1/9 Tanaka tour
Let the recruiting begin. According to reports, Masahiro Tanaka has arrived in the U.S. to begin a tour of Major League clubs. David Waldstein of the New York Times reported Tanaka had planned on flying to Chicago but the bad weather forced him to change his plans and he was in Los Angeles. CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman reports Tanaka could meet with a dozen teams by Friday, including the Dodgers, Angels, Cubs, White Sox, Yankees and Diamondbacks. The meetings began Wednesday in L.A.