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19 Masahiro Tanaka SP

New York Yankees

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
89%8%
Key Stats
IPW-LSVERAKsBB
129.112-402.5113519
Pitching Summary
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2014NYY1242.5118183100129.11113936151519135

Player Updates

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Masahiro Tanaka scheduled to make return Sunday
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is tentatively scheduled to start Sunday against the Blue Jays, manager Joe Girardi told reporters Tuesday.

Tanaka, who is working his way back from a partially torn UCL, saw game action for the first time since July 8 Monday. Assuming he avoids any issues or setbacks in the intervening time, Tanaka is set to have a 70-to 75-pitch limit for the start.  

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1410815979
Yankees still hopeful Masahiro Tanaka returns
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

Even though Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka didn't exactly dominate in an instructional league game Monday and hinted afterward that he may not be ready to face major-league hitters with the stuff he showed, pitching coach Larry Rothschild told Newsday that the 25-year-old could still start this weekend if he says he feels good Tuesday.

Tanaka, who is attempting to rehabilitate a partially torn UCL, allowed six hits while striking out four in five innings. His fastball topped out at 92 mph.

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Masahiro Tanaka struggles to put away minor-leaguers
by Scott White | Senior Fantasy Writer

Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who is attempting to rehabilitate a partially torn UCL, technically pitched five scoreless innings in an instructional league game Monday, but according to LoHud.com, he didn't look good doing it.

Facing mostly teenagers, he allowed six hits, including several on hard-hit balls, and struck out four. His fastball topped out at 92 mph, giving him some doubt about whether he's ready to face major-leaguers.

"I don't know," he said. "It's hard to say."

Tanaka threw 65 pitches in all and, for his struggles, said he felt good. The Yankees had hoped he could return for this weekend's series at Toronto.

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Masahiro Tanaka to throw instructional league game Monday
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is scheduled to throw an instructional league game Monday, MLB.com reports.

Tanaka felt good Wednesday after throwing 45 pitches in a simulated game one day earlier. He has continued to feel improvement in his injured elbow and could return to action late next week. Tanaka, who has been sidelined since July 8, is 12-4 with a 2.51 ERA and 135:19 K:BB ratio in his first major-league season.

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Masahiro Tanaka eyeing start in series late next week
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka could return from the disabled list to pitch in the Sept. 19-21 series against visiting Toronto, per the New York Daily News.

Tanaka, who has been out for two months with an elbow injury, is set to throw Wednesday. If he emerges from that session feeling well, he will pitch a simulated or instructional league game Sunday. That would lead to one or two starts with the Yankees to conclude the regular season.

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CBSSports.com Player Ranking
Position Current Last Week Rating
Starting Pitchers 22 62.69
Situational Stats
SituationIPWLERASVBBSO
vs Toronto 13.020 2.080218
vs LHB 70.200 2.2901060
vs RHB 58.200 2.760975
Last 7 Games
  OPP W L SV IP H ER BB Ks
6/5OAK1006.05114
6/11@SEA1009.062111
6/17TOR1006.051210
6/22BAL0107.06316
6/28BOS0109.07218
7/3@MIN1007.09403
7/8@CLE0106.210515
Two Week Schedule
SEPTEMBER
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
14
@Balt
L2-3
15
@TB
L0-1
16
@TB
L1-6
17
@TB
W3-2
18
Tor
W3-2
19
Tor
W5-3
20
Tor
4:05 pm
Tickets
21
Tor
1:05 pm
Tickets
22
Balt
7:05 pm
Tickets
23
Balt
7:05 pm
Tickets
24
Balt
1:05 pm
Tickets
25
Balt
7:05 pm
Tickets
26
@Bos
7:10 pm
Tickets
27
@Bos
1:05 pm
Tickets
= probable start
Fantasy Points by Week
27

18

36

42

22

22

37

31

32

23

33

36

19

16

1

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0
0
0
0
0
0
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Fantasy Points by Week.   ( Actual    AccuScore Projections)   Note: Points are rounded down.
Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2014NYY124 2.5118183100 129.1111393615319135
Total 124 2.5118183100 129.1111393615319135
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2014NYY18901000500 .111 .111 .111
Total 18901000500 .111 .111 .111
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2014NYYP1818251213011.000
Total  1818251213011.000
More Pitching Stats
YearTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGPAMB9SLGRPF
2014NYY0133107 1.3451104 .231508 9.3 .3780
Total 0133107 1.3451104 .231508 9.3 .3780
International Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2007JPN-Raketen117 3.8228284100186.1183837917768196
2008JPN-Rakuten97 3.4925245210172.217171679254159
2009JPN-Rakuten156 2.3325246310189.2170514913743171
2010JPN-Rakuten116 2.5020208100155.015947439532119
2011JPN-Rakuten195 1.27272714600226.117135328527241
2012JPN-Rakuten104 1.8722228300173.016045364219169
2013JPN-Rakuten240 1.2728278210212.016835306332183
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-2/205
Birthdate:
11/1/1988
Age:
25
Hometown:
Itami, Hyogo, Japan
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Team:
New York Yankees
College:

MLB Experience:
1
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