Found April 07, 2014 on The Outside Corner:
Yu Darvish made his highly-anticipated season debut on Sunday for the Rangers, and the Cy Young contender looked pretty similar to his old self in Texas’ 3-0 win over the Rays. His fastball sat at 93 and topped out at 96 – just like it usually does. He generated seven whiffs on just 89 pitches. In seven innings, Darvish allowed seven hits, walked only one hitter, and punched out six. It may not have been a perfectly vintage Darvish performance, but it was just what the Rangers needed after losing two straight in Tampa. Game of the Day: Orioles 3, Tigers 1. After coming close to rallying back on Saturday, Baltimore finally was able to triumph over the Tigers on Sunday. This game was tied at one heading into the eighth, and after a Nick Markakis one-out triple, Adam Jones put the Orioles in front with a sacrifice fly off of Justin Verlander. The Orioles picked up some extra insurance in the ninth after a Matt Wieters solo homer, which almost proved to be necessary following a double b...
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