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Yu Darvish
ERA W-L K
1.61 1-0 29
Team: TexasHt / Wt: 6-5 / 225 NFBC ADP: 21.25
Position: SPBorn: 8/16/1986 Birthplace: Osaka, Japan
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: Signed via MLB-Japan


Latest News
Apr. 22 8:26 AM PT9:26 AM MT10:26 AM CT11:26 AM ET11:26 ET15:26 GMT23:26 8:26 AM MST10:26 AM EST10:56 AM VEN19:26 UAE10:26 AM CT-Darvish did not get a decision Monday. He allowed three runs on eight hits in six innings, struck out six and walked four on 116 pitches.
Analysis: Darvish faces the M's in his next outing and owns a career 7.71 ERA at Safeco Field so it may be a good idea to briefly take him out of your fantasy rotation.
Apr. 17 2:45 PM PT3:45 PM MT4:45 PM CT5:45 PM ET17:45 ET21:45 GMT5:45 2:45 PM MST4:45 PM EST5:15 PM VEN1:45 UAE (+1)4:45 PM CT-Darvish did not get a decision Wednesday.
Analysis: Facing ace Felix Hernandez, Darvish struck out eight and walked two in seven innings, but remains winless in his last eight home starts despite a 2.33 ERA in those games. His ERA is 0.82.
Apr. 12 2:11 PM PT3:11 PM MT4:11 PM CT5:11 PM ET17:11 ET21:11 GMT5:11 2:11 PM MST4:11 PM EST4:41 PM VEN1:11 UAE (+1)4:11 PM CT-Darvish struck out nine while yielding one hit in eight shutout innings in Friday's win over Houston.
Analysis: Darvish has thrown 15 shutout innings in two starts, though he's only been staked with two runs of support.
Apr. 7 12:34 PM PT1:34 PM MT2:34 PM CT3:34 PM ET15:34 ET19:34 GMT3:34 12:34 PM MST2:34 PM EST3:04 PM VEN23:34 UAE2:34 PM CT-Darvish allowed seven hits over seven innings in his season debut as the Texas Rangers avoided a three-game sweep by beating the Tampa Bay Rays 3-0 on Sunday.
Analysis: Darvish struck out six and walked one. Sidelined by neck stiffness, it was his first outing since a spring training game on March 16. "I didn't feel anything unusual," Darvish said through an interpreter. Darvish got his 500th career strikeout, coming in 401 2-3 innings, by fanning David DeJesus and Wil Myers in the first. According to the Rangers, it is the fewest innings for a starter to reach 500 strikeouts in major league history.
Apr. 2 3:45 PM PT4:45 PM MT5:45 PM CT6:45 PM ET18:45 ET22:45 GMT6:45 3:45 PM MST5:45 PM EST6:15 PM VEN2:45 UAE (+1)5:45 PM CT-The Texas Rangers say ace Yu Darvish is set to make his first start of the season Sunday at Tampa Bay.
Analysis: Manager Ron Washington says Darvish is as strong as he was before the neck stiffness that kept the pitcher from throwing for two weeks. Darvish was placed on the disabled list to start the season, though the move was retroactive to March 21, making the right-hander eligible to be activated this weekend.
Mar. 31 10:39 AM PT11:39 AM MT12:39 PM CT1:39 PM ET13:39 ET17:39 GMT1:39 10:39 AM MST12:39 PM EST1:09 PM VEN21:39 UAE12:39 PM CT-Darvish has thrown an 86-pitch bullpen session and could return to the rotation in the next week.
Analysis: Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said Monday that Darvish could return without making a rehabilitation start. He's eligible to come off the disabled list Saturday.
Mar. 25 10:08 AM PT11:08 AM MT12:08 PM CT1:08 PM ET13:08 ET17:08 GMT1:08 10:08 AM MST12:08 PM EST12:38 PM VEN21:08 UAE11:08 AM CT-The Texas Rangers have activated Yu Darvish from the 15-day disabled list to start Sunday's game against Tampa Bay.
Analysis: Darvish had been on the DL with neck stiffness. The right-hander made his final spring training start on March 16.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2012 Tex 16 9 0 - 0 29 29 0 191.1 156 89 83 14 89 1 221 1.28 3.90
2013 Tex 13 9 0 - 0 32 32 0 209.2 145 68 66 26 80 1 277 1.07 2.83
2014 Tex 1 0 0 - 0 4 4 0 28.0 23 5 5 1 8 0 29 1.11 1.61
Career 30 18 0 - 0 65 65 0 429.0 324 162 154 41 177 2 527 1.17 3.23

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2012 Tex 29 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .333 .333 .333
2013 Tex 32 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Career 65 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 .167 .167 .167

Postseason

Pitching Statistics
Year Team Round W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K ERA
2012 Tex Total 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 6.2 5 3 2 0 0 0 7 2.70
    0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 6.2 5 3 2 0 0 0 7 2.70
Career 0 1 0 - 0 1 1 0 6.2 5 3 2 0 0 0 7 2.70


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 222 97 88 92.3 53.88
Curveball 35 80 62 74.1 8.5
Slider 102 84 73 79 24.76
Changeup 36 90 82 85.9 8.74
Split-Finger 10 90 87 89 2.43
Cut Fastball 7 91 87 89.4 1.7

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