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Dodgers lose out in Masahiro Tanaka bidding to Yankees

The Dodgers pursued Japanese right-hander Masahiro Tanaka, but lost out in a bidding war to the Yankees, who signed the pitcher for a reported $155 million over seven years.

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Tanaka picks Yankees

The Dodgers were outbid for seemingly the first time under the new ownership group.

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Luxury tax no hindrance to pursuit of Tanaka

Within one week we will find out the destination of the hottest ticket remaining on the free agent market, and the Dodgers are very much in play.

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No limit: Dodgers still in on Tanaka

The Dodgers ownership group since taking over in May 2012 has added nearly $1 billion in new salary commitments.

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Tanaka has physical in LA, Dodgers interested

The deadline for MLB teams to sign the Japanese right-hander is January 24. The Dodgers have had conversations with Tanaka's agent, but they aren't alone.

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Masahiro Tanaka coming to MLB

The 25-year-old right-hander was 24-0 with a 1.27 ERA in Japan in 2013 during the regular season.

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MLB, NPB reach posting agreement

The maximum fee paid to an NPB team for bidding rights is $20 million per a new agreement with MLB.

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Dodgers 'very much aware of' Tanaka

Catching up on other noteworthy items from Monday's end-of-season press conference at Dodger Stadium.

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