|Dec. 27 9:36 PM PT10:36 PM MT11:36 PM CT12:36 AM ET0:36 ET5:36 GMT13:36 10:36 PM MST12:36 AM EST1:06 AM VEN9:36 UAE11:36 PM CT-Japanese media report Kuroda will return to Japan in 2015 to pitch for his first team, the Hiroshima Toyo Carp.
Analysis: The reports say Kuroda, who turns 40 in February, has signed a one year contract worth $3.3 million. Kuroda pitched for Hiroshima from 1997-2007 and then spent four years with the Los Angeles Dodgers before moving to the New York Yankees.
|Sep. 26 12:50 PM PT1:50 PM MT2:50 PM CT3:50 PM ET15:50 ET19:50 GMT3:50 12:50 PM MST2:50 PM EST3:20 PM VEN23:50 UAE2:50 PM CT-Kuroda did not get a decision Thursday.
Analysis: Kuroda allowed two runs and struck out nine in eight innings but closer David Robertson choked away a save attempt.
|Sep. 20 12:06 PM PT1:06 PM MT2:06 PM CT3:06 PM ET15:06 ET19:06 GMT3:06 12:06 PM MST2:06 PM EST2:36 PM VEN23:06 UAE2:06 PM CT-Kuroda gave up Edwin Encarnacion's two-run homer off the left-field foul pole in the first inning and little else as he earned his 11th win.
Analysis: Kuroda allowed three runs in 6 2-3 innings in a strong effort.
|Sep. 4 3:26 PM PT4:26 PM MT5:26 PM CT6:26 PM ET18:26 ET22:26 GMT6:26 3:26 PM MST5:26 PM EST5:56 PM VEN2:26 UAE (+1)5:26 PM CT-Kuroda gave up one run and four hits with eight strikeouts in Wednesday's 5-1 home win over Boston.
Analysis: The right-hander appears to be turning his season around, going 3-0 with a 2.36 ERA in his last four starts.
|July 31 2:41 PM PT3:41 PM MT4:41 PM CT5:41 PM ET17:41 ET21:41 GMT5:41 2:41 PM MST4:41 PM EST5:11 PM VEN1:41 UAE (+1)4:41 PM CT-Kuroda suffered his seventh loss in Wednesday's 3-2 defeat at Texas, giving up three runs and nine hits in seven innings.
Analysis: Kuroda remains a disappointment with a career-worst 3.98 ERA.
|July 26 1:37 PM PT2:37 PM MT3:37 PM CT4:37 PM ET16:37 ET20:37 GMT4:37 1:37 PM MST3:37 PM EST4:07 PM VEN0:37 UAE (+1)3:37 PM CT-Kuroda won despite a mediocre outing in Friday's 6-4 victory over Toronto, yielding four runs and eight hits over 5 2-3 innings.
Analysis: Kuroda has been better of late, going 3-2 with a 3.78 ERA in his last eight games, but Friday was not one of his better efforts.
|July 21 2:44 PM PT3:44 PM MT4:44 PM CT5:44 PM ET17:44 ET21:44 GMT5:44 2:44 PM MST4:44 PM EST5:14 PM VEN1:44 UAE (+1)4:44 PM CT-Kuroda did not get a decision Sunday.
Analysis: Kuroda gave up three hits and no earned runs over 6 2-3 innings in his 200th major league appearance. "He was great," Yankees manager Joe Girardi said. "Did a wonderful job today."
|July 7 2:15 PM PT3:15 PM MT4:15 PM CT5:15 PM ET17:15 ET21:15 GMT5:15 2:15 PM MST4:15 PM EST4:45 PM VEN1:15 UAE (+1)4:15 PM CT-Kuroda recorded his second win in three starts Sunday, yielding four runs and seven hits over 5 2-3 innings in a 9-7 win at Minnesota.
Analysis: Kuroda has been very mediocre lately, going 2-2 with a 4.40 ERA over his last five starts.
|May 2 1:33 PM PT2:33 PM MT3:33 PM CT4:33 PM ET16:33 ET20:33 GMT4:33 1:33 PM MST3:33 PM EST4:03 PM VEN0:33 UAE (+1)3:33 PM CT-Kuroda gave up four runs - three earned - and seven hits in six innings, lowering his ERA slightly to 5.14 on Thursday.
Analysis: It was an improvement over his previous outing Friday night, when the 39-year-old right-hander was hammered in a 13-1 loss to the Los Angeles Angels. "I think it's a step in the right direction," New York manager Joe Girardi said.
|Apr. 19 10:14 AM PT11:14 AM MT12:14 PM CT1:14 PM ET13:14 ET17:14 GMT1:14 10:14 AM MST12:14 PM EST12:44 PM VEN21:14 UAE12:14 PM CT-Kuroda threw 99 pitches Friday for the Yanks.
Analysis: Kuroda gave up three runs and seven hits over 5 2-3 innings. He draws the BoSox next.
|Apr. 13 11:11 AM PT12:11 PM MT1:11 PM CT2:11 PM ET14:11 ET18:11 GMT2:11 11:11 AM MST1:11 PM EST1:41 PM VEN22:11 UAE1:11 PM CT-Kuroda got the win as the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 7-4 Saturday.
Analysis: Kuroda pitched into the seventh, allowing four runs and striking out five.
|Apr. 8 3:01 PM PT4:01 PM MT5:01 PM CT6:01 PM ET18:01 ET22:01 GMT6:01 3:01 PM MST5:01 PM EST5:31 PM VEN2:01 UAE (+1)5:01 PM CT-Kuroda picked up his first victory of the season Monday, limiting Baltimore to two runs on eight hits over 8 1-3 innings.
Analysis: Kuroda has looked strong through his first two starts, allowing four runs and 11 hits in 12 1-3 innings.
|Apr. 3 3:52 PM PT4:52 PM MT5:52 PM CT6:52 PM ET18:52 ET22:52 GMT6:52 3:52 PM MST5:52 PM EST6:22 PM VEN2:52 UAE (+1)5:52 PM CT-Kuroda was tagged with the loss in his season debut Wednesday against Houston despite a very strong start in which he gave up two runs and three hits over six innings.
Analysis: Fantasy owners and Yankee fans would have liked to see the Yankees back Kuroda with more than one run of support.
|2008||LAD||9||10||0 - 0||31||31||2||183.1||181||85||76||13||42||8||116||1.22||3.73|
|2009||LAD||8||7||0 - 0||21||20||0||117.1||110||59||49||12||24||1||87||1.14||3.76|
|2010||LAD||11||13||0 - 0||31||31||0||196.1||180||87||74||15||48||13||159||1.16||3.39|
|2011||LAD||13||16||0 - 0||32||32||0||202.0||196||77||69||24||49||6||161||1.21||3.07|
|2012||NYY||16||11||0 - 0||33||33||3||219.2||205||86||81||25||51||2||167||1.17||3.32|
|2013||NYY||11||13||0 - 0||32||32||1||201.1||191||79||74||20||43||2||150||1.16||3.31|
|2014||NYY||11||9||0 - 0||32||32||0||199.0||191||91||82||20||35||0||146||1.14||3.71|
|Career||79||79||0 - 0||212||211||6||1319.0||1254||564||505||129||292||32||986||1.17||3.45|
|2008||LAD||Total||2||0||0 - 0||2||2||0||12.1||11||2||2||0||3||1||7||1.46|
|LDS||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||6.1||6||0||0||0||2||1||4||0.00|
|LCS||1||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||6.0||5||2||2||0||1||0||3||3.00|
|2009||LAD||Total||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||1.1||6||6||6||1||0||0||1||40.50|
|LCS||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||1.1||6||6||6||1||0||0||1||40.50|
|2012||NYY||Total||0||1||0 - 0||2||2||0||16.0||10||5||5||2||1||0||14||2.70|
|LDS||0||0||0 - 0||1||1||0||8.1||5||2||2||2||1||0||3||2.16|
|LCS||0||1||0 - 0||1||1||0||7.2||5||3||3||0||0||0||11||3.52|
|Career||2||2||0 - 0||5||5||0||29.2||27||13||13||3||4||1||22||3.94|
Greg and Chris talk with Mike Reiss from ESPN Boston in hour 2 of NFL Sunday to discuss a variety of offseason happenings with the Pats and throughout the league. Greg and Chris also get into the NFL Draft and where Mariota and Winston will go.
Mike Reiss calls the guys to talk about the offseason news for the Pats. He talks about the Pats/Jets tampoering fiasco, free agency, where he sees Ridley and Connolly ending up, if the Patriots would be interested in Reggie Wayne and more.
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Brow Buff's Sam Packard and Ben Kichen break down Marcus Smart's unfortunate ball tap, debate leadership in the Celtics locker room, and rehash the great Kevin Love to Boston rumors.
Flannery joins Mut to break down the Isaiah Thomas trade to Boston and what it means for the Celtics this season and in the future. Paul also chats with Mut about the other deals that happened at the NBA's trading deadline
We talk to Chris Mannix from SI to break down the C's acquisition of Isaiah Thomas and the crazy trade deadline in the rest of the NBA.
Joe and Alex talked with the Sox AGM about the state of the team as Opening Day approaches.
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Joe Kelly joined the Hot Stove show where he talked about being ready for his next spring training start after a biceps ailment forced him out of his last outing, he talks about his NCAA brackets and how teammate Wade Miley has a perfect bracket still.
Peter Chiarelli joined the Sunday Skate crew to talk about the Bruins playoff push heading into the final handful of games of the regular season. Chiarelli talked about avoiding some of the overly negative feedback he gets while realizing that the team does have real issues. He discusses what went down at the trade deadline and if he was happy with the outcome, Lucic having a down year and underperforming, the salary cap and if he considers it as big of an issue as it's been made out to be and what the future holds for the team.
It's a big hour #2 for the Sunday Skate dudes - they talk about the B's defenseman and what the future looks like at that position, with both moves the team can make and younger guys in the AHL. They also get into the Bruins philosophy on bringing guys up and sending them back down and how players deal with that. Finally, the boys are joined by Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli to discuss EVERYTHING.
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