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Derek Jeter Passes Yaz on Hit List

Captain Clutch passed Captain Carl on Monday night. Derek Jeter went 3-4 against Yu Darvish to bring his hit total to 3,420. That’s good for sole possession of seventh on the all-time list. The solid night in a losing effort put Jeter one hit ahead of Carl Yastrzemski, who, like Jeter, spent all of his major-league playing days in one uniform. Show More Summary

Rangers 4, Yankees 2: Gardner Puts on Show, but Yanks Lose Again

3 days agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Brett Gardner, who hit two homers, has figured out the Texas ace Yu Darvish, but the rest of the team hasn’t as the Rangers defeated the Yankees on Monday.

Brett Gardner Only Hits Home Runs Against Yu Darvish

3 days agoSports : Deadspin

Until Brett Gardner's seventh-inning single off Darvish, that headline was actually not hyperbole; it was fact. He now has four career hits in 11 at-bats against Darvish, all home runs. Read more...

Darvish 8 Ks as Rangers Beat Jeter, Yankees 4-2

3 days agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Yu Darvish struck out eight in seven innings for his 10th victory and J.P. Arencibia had a tiebreaking two-run single for the Texas Rangers in a 4-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday night.

Rangers' Yu Darvish Pushes for a Six-Man Pitching Rotation

last weekSports / Baseball : Bats

Yu Darvish of the Rangers, a friend and rival of the injured Masahiro Tanaka, said he believed that six-man rotations could relieve the stress on pitchers.

Yu Darvish deals in Toronto, Jonny Gomes comes through in a pinch

The Rangers' ace matches a season-high in strikeouts, while Jonny Gomes plays the role of hero for a mildly-surging Red Sox team. Yu Darvish was his usual dominant self Friday night as the Rangers beat the Blue Jays, 5-1. The Texas starter...Show More Summary

Arencibia Homers, Rangers Beat Blue Jays 5-1

last weekSports / Baseball : Bats

J.P. Arencibia hit a three-run homer against his former team, Yu Darvish matched his season high with 12 strikeouts and the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-1 on Friday night.

2014 MLB All-Star Game: Yu Darvish slow jams the All-Star game

Yu Darvish drops an eephus on Troy Tulowitzki. You might call it an eephus pitch, Gameday calls it a curve ball, Vin Scully would call it a soap bubble. Whatever you wanna call it, Yu Darvish threw it at 57 MPH, and Troy Tulowitzki didn't...Show More Summary

Astros Escape Cellar With 8-4 Win, Sweep at Texas

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Robbie Grossman snapped an 0-for-28 slide with a career-high four hits and the Houston Astros climbed out of last place in the AL West, completing a three-game sweep with an 8-4 victory over All-Star pitcher Yu Darvish and the Texas Rangers on Wednesday night.

Laughing With Yu Darvish

3 weeks agoSports : Grantland

The hottest commodity in the game? How about a trilingual interpreter.

Yu Darvish dominates Twins, Carlos Gomez leaves game after collision

Yu Darvish gets back on track against the Twins and Carlos Gomez leaves a game after running into Ryan Braun. Yu Darvish threw eight shutout innings, striking out 10 and walking only one Twins player as Texas beat Minnesota 5-0 Saturday. Show More Summary

Darvish Dazzles in Rangers 5-0 Win Over Twins

last monthSports / Baseball : Bats

Yu Darvish allowed just four hits over eight sharp innings and the Texas Rangers beat Minnesota 5-0 on Saturday, handing the Twins their fifth straight loss.

Masahiro Tanaka vs Yu Darvish: Which Pitcher Would You Build a Rotation Around?

Two of the best pitchers in all of Major League Baseball hail from over 5,000 miles away. Both are undisputed studs with a knack for making even the best hitters look silly. Would you build a rotation around an ace with a proven track...Show More Summary

Edwin Encarnacion unlikely to participate in Home Run Derby

EE told teammate Jose Bautista he "doesn't want to do it." Also, a note on Yu Darvish, who might not play in the All-Star Game if he's selected... again. Toronto Blue Jays slugger Edwin Encarnacion likely won't participate in the 2014...Show More Summary

The NBA Misplaced A Point For 20 Years

last monthSports : Deadspin

Occasionally, from week to week, a league will go back and adjust the statline in a game. Yu Darvish gives up a hit, or LeBron loses a rebound, or Jamaal Charles loses three yards and everyone in your fantasy league ends up in last place. This is more or less like that, except 20 years after the fact. Read more...

Angels' Matt Shoemaker outduels Rangers' Yu Darvish

So what if five of his seven starts this season have come against former All-Stars, two of them Cy Young Award winners. Angels right-hander Matt Shoemaker counters those aces with a wild card of his own, the mound bravado of baseball's all-time strikeout king.

Angels power past Rangers, 5-2

Rookie Matt Shoemaker won his fifth straight decision in a starting role, C.J. Cron and Kole Calhoun homered in the second inning against Yu Darvish, and the Los Angeles Angels completed a three-game sweep of the Texas Rangers with a 5-2 victory on Sunday night.

Dallas Keuchel's 2014 Breakout Has Made Him MLB's Top-Secret Ace

You can be forgiven if you can't rattle off all of Major League Baseball's ace pitchers from memory in this pitching-crazy age. If it's only the Clayton Kershaws, Felix Hernandezes, Adam Wainwrights and Yu Darvishes who spring to mind,...Show More Summary

Rangers Try to Stay Afloat During Key AL West Trip

2 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Yu Darvish gave the injury-riddled Texas Rangers a nice send-off on an important road trip that includes all three teams above them in the AL West standings.

Year of the Pitcher continues with gems from Yu Darvish, Masahiro Tanaka

Yu Darvish pitched his first complete game shutout, Masahiro Tanaka won his 10th game, Johnny Cueto tied a career high in strikeouts, and much more on the mound on Wednesday night. The year of the pitcher continued on Wednesday night, with a number of outstanding pitching performances around the majors. Show More Summary

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