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Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka to pitch in rehab session Saturday
Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka to pitch in rehab session Saturday

New York Yankees ace Masahiro Tanaka is scheduled to throw 25 pitches Saturday in his first bullpen session since going on the disabled list with a partial tear in his right elbow. Manager Joe Girardi announced the session before Friday night's game at Tampa Bay. Tanaka is 12-4 with a 2.51 earned-run average in 18 starts. This is the Japanese right-hander's first season in the major leagues. The Yankees put Tanaka on the disabled list on July 9 and hope he can return next month. Etc. The Cleveland Indians activated center fielder Michael Bourn from the disabled list Friday, giving them their quick leadoff hitter and a player capable of making things happen on the...

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