Major League Baseball has approved a protective cap for pitchers, hoping to reduce the damage from line drives to head that have brought some terrifying and bloody scenes in the last few years.
Minus Mariano Rivera in the ninth inning, the New York Yankees used a pair of relievers to close out the Los Angeles Angels 2-1 Monday night and preserve the win for Hiroki Kuroda.
Yankees fans showed Don Mattingly the love from the moment he took the lineup card to home plate Wednesday. Hiroki Kuroda, though, wasn’t feeling nostalgic when facing his old team.
The Yankees have finalized their $10 million, one-year contract with free-agent right-hander Hiroki Kuroda.
Former Dodgers pitcher Hiroki Kuroda will be signing with the New York Yankees, according to Jack Curry of the Yes Network and Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com.
At 9:01pm on Wednesday night,166 ‘B’ eligible players will be able to sign with any club.
Dodgers pitcher Hiroki Kuroda is denying reports out of Japan that he has agreed to pitch in Hiroshima in 2012, according to Ken Gurnick of mlb.com.
Juan Rivera homered and knocked in three runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored an early knockout of the St. Louis Cardinals for the second straight day, completing their first road sweep of the season with a 9-4 victory on Wednesday.
Hiroki Kuroda pitched six strong innings for his first career win against the Rockies, Rod Barajas and Tony Gwynn each hit home runs and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat Colorado 8-2 on Friday night.
Matt Kemp slugged his 28th homer of the season and SS Justin Sellers crushed his first career blast, helping Hiroki Kuroda and the Dodgers sweep the Houston Astros on Sunday, 7-0.
Hiroki Kuroda pitched seven shutout innings and Matt Kemp had two hits and drove in the only run and the Los Angeles Dodgers shut out the San Diego Padres 1-0 on Tuesday.
The Yankees can cross Hiroki Kuroda off their list. The Red Sox, too. And the Rangers? Yeah, you too.
Major League Baseball’s non-waiver trade deadline is on July 31st, and the Dodgers are “sellers.” Keep it here for all updating rumors involving the Dodgers.
Hiroki Kuroda (6-12) pitched into the seventh inning, allowing three runs and seven hits but it wasn’t enough as the Washington Nationals beat the Dodgers 7-2 on Friday night in front of a paid attendance of just under 40,000 at Dodger Stadium.
Los Angeles Dodgers SP Hiroki Kuroda is a wanted man and the Dodgers are actively listening to offers for the 36-year-old, who has the lowest ERA of his four-year MLB career.