ARLINGTON, Texas Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels may not be talking about Yu Darvish, but other members of the organization don't mind spilling the beans about the coveted right-hander.
They also hope the Rangers can reach an agreement with Darvish before they lose the right to sign him Jan. 18.
"He's a quality pitcher," said Rangers manager Ron Washington, who talked with Darvish during his visit to the Metroplex two weeks ago. "His abilities are as just as good as the abilities we already have here. The whole key is if we end up signing him is to come in and be Yu Darvish. Everyone that's here is who they are. We want him to be who he is. We're not expecting him to try and put us on his shoulders."
Washington has watched video of Darvish and came away impressed with his mechanics, his pitching assortment and his ability to remember previous matchups against hitters.
Washington knows there will be some adjustments for Darvish if h...