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TEXAS RANGERS

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BASEBALL / MLB
Mar 26, 2017
Darvish set to start Opening Day for Rangers for first time
Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish will make the first Opening Day start of his six-year major league career when his team hosts the American League champion Cleveland Indians on April 3.
BASEBALL / MLB
Mar 21, 2017
Rangers, Darvish intend to keep contract talks on table during season
The Texas Rangers plan to continue contract talks with right-hander Yu Darvish into the season, general manager John Daniels said Monday.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Mar 4, 2017
Mariners starter Iwakuma makes spring debut against Rangers
Seattle Mariners right-hander Hisashi Iwakuma made his first start in a spring training game on Friday, allowing one run in two innings in his team's 8-2 defeat to the Texas Rangers.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Feb 15, 2017
Darvish faces up to do-or-die season with Rangers
Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish said Tuesday he finds himself at a crossroads in his career, in a do-or-die situation as the countdown begins to the 2017 major league season.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Dec 15, 2016
Rangers may try to prevent Darvish from playing in WBC
The Texas Rangers will try to prevent right-hander Yu Darvish from playing for Japan at the World Baseball Classic next March, as he only made his return from an elbow injury in May, the club's general manger Jon Daniels indicated Wednesday.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
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.
BASEBALL / MLB
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.
BASEBALL / MLB
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.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
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.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
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.
BASEBALL / MLB
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.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB / MAN ABOUT SPORTS
May 31, 2016
Odor punch proves showboating in Major League Baseball still a no-no
As if the colossal divide in American politics between the Clinton and Trump camps wasn't enough, there now exists a humongous chasm in MLB circles as well.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
May 23, 2016
Darvish completes final rehab start in style
Yu Darvish convinced his teammates that he is ready to return to the Texas Rangers rotation when he wrapped up his minor-league rehab assignment in style on Sunday.
BASEBALL / MLB
May 7, 2016
Darvish makes second rehab start
Right-hander Yu Darvish worked three innings in his second injury-rehabilitation assignment on Friday with Round Rock, the Texas Rangers' Triple-A affiliate.
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 14, 2016
Darvish throws live batting practice
Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish threw a live batting practice session on Wednesday, his first since undergoing Tommy John elbow reconstruction surgery in March last year.
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 6, 2016
Darvish tosses 50 pitches in bullpen
Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish on Tuesday threw 50 pitches in the bullpen, the most since his elbow surgery in March last year as he gears up towards his scheduled mid-May comeback.
BASEBALL / MLB
Apr 3, 2016
Darvish to start season on 15-day DL
Texas Rangers' right-hander Yu Darvish will start the season on the 15-day disabled list, the team's general manager Jon Daniels revealed Saturday.
BASEBALL / MLB
Mar 31, 2016
Darvish pleased with road to recovery during spring training
Texas Rangers hurler Yu Darvish wrapped up his spring training Wednesday, satisfied that he has had no setbacks in recovering from Tommy John surgery on his right elbow.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / MLB
Mar 10, 2016
Darvish continues to make progress in recovery from elbow surgery
The Texas Rangers' Yu Darvish on Wednesday stepped up his recovery as he threw his first breaking ball since undergoing right elbow surgery, and said he was pleased at coming through a pain-free session.
BASEBALL / MLB
Feb 26, 2016
Darvish dishes out advice for Otani
Former Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters ace Yu Darvish had some advice on Thursday for Shohei Otani, the man who took over his spot in Sapporo: "Do your own thing."

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