the Yanke
New York Post / Posted 14 days ago
he can repeat that next year.’’ The easy play is Sabathia returns to the Yankees and falls back into the rotation that has Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Sonny Gray and Jordan Montgomery already in it. But for how much money and how many... Read more
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11 News Houston
Who will challenge the Astros in 2018?Like the Cubs, the Yankees face a similar juggling act with CC Sabathia's expec
11 News Houston / Posted 14 days ago
Like the Cubs, the Yankees face a similar juggling act with CC Sabathia's expected departure and the possible opt-out of Masahiro Tanaka, who looked rejuvenated and dominant in the playoffs. Regardless, Aaron Judge and Gary Sanchez will play 81... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
8 free agents for New York Yankees to considerArrieta. If the Yankees don't get Otani, Lynn could be slotted in as the No. 3
Staten Island Advance / Posted 15 days ago
Arrieta. If the Yankees don't get Otani, Lynn could be slotted in as the No. 3 for next season behind Luis Severino and Masahiro Tanaka. CC Sabathia, LHP Age: 37 (38 on July 21, 2018) 2017 salary: $25 million 2017 stats: Yankees, 14-5, 3.70... Read more
15d
New York Post
The handcuffed Yankees’ options for a thrifty free agencyand Jake Arrieta are the top two free-agent starters and will land outside the
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
and Jake Arrieta are the top two free-agent starters and will land outside the Yankees’ budget. With Luis Severino and Masahiro Tanaka, the Yankees are in good shape at the top of the rotation. Position players? Outfielder J.D. Martinez and... Read more
15d
Sportsnet.ca
MLB Free Agent Rankings: Will October struggles limit Darvish's market?able to sign with MLB organizations beginning 5 p.m. ET Monday. A few big name
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 15 days ago
able to sign with MLB organizations beginning 5 p.m. ET Monday. A few big names have been taken off the board already in Masahiro Tanaka, Johnny Cueto and Justin Upton, who all decided to stay with their current teams. Of course, there are still... Read more
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New York Post
Everything Brian Cashman must explain, beginning with Girardimanager, shifting Kevin Reese from the head of pro scouting department to runni
New York Post / Posted 16 days ago
manager, shifting Kevin Reese from the head of pro scouting department to running the player development program, having Masahiro Tanaka decide to stay instead of opting out and last year’s coaching staff not knowing if they have jobs when... Read more
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New York Post
Simple sports questions stump even the latest technologywhich Gary Sanchez, who needs a Spanish-to-English interpreter to conduct inter
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
which Gary Sanchez, who needs a Spanish-to-English interpreter to conduct interviews, stood on the mound speaking with Masahiro Tanaka, who needs a Japanese-to-English interpreter, while both held their gloves over their faces. Does this... Read more
18d
Staten Island Advance
Masahiro Tanaka won't bolt Yankees | What it meansBy Brendan Kuty | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com Masahiro Tanaka isn't going anyw
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 days ago
By Brendan Kuty | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com Masahiro Tanaka isn't going anywhere. In a statement the Yankees released last Friday night, the starting pitcher said he wouldn't test free agency and opt out of the remaining three years and $67... Read more
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Gulf News
Astros celebrate first title with victory paradeone way or the other and try to comment on the moment and be too much of a poli
Gulf News / Posted 18 days ago
one way or the other and try to comment on the moment and be too much of a political statement.”Meanwhile, right-hander Masahiro Tanaka is staying with the New York Yankees. Tanaka released a statement through the Yankees on Friday that he will... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Tanaka decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outNEW YORK — Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not ex
Pilipino Star / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK — Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest of... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Tanaka decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outNEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and n
Lake Placid News / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Major League Baseball roundupof hiring Joe Espada away from the New York Yankees to be the team’s new bench
Reuters Sports News / Posted 18 days ago
of hiring Joe Espada away from the New York Yankees to be the team’s new bench coach. - - - New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka has decided not to opt out of his contract. “I have decided to stay with the Yankees for the next three... Read more
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Reuters Sports News
Tanaka decides to remain with Yankees(The Sports Xchange) - Right-hander Masahiro Tanaka is staying with the New Yor
Reuters Sports News / Posted 18 days ago
(The Sports Xchange) - Right-hander Masahiro Tanaka is staying with the New York Yankees. Tanaka released a statement through the Yankees on Friday that he will remain with the team for the remaining three years of his original contract. ”I have... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyScratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka
Los Angeles Times / Posted 18 days ago
Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka said Friday he will stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. "It was a simple decision for me... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyNEW YORK (AP) - Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pi
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka said Friday he will stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. "It was a simple... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyNEW YORK (AP) - Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pi
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka said Friday he will stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. "It was a simple... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyNEW YORK (AP) — Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka said Friday he will stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. "It was a simple... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyNEW YORK (AP) — Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pi
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka said Friday he will stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. "It was a simple... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Free AgentsBC-BBO--,692Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyAP Photo NY191Eds:
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
BC-BBO--,692Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyAP Photo NY191Eds: With AP Photos.Masahiro Tanaka decided not to opt out of the final three seasons and $67 million in his contract with the New York Yankees. Convinced Michael... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyNEW YORK (AP) - Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pi
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka said Friday he will stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. "It was a simple... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyNEW YORK (AP) - Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pi
KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka said Friday he will stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. "It was a simple... Read more
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Island Packet
Tanaka stays with Yankees; Indians keep BrantleyScratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka
Island Packet / Posted 18 days ago
Scratch Masahiro Tanaka off the list of potential free-agent pitchers. Tanaka said Friday he will stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. "It was a simple decision for me... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Tanaka decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outNEW YORK (AP) - Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and n
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest... Read more
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TSN
Tanaka decides to stay with YankeesNEW YORK — Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not ex
TSN / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK — Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest of... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Tanaka decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt out(AP) Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 18 days ago
(AP) Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest of his four... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Tanaka decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outNEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and n
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest... Read more
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New York Post
Masahiro Tanaka staying with YankeesThe suspense is over. Masahiro Tanaka is staying with the Yankees, turning dow
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
The suspense is over. Masahiro Tanaka is staying with the Yankees, turning down an opt-out and instead deciding to take the three years and $67 million left on his contract. “I have decided to stay with the Yankees for the next three seasons,”... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
BBA--Yankees-Tanakadecides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outEds: APNewsNow. Incorporates BBA--
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 18 days ago
decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outEds: APNewsNow. Incorporates BBA--Yankees-Reese. Will be updated.Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three... Read more
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SportingNews
Masahiro Tanaka chooses not to opt out of Yankees contractYankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka chose Friday not to opt out of his cur
SportingNews / Posted 18 days ago
Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka chose Friday not to opt out of his current contract, keeping him in New York for the next years, the team announced. "I have decided to stay with the Yankees for the next three seasons," Tanaka said in a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Tanaka decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outNEW YORK (AP) - Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and n
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Tanaka decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outNEW YORK (AP) - Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and n
KTVN Reno / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Tanaka decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outNEW YORK (AP) - Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and n
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 18 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) - Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest... Read more
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Island Packet
Tanaka decides to stay with Yankees, not use opt outMasahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the
Island Packet / Posted 18 days ago
Masahiro Tanaka decided to stay with the New York Yankees and not exercise the right to opt out of the remaining three seasons of his contract. A right-hander who turned 29 on Wednesday, Tanaka was 13-12 with a 4.74 ERA, the highest of his four... Read more
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New York Post
Baseball execs, scouts agree on Masahiro Tanaka’s best optionteam and he is represented by elite agent Casey Close, but … According to a gr
New York Post / Posted 18 days ago
team and he is represented by elite agent Casey Close, but … According to a group of nine baseball executives and scouts Masahiro Tanaka will have difficulty topping the three years and $67 million remaining on his Yankees contract if he opts... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
MLB Focus Now Shifts Over To Free Agents, Stanton, Otaniand he’s not sure whether Miami will pursue a trade. “I’ve had thoughts on bot
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 19 days ago
and he’s not sure whether Miami will pursue a trade. “I’ve had thoughts on both sides,” Stanton said. Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka must decide whether to opt out of the remainder of his contract, which calls for him to receive $67 million... Read more
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FOX News
After Series, focus on free agents, plus Stanton and Otaniand he's not sure whether Miami will pursue a trade. "I've had thoughts on bot
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
and he's not sure whether Miami will pursue a trade. "I've had thoughts on both sides," Stanton said. Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka must decide whether to opt out of the remainder of his contract, which calls for him to receive $67 million... Read more
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FOX News
After Series, focus on free agents, plus Stanton and Otaniand he's not sure whether Miami will pursue a trade. "I've had thoughts on bot
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
and he's not sure whether Miami will pursue a trade. "I've had thoughts on both sides," Stanton said. Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka must decide whether to opt out of the remainder of his contract, which calls for him to receive $67 million... Read more
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Lake Placid News
After Series, focus on free agents, plus Stanton and Otaniand he's not sure whether Miami will pursue a trade. "I've had thoughts on bot
Lake Placid News / Posted 19 days ago
and he's not sure whether Miami will pursue a trade. "I've had thoughts on both sides," Stanton said. Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka must decide whether to opt out of the remainder of his contract, which calls for him to receive $67 million... Read more
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