The White Sox came up short in their pitch to Masahiro Tanaka but Rick Hahn won’t be soured by the end result.
By now, you’ve probably heard which teams are the favorites to land prized Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka, who went 24-0 last season for the Rakuten Eagles.
While most factors suggest the White Sox won’t be a player for Masahiro Tanaka, one rival executive wouldn’t rule them out.
The Cubs will make their pitch to Masahiro Tanaka, the Japanese ace who could shake up their competitive timeline and instantly become a marquee attraction at Wrigley Field.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Theo Epstein jokes about how the Cubs lead the league in approvals.