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It may be Baseball Time in Texas, but Monday night’s Texas Rangers game is national news in Japan.
Yu Darvish doesn’t want to make a big deal out of his major league debut with the Texas Rangers.
Yu Darvish gave up four runs and six hits in five innings Sunday in a Texas Rangers’ intrasquad game.
Wednesday afternoon will be Yu Darvish’s first spring training outing in Arizona with the Rangers, and you’ll be able to stay updated with our live blog.
Darvish got to camp in Surprise, Ariz., on Tuesday, a day before the reporting date for Texas pitchers and catchers.
The gamble on Yu Darvish has paid off for the Texas Rangers.
Texas Rangers president Nolan Ryan said that he’s confident of signing Japanese pitching sensation Yu Darvish by the Wednesday deadline.
After losing a pair of aces in the last two years, the Texas Rangers are going global to land a new one.