New York Post
Beware the Cubs challenging the Yankees for Tanaka
The Yankees and Dodgers have long been viewed as the teams likely to be most aggressive in trying to win the negotiating rights for Masahiro Tanaka when a new posting system is finalized between Major League officials and their Japanese counterparts.
Sunday Baseball NotesPosting standoff puts Yankees' plans in jeopardy
The Red Sox could benefit, at least temporarily, from an ongoing dispute between Major League Baseball and the Nippon Professional Baseball League in Japan over a revised posting system that could mean highly coveted Rakuten Golden Eagles righthander Masahiro Tanaka will not be pitching stateside in 2014.
Sports Media 101
Mets 101 Roundtable: 2014 Offseason Predictions
Mets 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the New York Mets as a part of Sports Media 101 .
Are MLB Free-Agent Contract Prices Poised to Skyrocket This Winter?
Since it's only mid-November, the spending in this year's free-agent market hasn't really gotten going yet.
Yankees target Masahiro Tanaka may not be available this winter as MLB negotiates new system
The expected arrival of Japanese star Masahiro Tanaka in Major League Baseball may not occur in 2014 due to a breakdown in negotiations with Japanese baseball officials.
Darvish 2nd, Iwakuma 3rd, Uehara 7th for Cy Young
Yu Darvish, Hisashi Iwakuma and Koji Uehara teamed up for an exceptionally strong showing by Japanese pitchers in the American League Cy Young Award voting.
Playing 'Sign or Walk' with Each of Mets' Own Free Agents
The MLB offseason has now been going on for over a month and the Mets have yet to make any big moves.
El Paso Times
Here's what you need to know about Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka
The same Posting System that brought Yu Darvish and Daisuke Matsuzaka to Major League Baseball expired in October.
IBWAA, BBWAA split on AL Manager of the Year vote
The Internet Baseball Writers Association of America selected John Farrell as their manager of the year.
Red Sox reports and rumors
If the Red Sox cannot work out a deal with Mike Napoli, the Globe's Nick Cafardo reports that an option for the Sox to consider could be trading for Angels first baseman Mark Trumbo.
Morning notes from the GM meetings
The Japanese media is here in full force to garner any information possible on their star righthanded pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who went 24-0 during the regular season, threw a 160-pitch game in the Japan Series, and the very next day saved the championship game for Rakuten Eagles.