Tanaka started a seven-day fast on October 10 and dropped five kilograms.
Source: Nikkan Sports 10/17/2017
August 26 vs Chunichi at Mazda Stadium – Tanaka blasted the first grand slam of his career in the second inning off Ryosuke Oguma.
July 7 vs Yomiuri at Tokyo Dome – Tanaka played in his 500th consecutive game (including every inning).
Source: Daily Sports 7/7/20180 Comments