Okay, anybody who's not taking Yu Darvish seriously needs to start doing so. Now. Darvish's fifth start for the Texas Rangers on Tuesday was yet another good one. He went seven innings against the Toronto Blue Jays, giving up one run on four hits and two walks. He struck out nine. There were two blemishes for Darvish on Tuesday. He hit Edwin Encarnacion with a high, inside fastball early in the game, and Encarnacion repaid him by hitting a solo home run in the fourth inning.
It went down to the bottom of the ninth inning, but the Texas Rangers managed to land Yu Darvish, the top pitcher in Japan, on Wednesday. He agreed to a six-year deal worth roughly $60 million shortly before the Rangers’ 30-day excl... Read Post
Rangers starter Yu Darvish threw a beauty of a game on Tuesday night striking out 10 batters in 8 1/3 scoreless innings as Texas cruised past the Yankees in a 2-0 win. “He just keeps getting better each time he takes the ball,” Rang... Read Post