Found January 20, 2012 on Boston Herald Sports:
PLAYERS: Yu Darvish
TEAMS: Texas Rangers
ARLINGTON, Texas - Yu Darvish has been formally introduced by the Texas Rangers. In a Friday night news conference...
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