CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
CBS DFW WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Information

Rangers

Rangers Place Darvish On 15-Day DL

Texas Rangers
Read More
Rangers Central
Shop for Rangers Gear
Buy Rangers Tickets

MLB Scoreboard
MLB Standings
Team STATS
Team Schedule
Team Roster
Team Injuries

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up
More Rangers

85909530 Rangers Place Darvish On 15 Day DLRangers Coverage

nolan Rangers Place Darvish On 15 Day DLVote: Greatest Rangers

Rangers PhotosRangers Photos

dsc 0644 Rangers Place Darvish On 15 Day DLBuy Team Gear

105965691 8 Rangers Place Darvish On 15 Day DLComment Below

ARLINGTON (105.3 THE FAN) – The Rangers are placing pitcher Yu Darvish on the disabled list with a strained muscle in his right shoulder.

Darvish, 26, has gone 8-4 with a 3.02 ERA and 1.05 WHIP in 119 1/3 innings spread across 18 starts this year.

He leads all of baseball with 157 strikeouts and by allowing just 6.3 hits per nine innings pitched. Darvish has allowed 13 runs on six homers and 35 total base-runners in his last 24 innings, however. Last season, Darvish went 16-9 with a 3.90 ERA in 29 starts, his first after coming over from Japan.

Rangers assistant general manager Thad Levine says, “At this stage, it’s not something we are really worried about.” He says the injury “was a little more fatigue than anything.”

In a statement, Darvish said, “I don’t think it’s a big issue, but just as a precaution, I’d rather skip a start than push it through.”

Story developing

(©2013 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.)

Also Check Out:

MOST VIEWED GALLERIES

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 42,247 other followers