While numerous reports from last week indicated that the New York Yankees will go as far as they need to in order to sign Japanese pitcher Masahiro Tanaka this winter, many general managers around the game tell ESPN's Jerry Crasnick that the Los Angeles Dodgers are in fact the likelier destination.
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