Darvish fastest ever to 1,000 Ks

/ Sep 9, 2017

Darvish fastest ever to 1,000 Ks

Yu Darvish has struck out 1,000 batters faster than any starting pitcher in MLB history. The Los Angeles Dodgers' struggles continued, though. DJ LeMahieu doubled home the go-ahead run in the fifth inning and the Colorado Rockies rallied to beat the Dodgers 5-4 on Friday night, ...

After stint on DL, Darvish ready for return to mound

/ Aug 27, 2017

After stint on DL, Darvish ready for return to mound

The Los Angeles Dodgers' Yu Darvish said Saturday the sore lower back that landed him on the 10-day disabled list is no longer an issue and he is ready to make his next scheduled start on Sunday against the Milwaukee Brewers. "None at all," Darvish ...

Darvish heads to DL with lower back tightness

/ Aug 20, 2017

Darvish heads to DL with lower back tightness

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Yu Darvish was placed on the 10-day disabled list due to tightness in his lower back, the ballclub said Saturday. In Boston, New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi said right-hander Masahiro Tanaka, who has been on the disabled list with inflammation ...

Darvish Ks 10 in Dodgers debut

/ Aug 5, 2017

Darvish Ks 10 in Dodgers debut

Yu Darvish fit right in on the Dodgers: He dominated in his debut. The prized new pitcher struck out 10 over seven innings of three-hit ball during his first game with Los Angeles, leading the top team in the majors past the New York Mets ...

Maeda states case to keep spot in rotation

/ Aug 2, 2017

Maeda states case to keep spot in rotation

Yu Darvish is making an impact for the Los Angeles Dodgers before even joining the team. Kenta Maeda allowed only two hits in seven scoreless innings Tuesday night, leading the streaking Dodgers past the Atlanta Braves 3-2 for their ninth straight win. After the game, Maeda ...

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 ...