Hideki Matsui

Tampa Bay Rays #35 - Designated Hitter

  • Born: 06/12/74
  • Age: 39
  • Height: 6-2
  • Weight: 210

Around the Empire: New York Yankees News - 1/24/14

The Yankees have improved with Masahiro Tanaka, but are they a playoff team?, The financial benefits from Japan won't be as good as it was with Hideki Matsui, Alex Rodriguez has received a coaching job

The Likely Financial Benefits of Signing Tanaka

In signing Masahiro Tanaka, the New York Yankees are likely to benefit from increased revenue from Japan -- but not as much as they enjoyed by signing Hideki Matsui.

Masahiro Tanaka Could Get Record Deal From Rakuten

The Cubs, and other MLB teams looking for a big-time starting pitcher, might have to turn their attention away from Masahiro Tanaka, according to one report.

Is Tanaka still the Yankees' top pitching target?

A posting fee cap and an open negotiation process could make Japan's best pitcher a less obvious fit for the Yankees.

NLCS Game Six: Dodgers vs. Cardinals

The Cardinals can advance with a win, but they'll have to go through Clayton Kershaw to get there.

Top 100 Yankees: #87 Hideki Matsui

"Godzilla" came to the United States with high expectations and an unbelievable amount of media attention. Despite the pressure, he became a fan favorite and ended his Yankees career as the World Series MVP.

Yankees bid farewell to arms, goodbye to future?

The Yankees summoned the ghosts of recent glory to honor Mariano Rivera, but there wasn't enough magic from the past to prevent the team from being haunted by its present.

Report: Biogenesis suspensions coming this week

According to the New York Post, Biogenesis suspensions for all players not named Ryan Braun will be announced this week. How many games is Alex Rodriguez expected to be suspended?

Matsui to retire as Yankee

The Yankees will honor Matsui before Sunday's game against the Rays.

Caption this Yankee: Mariano Rivera

Yankees take funny pictures. We provide the picture, you provide the caption.

Yankees to honor Hideki Matsui on Sunday

The Yankees have announced the details of the ceremony to celebrate the career of Hideki Matsui and allow him to retire as a Yankee

Jeter could be activated this Sunday

Derek Jeter could be off the DL and swinging a bat as soon as Sunday.

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