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Yu Darvish

WATCH: Darvish Gave Hitter Whiplash With Slow Pitch

The Huffington Post | Arman Walia | Posted 05.23.2014 | Sports

Torii Hunter was sent to another planet after Yu Darvish threw an incredible yet slow pitch during the Ranger-Tigers game on Thursday. Darvish's pitch...

MLB Pitcher Experiences The Ultimate Heartbreak -- Again!

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 07.09.2014 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Yu Darvish came oh, so close again. The Japanese ace fell one out shy of a no-hitter for the second time Friday night, givi...

David Price's Honest Answer To Fantasy Baseball Question

Posted 02.13.2014 | Sports

Tampa Bay Rays ace David Price understands fantasy baseball and wasn't afraid to tell someone on Twitter to choose another pitcher instead of him on T...

Why Masahiro Tanaka Will Be the MLB's Next Japanese Ace, Not Bust

Dave Kreissman | Posted 04.08.2014 | Teen
Dave Kreissman

It's evident that Tanaka's stats are among the best of any pitcher in the world. But there is constant concern that he, like many Japanese pitchers before him, will be a big league bust. However, don't make the mistake of judging him on the failed potential of other Japanese pitchers.


AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 11.09.2013 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle had no special message for his team and there was no big celebration after what was a...

Deja Yu For Rangers

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 08.12.2013 | Sports

The Rangers and the Astros had a serious case of deja yu on Monday in Houston. For the second time this season, Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish ne...

Darvish Dominates Astros Again

AP | KRISTIE RIEKEN | Posted 10.12.2013 | Sports

HOUSTON — With every swing and miss, this looked as if it might be the day Yu Darvish pitched a no-hitter against the overmatched Houston Astros...

WATCH: Dominant Darvish Strikes Out 14

Posted 08.02.2013 | Sports

Yu Darvish may yet single-handedly turn the Arizona Diamondbacks against Interleague play. For the second time this season, Darvish has recorded 14 st...

Who Should Be The AL Starting Pitcher?

Posted 07.11.2013 | Sports

Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland doesn't necessarily have to look beyond his own roster to find a starter for the American League in the All-Star Ga...

What Happened, Verlander?

AP | SCHUYLER DIXON | Posted 05.17.2013 | Detroit

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Banished to the dugout after his shortest outing in nearly three years, Justin Verlander wandered around like he didn't know who o...

Sox Lose 10-6 To Rangers

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 05.01.2013 | Chicago

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Chicago White Sox had already scored twice only six batters into the game against Yu Darvish, the Texas ace who had thrown 18 ...

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Len Berman | Posted 06.03.2013 | New York
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Almost Perfect

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 04.03.2013 | Sports

Yu Darvish nearly achieved perfection. In his first start of the 2013 season, the Texas Rangers pitcher retired the first 26 batters that the Houston ...

In Defense of the World Baseball Classic

Lincoln Mitchell | Posted 05.03.2013 | Sports
Lincoln Mitchell

The WBC is far from perfect, but it is also a lot of fun for many people and an opportunity to highlight one of baseball's biggest accomplishments in recent years.

Best Athlete Tweets Of The Week

Posted 11.17.2012 | Sports

Many of those athletes not accidentally tweeting nude pictures of their teammates, were talking baseball this week. While the American League MVP race...

Orioles Moving On

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 12.05.2012 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — Buck Showalter and the Baltimore Orioles will get another chance to overtake the New York Yankees. The surprising O's have a...

AL Wild Card Game

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.04.2012 | Sports

A look at the American League wild-card playoff between the Baltimore Orioles and Texas Rangers: ___ Schedule: Friday, a...

Fans Vote In Two More All-Stars

AP | Posted 09.04.2012 | Sports

CHICAGO (AP) — Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish was hit by a line drive during one All-Star game in Japan. He's hoping to avoid that mishap on Tuesd...

Tigers Strike Out Again And Again

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 08.27.2012 | Detroit

ARLINGTON, Texas — Yu Darvish struck out 10 in seven innings to win his seventh consecutive start at Rangers Ballpark, a 7-5 victory over the De...

Yu Shuts Out Yanks

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 06.24.2012 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — Yu Darvish had a season-high 10 strikeouts pitching into the ninth inning and worked out of a couple of jams for the Texas Ra...

Rangers Rematch More Like Repeat

AP | NOAH TRISTER | Posted 06.20.2012 | Detroit

DETROIT — Jim Leyland is as impressed with the Texas Rangers as he was during last year's playoffs. "They're such a tremendously solid team in ...

WATCH: Which Fan Had Better Reaction?

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 04.10.2012 | Sports

With Japanese pitching sensation Yu Darvish making the first regular-season start of his career in the majors, Rangers Ballpark in Arlington was pulsi...

Ichiro Impressed By Yu

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 06.09.2012 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — Ichiro Suzuki was impressed by Yu Darvish, even after the Japanese ace struggled early in his debut for the Texas Rangers. S...

Yu Hangs Tough To Pick Up 'W'

AP | STEPHEN HAWKINS | Posted 06.09.2012 | Sports

ARLINGTON, Texas — Yu Darvish overcome a rocky start and got a big boost from the powerful Texas lineup, winning his much-anticipated major leag...

Darvish Impressive In His Big League Debut

AP | ARNIE STAPLETON | Posted 05.07.2012 | Sports

PEORIA, Ariz. — Yu Darvish struck out three in two scoreless innings and made a run-saving play in his spring training debut during the Texas Ra...