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Video Breakdown: Masahiro Tanaka’s 1st Inning Pitch-By-Pitch

Today I elected to try something new. I sat down for 30 minutes to watch Masahiro Tanaka’s first inning and detailed everything I saw as the disaster unfolded before us. I broke down every single pitch Tanaka threw in that inning, outlining his decisions, his executions, what went wrong, and what went right. Enjoy this dive into […]


Masahiro Tanaka’s Splitter and the Nastiest Pitches from 7/20

Every morning, we review the nastiest pitches from the previous day’s games in glorious high-definition GIFs. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite pitch and check back this weekend to see if it will be in contention for the GIF of the Third Quarter Contest. Did we miss your favorite pitch? Send us a tweet […]


Masahiro Tanaka’s Splitter + The Nastiest Pitching GIFs From Wednesday’s Playoff Games

Through the playoffs, we’ll be featuring the nastiest pitches from the previous day’s games in glorious HD GIFs. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite pitch and check back after each round to see if it will be in contention for the GIF of the Second Half Contest. Did we miss your favorite pitch? Send us a […]


Masahiro Tanaka’s Fastball + The Nastiest Pitching GIFs of the Week

Every week we review the nastiest pitches from the previous week in glorious HD GIFs. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite pitch and and check back this weekend to see if it will be in contention for the GIF of the First Half. Did we miss your favorite pitch? Send us a tweet next […]


Masahiro Tanaka’s Fastball + The Best Pitches From This Weekend’s Games

Every morning we review the five best pitches from the previous day’s games in glorious HD GIFs. Don’t forget to vote for your favorite pitch and and check back this weekend to see if it will be in contention for the “GIF of the Week”. Did we miss your favorite pitch? Send us a tweet […]


Patience or Panic 8/7: Ramos, Tanaka, Davis

Kyle Frank examines three struggling players and determines if you should remain patient or begin to panic.


The Center Of Masahiro

Nick Pollack reviews every single starting pitcher's performances from Friday's games.


Patience or Panic 6/12 – CarGo, Schwarber, Tanaka

Welcome back to Patience or Panic, where I tried to read the rotten tea leaves of the league’s most frustrating players and try to assess whether you should sound the alarms or keep calm and carry on. The reality is, it’s generally folly to assume any of these players will end the season with normal-looking […]


You’re My Masahiro

I’ll be the first to admit that I haven’t spent much time discussing Masahiro Tanaka this season.  He’s been much of a question mark as many believe TJS is inevitable given his elbow issues last season.  Those who insulted the medical reports and drafted him this year have been met with…okay results.  His K-BB% is a solid […]


Max Scherzer’s Changeup and the Nastiest Pitches from Saturday’s games

John Vaghi breaks down the nastiest pitches from Saturday's games, including Max Scherzer's Changeup and Masahiro Tanaka's Slider.


Luis Castillo’s Changeup and the Nastiest Pitches from 6/17

Donny Moskovits reviews the nastiest pitches from Sunday's slate of games, including including Luis Castillo's changeup, Mike Clevinger's curveball, and Masahiro Tanaka's splitter.


Gerrit Cole’s Slider(s) + The Nastiest Pitches from Saturday’s Games

Andy Patton examines the six nastiest pitches from Saturday's games, including offerings from Gerrit Cole, Trevor Bauer and Masahiro Tanaka.


Steve Cishek’s Sinker + the Nastiest GIFs from Monday’s Games

Check out Monday's nastiest pitches, including offerings from Steve Cishek, Gerrit Cole, and Masahiro Tanaka


Jake Petricka’s Fastball + The Nastiest Pitches from Tuesday’s Games

Andy Patton examines the seven nastiest pitches from Tuesday's games, including offerings from Blake Snell, Masahiro Tanaka and rookie Michael Kopech.


Chaz Roe’s Slider + The Nastiest Pitches from Thursday’s Games

Andy Patton examines the six nastiest pitches from Thursday's games, including offerings from David Robertson, Masahiro Tanaka and Shane Greene.


Walker Buehler’s Curveball + The Nastiest Pitches from Tuesday’s Games

Andy Patton examines the six nastiest pitches from Tuesday's games, including offerings from Trevor Bauer, Jack Flaherty and Masahiro Tanaka.


Austin Gomber’s Curveball + The Nastiest Pitches from Tuesday’s Games

Andy Patton examines the seven nastiest pitches from Tuesday's games, including offerings from Jose Berrios, Aaron Nola and Masahiro Tanaka.


Trevor Bauer’s Curveball + the Nastiest GIFs from Sunday’s Games

A collection of Sunday's best pitches, including filth from Clayton Kershaw, Justin Verlander and Masahiro Tanaka.


Playoff Preview: Yankees vs. Astros

The ALCS is here! Check out our preview of the series between the New York Yankees and the Houston Astros.


Gerrit Cole’s Knuckle-Curveball and the Nastiest Pitches from 10/5

Max Posner has you covered with the nastiest pitches from the 2019 ALDS Game 2's. Included are pitches from Gerrit Cole, Adam Ottavino, and Blake Snell