Tanaka to Sign With Yankees
Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will sign with the New York Yankees for 7 years, $155 million, per ESPN’s Buster Olney.
— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) January 22, 2014
tanaka signing for $22M per makes yanks a big threat. but going under $189M in 2014 is pipe dream now.
— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) January 22, 2014
Tanaka gets $99 million more in his deal than Yu Darvish w/TEX. Yankees’ expenditure ($175m — salary, posting) largest ever for FA pitcher.
— Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) January 22, 2014