|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|
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