8 Innings of work. 2 hits allowed. 10 strikeouts. That was Masahiro Tanaka's line today against the Cubs. We needed a hero today... we got a Masa-"Hero" in Tanaka. Sure, Adam Jones and Jose Bautista can say that Tanaka is no big deal and "nothing special", but they're scared and they know their teams didn't and couldn't pony up for big Tanaka. The Yankees did something important this off-season, they signed the biggest fish they could find after a few years of research and scouting of this japanese sensation. Tanaka is a great pitcher and we as Yankee fans need to embrace him. Trust me, he's something special.After Tanaka exited, Shawn Kelley came in, allowed 1 hit and got the save. "Easy peasy lemon squeezy" as my 10 year old will say to me... Easy Peasy is right.The Yankees hitting...

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