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Masahiro Tanaka • #19 • SP
Ht/Wt:6'3", 215 lbs.
Born:Nov 1, 1988 (33 yrs) in Hyogo, JPN
Experience:7 years
Drafted:Signed by NY Yankees in 2014.
Bats:R
Throws:R
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Scouting Report
Assets: Blessed with a great pitching arsenal and loads of experience, he is a true work horse on the mound. Also capable of piling up impressive strikeout totals and be absolutely dominant.
Flaws: Expectations are very high, so will he be able to handle the pressure over the long haul? Also, at some point his arm may suffer from the wear and tear of his innings accumulation.
Career Potential: Outstanding workhorse starter, when healthy.
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