Tanaka Introduced As A New York Yankee
Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is officially a New York Yankee!
“I was thinking as I was driving in, this would make ‘the Boss’ proud,” said Brian Cashman, Yankees General Manager. “The Yankees are about always tryign to aquire the best talent … but he also liked a lot of attention … This is Steinbrenner big.”
Tanaka was introduced in a room slammed full of media. The Yankees believe that Tanaka will be the third pitcher in their rotation as he reports to spring training on Friday with pitchers and catchers.