Tag - texas-rangers



Feb 23, 2016
Darvish making progress in comeback
Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish on Monday threw from elevation for the first time since having Tommy John surgery on his right elbow last March.
Feb 19, 2016
Darvish voices support for Kiyohara
Japan Times
Jan 19, 2016
MLB confirms probe in Darvish gambling case
Texas Rangers star pitcher Yu Darvish is being investigated by Major League Baseball in the wake of his brother Sho being charged last year with running an illegal gambling ring that allegedly took bets on both MLB and NPB games, The Japan Times has learned.
Japan Times
JAPAN / Crime & Legal
Nov 17, 2015
Yu Darvish's younger brother faces gambling charges in Japan
The younger brother of Texas Rangers star pitcher Yu Darvish has been charged by the Osaka District Public Prosecutor's Office with gambling and running a betting ring.
Aug 18, 2015
Darvish pitches for first time five months after surgery
Yu Darvish threw for the first time since undergoing Tommy John surgery five months ago, the Texas Rangers said Monday.
May 23, 2015
Rangers' Fujikawa placed on waivers
Japanese reliever Kyuji Fujikawa was placed on waivers Friday by the Texas Rangers to give him his unconditional release.
Japan Times
BASEBALL / Japanese Baseball
Feb 26, 2015
Darvish satisfied with first pitching session since August
Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish was pleased with his session Wednesday after throwing to hitters for the first time since August.
BASEBALL / Japanese Baseball
Nov 25, 2014
Giants acquire pitchers Poreda, Mikolas
The Yomiuri Giants announced Tuesday that they have signed left-hander Aaron Poreda and right-hander Miles Mikolas, both of whom pitched last season for the American League's Texas Rangers.
Aug 15, 2014
Darvish's elbow has mild inflammation
A detailed examination of Yu Darvish's right elbow revealed only mild inflammation, the Texas Rangers said Thursday, a day after they put their ace right-hander on the 15-day disabled list.
May 15, 2014
MLB changes ruling in Darvish's no-hit bid
Major League Baseball has altered a ruling and given another hit to Yu Darvish's opponents in last week's game between the Texas Rangers and Boston Red Sox that saw him flirt with a no-hitter.
Japan Times
Mar 17, 2014
Tanaka escapes jams in third start of spring
The New York Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka allowed a run in 4⅓-innings Sunday in a 7-4 preseason win against the Atlanta Braves.
Oct 4, 2013
Rangers' Darvish has MRI for nerve problem
Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish, who was suffering from a nerve problem from his lower back to his right leg has undergone an MRI and received an injection to reduce inflammation, the American League club said Thursday.
Oct 3, 2013
Nerve problem plagued Darvish: sources
Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish suffered from a nerve problem in his lower back and buttocks area from the beginning of September through the end of the team's season, ESPN reported Wednesday.
Japan Times
Jun 9, 2013
Darvish impressing experts with his strikeout ability
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.


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