A's jinx continues for Darvish

Jul 28, 2016

A's jinx continues for Darvish

Yu Darvish pumped his fist twice and let out a shout walking off the mound after striking out the final batter he faced for the Texas Rangers. Darvish had a one-run lead and left an Oakland runner stranded at third base to end the ...

Darvish fans 11 in loss to K.C.

Jul 23, 2016

Darvish fans 11 in loss to K.C.

Rangers manager Jeff Banister was reasonably happy with what Yu Darvish showed him in his third start since coming off the disabled list from a shoulder ailment. If only Danny Duffy didn’t show off a little bit more. Darvish allowed three runs, two earned, ...

Darvish Ks nine, takes loss in return to mound

Jul 17, 2016

Darvish Ks nine, takes loss in return to mound

Yu Darvish was pleased with his first start since June 8 after recovering from shoulder discomfort, even though his pitch count quickly rose and he fell short of pitching five innings. Darvish returned from the disabled list to strike out nine but was inefficient ...

Darvish almost ready to return to Rangers

Jul 11, 2016

Darvish almost ready to return to Rangers

Right-hander Yu Darvish was able to pitch without any hesitation Sunday night in his second rehab start for Double-A Frisco, and his next start could be for the Texas Rangers. Darvish struck out five while allowing six hits and three runs Sunday night against ...

Darvish loses Double-A rehab start

Jul 5, 2016

Darvish loses Double-A rehab start

Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish gave up three runs and was tagged with the loss in his first rehab start Monday. Darvish, who was placed on the disabled list June 13 due to right-shoulder stiffness, allowed two earned runs while walking three and striking ...

Jun 23, 2016

Darvish ready for bullpen session

Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish is set to start pitching in the bullpen in the coming days after throwing and playing catch on Wednesday. Darvish, placed on the 15-day disabled list since June 13 due to tightness in his neck and shoulder, threw around ...

Jun 18, 2016

Darvish untroubled after playing catch

Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish, placed on the 15-day disabled list since Monday due to tightness in his neck and shoulder, played catch on Friday for the first time in six days and came away untroubled. “It went totally fine,” said Darvish, who started ...

Rangers place Darvish on 15-day disabled list

Jun 14, 2016

Rangers place Darvish on 15-day disabled list

Right-hander Yu Darvish has been placed on the 15-day disabled list due to tightness in his neck and shoulder, the Texas Rangers said Monday. Darvish underwent an MRI exam in Arlington and tests found no significant damage to his right shoulder, but the team ...

Darvish to skip start with neck, shoulder tightness

Jun 12, 2016

Darvish to skip start with neck, shoulder tightness

Yu Darvish will skip his scheduled start against the Oakland Athletics on Monday due to tightness in his neck and right shoulder and undergo a thorough checkup in Arlington, the Texas Rangers announced Saturday. Darvish on Wednesday made his third start in his comeback ...

Jun 11, 2016

Darvish expected to start Monday game

Yu Darvish threw a 21-pitch light bullpen session Friday and the Texas Rangers said they expect the right-hander to start on Monday as scheduled against the Oakland Athletics. In his third start since coming back from Tommy John elbow surgery, Darvish on Wednesday gave ...

Darvish leaves start after five innings with sore shoulder

Jun 9, 2016

Darvish leaves start after five innings with sore shoulder

Yu Darvish had just thrown a 101-kph breaking ball for a strikeout in the fifth inning when he started stretching out and shaking his right his arm. When he walked the next batter, the Texas Rangers’ pitching coach and trainer made a visit to ...