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Rangers Injury Update: Yu Darvish officially shut down for season

The Texas Rangers have suffered through a 53-89 record this season, last in the American League West. Injuries have haunted the Rangers all season, and the team currently has 14 players on the disabled list. The news gets worse on the injury front, as pitcher Yu Darvish was official shut down for the rest of the season to an elbow injury.#453408298 / gettyimages.comI reported...
Via Sports Injury Alert
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Ron Washington’s Argument With GM Lead To Resignation

The latest news surrounding former Rangers manager Ron Washington. As we reported yesterday, Ron Washington resigned from his role as the manager for the Texas Rangers after taking them to two World Series. Recent reports have said that the reasoning behind Washington’s resignation are related to an argument he had with the Rangers’ general manager dealing with All-Star pitcher...
Via Geeks and Cleats
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers say Darvish won't pitch again this year

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Yu Darvish's season is over. Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said Saturday the 28-year-old left-hander won't pitch again this year. The three-time All-Star has not appeared in a game since Aug. 9 due to elbow inflammation. Texas began Saturday a major league-worst 53-88 and sees little reason to rush back the pitcher. ''That would...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers' Yu Darvish done for the season

ARLINGTON, Texas -- Yu Darvish, who hasn't pitched for the Texas Rangers since Aug. 9, won't pitch again in 2014 as the club has opted to shut him down because of right elbow inflammation. "I think the reality where we're at in the season, it's my feeling, the organization's feeling that there's not much to be gained at this point taking any chances,...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
10 days ago  |  Discuss

What now for the Texas Rangers?

No one should speculate on what caused Ron Washington to step down as manager of the Texas Rangers. If his personal difficulties are that problematic, we should pray for him and hope that things work out for he and his family. The bottom line for the Rangers is that Washington probably saved them some trouble. Somebody was going to have to pay for this season.That somebody is usually...
Via The Flagrant Fan
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ron Washington resigns as Rangers manager

Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington announced Friday that he has resigned effective immediately. Rangers president of baseball operations and general manager Jon Daniels issued the following statement: “Ron Washington informed us today that he has chosen to resign as Rangers manager in order to turn his full attention to addressing an off-the-field personal matter. Out of respect...
Via Sports-Glory
11 days ago  |  Discuss

End of season post-mortem: Texas Rangers

The Texas Rangers were supposed to be a World Series contender after trading Ian Kinsler for Prince Fielder and signing top free agent outfielder Shin-Soo Choo. Add those two into an established core that included Yu Darvish, Adrian Beltre, Alex Rios, and Elvis Andrus, and you’re looking at one of the best teams in baseball, right? Well…nope. And that’s why you’re seeing...
Via The Outside Corner
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Yu Darvish may not pitch this season

The Texas Rangers entered a four-game series against the Seattle Mariners on Thursday night with a dismal 53-86 record, last in the American League West. Injuries have haunted the Rangers all season, and the team currently has 14 players on the disabled list. The news gets worse on the injury front, as pitcher Yu Darvish is unlikely to pitch again this season due to an elbow injury...
Via Sports Injury Alert
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Yu Darvish to be examined Thursday; club leaning towards ‘not taking any chances’

While acknowledging that ace right-hander Yu Darvish has seen significant improvement in the symptoms related to his elbow inflammation, Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels on Wednesday gave every indication that the pitcher’s season is over. Daniels said Darvish would be examined by team medical director Dr. Keith Meister in Arlington Thursday afternoon and then the next...
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers’ Shin-Soo Choo to have elbow surgery, miss rest of 2014

Texas Rangers outfielder Shin-Soo Choo will have surgery on his left elbow, the team announced Monday. Shin-Soo Choo will miss rest of season and will have surgery to remove bone spur from left elbow. Goes on DL and OF Michael Choice recalled. — John Blake (@RangerBlake) August 25, 2014 The procedure, which will clean out a bone spur, will end Choo’s 2014 season. It’s an issue...
Via Sports-Glory
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Yu Darvish unlikely to pitch again this season

In a radio interview with KRLD-FM/105.3, a Texas radio station, Rangers GM Jon Daniels addressed questions on the Rangers Ace Yu Darvish, reports Evan Grant. Grant reports that the club will be "extremely cautious" about letting Darvish take the mound again this year.By the calendar and how close to the end of the season we are, I don’t know that it will allow him to...
Via Sports Injury Alert
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers GM: ‘Don’t know that’ injury will allow Yu Darvish to pitch again this season

Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels in a radio interview with KRLD-FM/105.3 “The Fan” on Monday indicated that it is unlikely Yu Darvish will pitch again for the club this season. Answering a question seeking to clarify Darvish’s status following his placement on the DL on August 13 with right elbow inflammation, Daniels said the club was going to be extremely cautious...
Via Pro Sports Daily
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Yu Darvish to stay on DL

Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish will remain on the disabled list after he's eligible to return next week. Darvish, who can return Aug. 25, has missed two starts because of inflammation in his right elbow. Manager Ron Washington said there is no timetable for when Darvish will begin a throwing program and he will need to undergo another MRI before that occurs. On Saturday, Darvish...
Via Pro Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Yu Darvish still has no timetable for return

While Derek Holland recently was scratched from his minor league rehab start, Texas Rangers ace pitcher Yu Darvish still has no timetable for his throwing program.Rangers Yu Darvish will not travel with the club when they begin a road trip to Seattle. Still no timetable to start throwing program.— Anthony Andro (@aandro) August 23, 2014While there is some hope that he could...
Via Sports Injury Alert
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Not so fast: Darvish's return uncertain

When Rangers SP Yu Darvish was placed on the DL last week, the team sounded pretty sure that he'd come back on August 25, when eligible. Now, they're not nearly as sure when their ace will return. Manager Ron Washington said Tuesday that he's "not really thinking about the 25th" for Darvish, who hasn't thrown since August 9. Washington added: "I don...
Via Fox Sports
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Ron Washington: ‘I’m backing off’ idea of Yu Darvish returning on August 25

Apparently, RHP Yu Darvish won’t miss just the minimum two weeks required by his recent placement on the DL with elbow inflammation. Darvish, who did not travel with the club to Miami, has not thrown in the week since he complained of the elbow soreness and manager Ron Washington on Tuesday said he was “backing off” his announced intent for the pitcher to be activated next week.
Via Pro Sports Daily
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas Rangers stars Beltre, Darvish, clear waivers, can be traded

Beltre and Darvish are unlikely to move Credit: AP/LM Otero The Texas Rangers are the worst team in baseball and their tragic number (that being their losses combined with wins by playoff-spot-holding teams) is a mere 14.  That means by the end of the week, they might be mathematically eliminated.  The Rangers were curiously quite at the trade deadline, with talented trade pieces...
Via Reading Between The Seams
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Ron Washington expects Yu Darvish back in the Rangers’ rotation on August 25

Rangers manager Ron Washington expects starter Yu Darvish to rejoin the Rangers’ rotation when he’s first eligible on August 25, Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News reports. Darvish went on the disabled list on Thursday retroactive to August 11 with inflammation in his right elbow. There was some concern that Darvish could miss the rest of the season, but it seems that Washington...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

No timetable for Yu Darvish return

Texas Rangers ace Yu Darvish has mild inflammation in his right elbow, an MRI revealed, and there is no timetable for his return despite his place on the 15-day disabled list. Rangers team doctor Keith Meister told Darvish his injury wasn't a long-term problem and once the symptoms subside he should return. As it stands now, Darvish (10-7, 3.06 ERA) will miss at least two starts...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Yu Darvish gets encouraging MRI result

The Texas Rangers fell again to the Tampa Bay Rays last night by the score of 6-3. The loss dropped the Rangers to 27 games below .500 at 47-74. Robbie Ross allowed six earned runs on eight hits, in just 4 1/3 innings to get the loss. The pitching staff has been torched to an ERA of 4.81 this season. On the injury front, there is some good news involving Yu Darvish, whose MRI...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Baseball Profcast: September Call-ups

In Episode 115, Professors Jake Devereaux (@DevJake) and Zach Pincince (@ZachPincince) recap all the fantasy relevant news from around the league.. Submit a question for the guys to answer on tomorrow’s show! Today’s topics include: Yu Darvish dodges an injury Why Max Scherzer is considered outside the top 10 Whether Mike Fiers’ new pitch selection makes him a buy or...
Via Baseball Professor
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

No timetable for return for Rangers' Darvish

ARLINGTON, Texas - The Texas Rangers got good news on the MRI on the right elbow of ace Yu Darvish Thursday. That good news doesn't mean Darvish is returning anytime soon though. The MRI revealed mild right elbow inflammation. Darvish, who went on the disabled list Wednesday, will begin throwing again once Darvish no longer has discomfort in the arm. There are no guarantees that...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers ace Darvish has mild elbow inflammation

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Rangers ace Yu Darvish has mild right elbow inflammation that isn't a long-term concern, although there is no timetable for his return to the Texas rotation. After receiving results from an MRI, Darvish said Thursday through a translator there was ''no pain, just discomfort''. The Japanese star went on the disabled list Wednesday and will...
Via AP on Fox
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Yu Darvish Placed on Disabled List With Elbow Inflammation

As if things couldn’t get any worse for the Texas Rangers, they just did on Wednesday, as it was announced that their starting pitcher Yu Darvish would be placed on the 15 day disabled list, retroactive to Sunday, with right elbow inflammation. Yu Darvish placed on disabled list with right elbow inflammation, as Rangers’ historic […]
Via On-Base Talk
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Would Yu Darvish's suggestion for Rangers to move to six-man rotation have prevented trip to D.L?

At the All-Star Game, Yu Darvish delivered a dissertation on preventing the epidemic of arm injuries around the majors. He lobbied for a six-man rotation, just like he was used to in Japan. “I think that’s the way to go,” he said during a session with only Japanese media when the subject turned to the elbow injury suffered by Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka of Japan. “If...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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