Oct 18, 2014

Hillman named coach for Astros

Ex-Kansas City Royals and Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters manager Trey Hillman will be the bench coach for new Houston Astros manager A.J. Hinch. The Astros announced the coach staff Friday. Former Texas Rangers third base coach Gary Pettis will fill the same role with ...

Darvish impressing experts with his strikeout ability

Jun 9, 2013

Darvish impressing experts with his strikeout ability

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If you watch the home broadcast for one of Yu Darvish’s starts for the Texas Rangers, you will, at some point, hear play-by-play man Steve Busby exhorting, “got him swinging,” after Darvish fans a batter. You’ll hear it a lot, too. After fanning seven ...