YU DARVISH NEWS

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
2 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
2 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
3 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
6 days ago  |  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
6 days ago  |  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
6 days ago  |  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
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Ross' return to rotation has familiar look

ARLINGTON, Texas - Texas left-hander Robbie Ross Jr. said his time in Round Rock allowed him to hit the reset button after struggling with the Rangers before getting sent down. He may want to hit the reset button again after his start Thursday. Ross, who is filling the rotation spot created by the injury to Yu Darvish, failed to impress in his return to the Texas rotation as he allowed...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
7 days ago  |  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
7 days ago  |  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
7 days ago  |  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
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Darvish: mild inflammation in elbow

Pitcher Yu Darvish has mild inflammation in right elbow. The Rangers don’t think it is a long-term concern. He will resume throwing with the discomfort subsides. He said he could pitch if he had to but does not want to risk his future.
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers make moves for Darvish's replacement

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) The Texas Rangers have optioned right-hander Nate Adcock to Triple-A Round Rock, making room on the roster for the expected return of Robbie Ross. Texas made the moves Thursday, when it recalled left-hander Ross from Round Rock to start that night in place of ailing Yu Darvish. Darvish was placed on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday with right elbow inflammation...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  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
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Down & out: Yu to DL, Tulo done for season

The Rangers have placed ace Yu Darvish on the DL with elbow inflammation, and he'll have an MRI today. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that Darvish's issue is flexor pronator tendinitis, and has nothing to do with the all-important ulnar collateral ligament (the one that usually requires Tommy John surgery). Rangers GM Jon Daniels suggested Wednesday that Darvish would...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Yu Are So DLaful To Me

Yu Darvish hit the DL with elbow inflammation.  In Grey's 2nd half rankings, he said, "BAM!  What?  (Darvish) should be in the top 20 with the rest of the big-name pitchers, but I’m worried about an injury, so I ranked him much lower and that gets a BAM!"  And that's me quoting Grey!  Dayum, son, Grey called that one.  Sure, he called it so long ago that...
Via Razzball
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Yu Darvish to DL with elbow inflammation

The Texas Rangers lost to the Tampa Bay Rays on Wednesday by the score of 10-1 to drop the Rangers to 47-73, last in the American League West. The Rangers nightmarish season can be attributed mainly to injuries, as 10 players are currently on the 60-day disabled list. The injury news for the Rangers just got worse, as starter Yu Darvish has been placed on the 15-day DL with elbow...
Via Sports Injury Alert
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers place Yu Darvish on 15-day disabled list

The Texas Rangers announced Wednesday that pitcher Yu Darvish has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with elbow inflammation in his right arm. .@faridyu has been placed on the 15-day DL, retroactive to Sun, with right elbow inflammation. @Ross_108 will start tomorrow vs. TB. — Texas Rangers (@Rangers) August 13, 2014 Darvish, who pitched on Saturday, said he didn’t feel...
Via Sports-Glory
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers put Darvish on DL with elbow inflammation

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The hits just keep coming for the Texas Rangers and this time it's another major one. Right-hander Yu Darvish was put on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation. Darvish felt discomfort in his elbow while playing catch Monday and the tightness didn't go away. Darvish will undergo more testing over the next day.   Darvish did not throw a...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Yu Darvish on DL with inflammation in right elbow

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) Yu Darvish has been placed on the 15-day disabled list because of inflammation in his right elbow. The Texas Rangers made the announcement Wednesday night, a day before the right-hander's scheduled start against Tampa Bay. The move was retroactive to Sunday, a day after he allowed six runs and nine hits over four innings in a loss at Texas. The Rangers...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Astros continue to give Darvish, rival Rangers their comeuppance

Practically everybody smothered the Astros last year as they finished with the worst record in baseball for the third consecutive year. Yu Darvish and the Rangers, however, took the biggest bites to push their Lone Star Series rivals to a franchise record 111 losses in 2013. On Saturday night, however, the Astros provided further proof that they’re a much stronger team in 2014...
Via Pro Sports Daily
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Darvish has tough night, Astros beat Rangers

HOUSTON (AP) -- Yu Darvish has been so consistently good in his career with the Texas Rangers that bad games like Saturday night's start against the Houston Astros can come as somewhat of a shock. Not to no-nonsense manager Ron Washington. He knows his Japanese ace, with the dizzying array of pitches, can struggle like any other pitcher. "Yu Darvish is human," Washington...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Darvish has tough night, Astros beat Rangers

HOUSTON (AP) -- Yu Darvish has been so consistently good in his career with the Texas Rangers that bad games like Saturday night's start against the Houston Astros can come as somewhat of a shock. Not to no-nonsense manager Ron Washington. He knows his Japanese ace, with the dizzying array of pitches, can struggle like any other pitcher. "Yu Darvish is human," Washington...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Singleton's 3 RBIs leads Astros over Rangers 8-3

HOUSTON (AP) Jon Singleton drove in three runs, and the Houston Astros handled Yu Darvish again in an 8-3 win over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night to stretch the streak against their in-state rival to seven victories in a row. Darvish (10-7) allowed nine hits and six runs - five earned - in four-plus innings in his second-shortest start of the season. It was his second straight...
Via AP on Fox
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Good Guy Murphy Steals Win from Former Mates; Indians 4, Rangers 3

The Texas Rangers could use a guy like David Murphy. Down to their final two outs, the Cleveland Indians looked destined for defeat at the hands of the Texas Rangers and Yu Darvish. Darvish held the Indians to just four hits over seven innings—out-pitching young, Trevor Bauer—but the Tribe was able to score just their third victory of the season when trailing after eight innings...
Via Did The Tribe Win Last Night?
18 days ago  |  Discuss
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