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Mariners in, Dodgers lukewarm on Masahiro Tanaka?
Mariners in, Dodgers lukewarm on Masahiro Tanaka?

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.---On the heels of signing Robinson Cano, could the Seattle Mariners follow by signing Masahiro Tanaka? The Dodgers and New York Yankees are widely considered the likely favorites to land Tanaka, there are indications neither team might engage in an all-out bidding war to get him. The Dodgers are interested in Tanaka, but not with the win-at-all-costs mentality that marked their pursuit of Hyun-jin Ryu last winter, according to two people familiar with the team’s thinking. And, according to the New York Post, the Yankees “have have become more dubious that they will pursue Masahiro Tanaka.” Japanese baseball officials have yet to sign an...

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