Yankees pick up Masahiro Tanaka, brawl with Red Sox in win

Baseball / MLB Apr 12, 2018

Yankees pick up Masahiro Tanaka, brawl with Red Sox in win

New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka (2-1) struck out three and earned his second win of the season in a 10-7 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Wednesday night in a contest marred by a bench-clearing brawl. Tanaka gave up a fifth-inning grand slam ...

Baseball / MLB Mar 25, 2017

Tigers' Martinez out with foot injury

Detroit Tigers right fielder J.D. Martinez is expected to miss the beginning of the season with a right foot injury. Martinez sprained his foot last weekend, and manager Brad Ausmus told reporters Friday he is expected to be out three to four weeks. The injury ...

Tigers finish strong to take down White Sox

Baseball / MLB Jun 5, 2016

Tigers finish strong to take down White Sox

When manager Brad Ausmus told Mike Pelfrey that he was finished after six innings, the Detroit pitcher resigned himself to yet another winless outing. At the time, the Tigers were trailing Chris Sale and the Chicago White Sox by a run. "I knew coming into the ...

Tanaka roughed up as Tigers maul Yanks

Baseball / MLB Jun 22, 2015

Tanaka roughed up as Tigers maul Yanks

Masahiro Tanaka was having trouble locating his pitches. The Detroit Tigers sent every mistake soaring. Tanaka allowed three homers for the first time in his major league career, including two of J.D. Martinez's trio of long balls, in the Tigers' 12-4 victory over the New ...