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Pinstripe Alley Podcast Episode 52: Tanaka is unimpressed

The podcast wonders how exactly one could impress Tanaka; chances are Vidal Nuno could not.

"Just another 10-K game, ho-hum."
"Just another 10-K game, ho-hum."
Dilip Vishwanat

Maybe one day Tanaka will like his pitching performances... maybe.

[0:26] The Yankees just swept the Blue Jays and the pitching's riding high...
[3:10] except for the weak link: Vidal Nuno. What to do? Does it make sense to move Adam Warren to the rotation?
[9:22] Masahiro Tanaka: Okay at baseball, I guess
[14:20] Our amusement at Tanaka's dismissal of his own starts
[19:38] Brief aside about Clayton Kershaw's ridiculous 15-strikeout no-hitter
[24:00] Thoughts regarding the Francisco Cervelli/John Ryan Murphy swap and Murphy trade rumors
[29:31] The return of Matt F.'s "Real or Fake" minor league team name game!
[38:18] Tweetbag: Chances Yankees don't trade a catcher, Tanaka and Rookie of the Year voting, legitimacy of the Blue Jays, Brian McCann's possible resurgence, comparing Tanaka's first 14 starts to other starts throughout history, which MLB starters would you take over Tanaka, and more.
[1:01:00] Yankee/Mitre of the Week
[1:07:00] Matt F. reveals the Joe DiMaggio and Pete Rose of hit by pitch records

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