Masahiro Tanaka: Lots of Media Members Watched His First Side Session in a Yankees Uniform

Masahiro Tanaka threw the ball wearing a New York Yankees’ uniform for the first time on Saturday in Tampa. Bear in mind this was nothing more than a side session, yet it attracted huge a throng of reporters to document the historic occasion.

Consider this a good warm-up for whenever the pending Derek Jeter farewell tour begins.

Meanwhile, Bartolo Colon’s arrival at Mets’ camp in Port St. Lucie was met with decidedly less fanfare.

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