Posts Tagged Hisanori

  • Hisanori Takahashi to L.A. Angels: A Small Move With Huge Implications

    The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim enter this holiday season with a rather sizable wish list. Now they might be able to check off three items with one deft move. On Thursday, left-handed relief pitcher Hisanori Takahashi agreed to a two-year, $8 million deal with the Halos. It was not the high-profil...

  • 2010 New York Mets: Hisanori Takahashi Will Not Put On a Mets Uniform Next Year

    The New York Mets have reportedly passed on re-acquiring the services of Hisanori Takahashi. Early today the Mets asked for waivers for Takahashi’s with the intention of giving him his release after the lefty and management could not come to terms on a new deal. Takahashi is looking for a 3-4 ...

  • Hisanori Takahashi, R.A. Dickey: Are Two-Year Deals Too Long?

    Two bright spots on an otherwise bleak 2010 Mets squad were pitchers Hisanori Takahashi and Robert Alan Dickey. Both are free-agent eligible, with the deadline to negotiate with Takahashi fast approaching. When the Mets signed Takahashi, they didn't really know what they were going to get from the...

  • Hisanori Takahashi wants a multi-year deal

    New York Mets left-handed pitcher Hisanori Takahashi wants a multi-year deal, according to Sports Hochi via Yahoo Japan. The 35-year-old pitcher wrapped up his inaugural year in Major League and is now a free-agent with the completion of his one-year, $1 View full post on Yardbarker: MLB...

  • New York Mets Hand Ball to Hisanori Takahashi In Series With D-Backs

    NEW YORK-- In order for the Mets to compete into August and September, they'll have to start doing two things. Win games on the road and beat up on bad teams. The Mets have had trouble doing both, and are now 0-4 this season against the last-place Arizona Diamondbacks. Last night, the Mets scored si...

  • Getting to Know Hisanori Takahashi of the New York Mets

    Back in February, when the Mets signed Hisanori Takahashi to a minor league contract, barely anyone noticed. Now, almost two months into the season, Mets fans are enamored by his talents. However, most fans do not know much about Takahashi. Takahashi spent time pitching in college in Japan and Ja...

  • Are the New York Mets Prepping Hisanori Takahashi For a Starters Role?

    In Tuesday night's New York Mets game against the reeling Los Angeles Dodgers, Hisanori Takahashi came in relief of Oliver Perez, tossing 3.1 innings of two-hit, one-run baseball, while striking out five Dodgers. Takahashi has the looks of a strike-out machine, fanning 21 hitters in 14.1 innings. Wh...