Contact Us
Masahiro Tanaka

Masahiro Tanaka

Masahiro Tanaka (Getty Images).
Masahiro Tanaka (Getty Images).
[

ESPY Preview Part 3: Best Breakthrough Athlete

By now you're getting the picture, we're chronicling the New York teams/athletes nominated for ESPY awards -- and their chances to win. The ESPYs are on Wednesday so we keep on, keepin on!

Category: Best Breakthrough Athlete

New York Team/Athlete Nominated: Masahiro Tanaka, Yankees Pitcher

The Rest of the Field: Richard Sherman (Seattle Seahawks), Nick Foles (Philadelphia Eagles) and Damian Lillard (Portland TrailBlazers).

About Tanaka: Tanaka has been unbelievable

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Yanks Blow Lead Late, Lose

CLEVELAND (AP) — Roberto Perez hit a two-run homer in his major league debut, Carlos Santana also connected and the Cleveland Indians scored nine runs in their last two innings at bat for a 9-3 victory over the New York Yankees on Thursday night.

Asdrubal Cab

Read More|Comment

New York Yankees v Chicago Cubs
[

Tanaka Update: Tommy John Not Required, Yet

After Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka was placed on the disabled list with right elbow inflammation, the fear was that he would require Tommy John surgery.

That is not required, yet, according to Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Tanaka Headed To The DL

Joe Girardi has confirmed that Masahiro Tanaka has elbow inflammation and is headed to the 15-day DL.  

Read More|Comment

New York Yankees v Cleveland Indians
[

Tanaka Roughed Up in Loss

CLEVELAND (AP) — Michael Brantley homered and had three RBIs, Nick Swisher hit a go-ahead two-run shot and the Cleveland Indians stopped rookie sensation Masahiro Tanaka's bid to become the major league's first 13-game winner Tuesday night with a 5-3 victory over the New York Yankees.

Brantley hit

Read More|Comment

Derek Jeter will start for the ninth time in the all-star game (Getty Images).
Derek Jeter will start for the ninth time in the all-star game (Getty Images).
[

Jeter, Tanaka, Betances Named to All-Star Team

Derek Jeter was named to his 14th all-star team on Sunday as he will represent the American League as the starting shortstop at the game on July 15th in Minnesota.

Despite hitting just .266 this season, Jeter won the fan vote at shortstop

Read More|Comment

New York Yankees v Minnesota Twins
[

Beltran, Tanaka Lift Struggling Yanks

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Carlos Beltran gave the foundering Yankees a jolt with a three-run homer Thursday night, lifting Masahiro Tanaka to his major league-leading 12th win and helping New York end a season-worst five-game skid with a 7-4 victory over the Minnesota Twins.

Zelous Wheel

Read More|Comment

Baltimore Orioles v New York Yankees
[

Tanaka Suffers Only Second Loss

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Tillman tossed seven innings of four-hit ball and the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 8-0 Sunday, handing Masahiro Tanaka his second major league loss.

Jonathan Sch

Read More|Comment

New York Yankees v Seattle Mariners
[

Buster Olney Joins Armen And Levack

Masahiro Tanaka has been incredible as a Yankee this year. But just how good can he be?  Is it possible that he could be the Rookie of the Year, Cy Young winner, and league MVP?

On Thursday, Armen and Levack asked that question to ESPN's Buster Olney.

Hear

Read More|Comment

New York Mets v New York Yankees
[

Sweeny Murti Joins Armen And Levack

The 2014 New York Yankees season has been a roller coaster ride with strings of solid play spoiled by injuries, more injuries, and terrible play caused, at least in large part, by injuries.

On Wednesday, WFAN's Sweeny Murti, member of the Yankees' radio broadcast team, joined Armen and Levack to discuss the season and its dynamic bright spot, Masahiro Tanaka.

Read More|Comment

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees
[

Tanaka Delivers Another Gem

NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka gave up a home run to Jose Reyes on the first pitch of the game, then earned his major league-high 11th victory as the New York Yankees beat Toronto 3-1 Tuesday night for their 14th straight home win over the Blue Jays.

Brett Gardne

Read More|Comment

Getty Images
Getty Images
[

Happy Tanaka Tuesday!

When Masahiro Tanaka came to the United States for an unprecedented seven-year, $155-million contract, the expectations were raised high.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1045theteam.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!