Marlins hammer Darvish in rout

/ Jul 27, 2017

Marlins hammer Darvish in rout

Yu Darvish gave up a career-worst 10 runs and was chased from the game after just 3⅔ innings as the Miami Marlins pounded the Texas Rangers 22-10 in a 32-hit slugfest Wednesday. Four days before the trading deadline in what could be his last start ...

Cubs show interest in trade for Darvish

/ Jul 22, 2017

Cubs show interest in trade for Darvish

The Chicago Cubs have made inquiries to the Texas Rangers about the availability of ace Yu Darvish, with a trade between the teams "more plausible than it would've been entering the All-Star break," according to a report on the MLB website. Texas had lost five ...

Darvish fans 12 in no-decision

/ Jul 22, 2017

Darvish fans 12 in no-decision

Yu Darvish had a season-high 12 strikeouts and the Texas Rangers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 4-3 extra-innings win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday. Darvish, who was not involved in the decision, had 10-plus strikeouts for the 32nd time in his ...

Tanaka takes loss as Red Sox shut out Yankees

/ Jul 17, 2017

Tanaka takes loss as Red Sox shut out Yankees

New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka fell to his ninth loss of the season despite 7⅔ solid innings in a 3-0 defeat to the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. Tanaka (7-9) allowed three runs on eight hits while striking out nine with no walks amid ...

Darvish, Tanaka finish first half with losses

/ Jul 10, 2017

Darvish, Tanaka finish first half with losses

Yu Darvish lost a pitchers' duel against JC Ramirez, who combined with three others on a two-hit shutout in the Los Angeles Angels' 3-0 victory over the Texas Rangers on Sunday. With little offensive support at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Darvish (6-8) lost his ...

Darvish explains choice to sit out All-Star Game

/ Jul 9, 2017

Darvish explains choice to sit out All-Star Game

Yu Darvish said Saturday he had no choice but to give up on pitching in the MLB All-Star Game with just one day in between the Midsummer Classic and his next scheduled start. Darvish, the Texas Rangers' ace selected to his fourth All-Star team in ...

Darvish pulls out of All-Star Game

/ Jul 8, 2017

Darvish pulls out of All-Star Game

Right-hander Yu Darvish on Friday withdrew from the All-Star Game at the request of the Texas Rangers. Darvish is scheduled to pitch against the Los Angeles Angels on Sunday. He had the option of still pitching in Tuesday's All-Star Game in Miami if he would ...

AL East-leading Red Sox rough up Darvish

/ Jul 5, 2017

AL East-leading Red Sox rough up Darvish

Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish had one of his worst outings in the majors Tuesday, matching a career worst by allowing seven runs in the team's 11-4 defeat to the Boston Red Sox. After retiring the first three batters, Darvish (6-7) allowed the American League ...

Darvish named to AL roster for MLB All-Star Game

/ Jul 3, 2017

Darvish named to AL roster for MLB All-Star Game

Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish has been selected as an American League reserve for the upcoming All-Star Game in Miami as Major League Baseball announced the full rosters for the Midsummer Classic on Sunday. The 30-year-old Darvish will be making his fourth appearance in the ...

Darvish, Tanaka display different moods before first duel in MLB

/ Jun 23, 2017

Darvish, Tanaka display different moods before first duel in MLB

Texas Rangers hurler Yu Darvish and New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka are approaching their upcoming showdown with contrasting states of mind. A day before the two starters meet in the opener of a three-game series at Yankee Stadium, Darvish maintained a steely focus while ...

Darvish solid in no-decision

/ Jun 8, 2017

Darvish solid in no-decision

Yu Darvish had a solid start but missed out on his sixth win of the season as the Texas Rangers fell 4-3 to the New York Mets at Globe Life Park on Wednesday night. Darvish did not figure in the decision after allowing three runs ...