The Masahiro Tanaka free-agency tour has hit the United States, as the Japanese ace and his agent began meeting with teams on Thursday.
With free agency beginning on Thursday, Freddy Garcia and the New York Yankees plan to have further discussions about the right-hander returning to the rotation in 2012.
New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman and the agent for ace CC Sabathia will try to complete a new contract this weekend.
Cliff Lee's agent says a number of teams have expressed interest in his client.
Yankees want Cliff Lee badly, but so do the Rangers, Cubs, Red Sox and ... Nats?