Yu Darvish Added To Chicago Cubs’ Disabled List, Suffering From Right Triceps Tendinitis

Chicago Cubs pitcher Yu Darvish is back on the 10-day disabled list. It is the second time in a month that the Cubs star is forced to sit with an injury. The Cubs will have to adjust their pitching rotation without Yu Darvish. Also, the Cubs are hoping that Yu Darvish’s latest injury does not […]

Jake Arrieta Turned Down Last-Minute Contract Offer From Chicago Cubs

Jake Arrieta had a chance to return to the Chicago Cubs. Prior to the Chicago Cubs agreeing to terms on a six-year deal (courtesy of the Athletic) with star pitcher Yu Darvish, they made a call to Jake Arrieta. That call the Cubs made was to gauge Arrieta’s interest in coming back. As far fetched […]

Alex Cobb In The Mix With The New York Mets

Is Alex Cobb the next MLB free agency domino to fall? The former Tampa Bay Rays’ starter is drawing a lot of interest from MLB clubs, including the New York Mets. Alex Cobb is perhaps the next player sign with a team now that the MLB free agency market has been defined. Prized MLB free […]

Chicago Cubs Solidify Pitching Rotation With Yu Darvish Signing

The Chicago Cubs have added free agent pitcher Yu Darvish in perhaps the most significant baseball signing of the offseason. Yu Darvish was considered by many as the highest ranked free agent on the market. He goes to a Chicago Cubs team looking to win its second World Series title in three years. Several news […]

MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs Await Yu Darvish’s Decision As Free Agent Pitcher Mulls Five Offers, Says NBC Sports

MLB free agent pitcher Yu Darvish is mulling five offers, including one from the Chicago Cubs, according to NBC Sports. The Cubs, along with four other teams, are playing the waiting game. Meanwhile, Yu Darvish is getting closer to making one of the most important decisions in his baseball career. For now, the show must […]

MLB Free Agency Predictions: Yu Darvish To Cubs, Jake Arrieta To Nationals

The start of the spring training is fast approaching, but there are still several elite free MLB agents that are yet to secure their jobs. Among the popular names are Yu Darvish and Jake Arrieta. USA Today predicts which team should take these two baseball players. Yu Darvish should be with the Chicago Cubs Starting […]

MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs Content On Playing The Waiting Game For Top Free Agent Pitchers

Tyler Chatwood remains the only starting pitcher added by the Chicago Cubs thus far in the offseason. The Cubs seem content with that despite making overtures with the top three free agent pitchers in this year’s market. The Cubs have been linked to Yu Darvish, Alex Cobb and a reunion with Jake Arrieta. Each of […]

Chicago Cubs Rumors: Yu Darvish Still On Cubs’ Radar But They Trail Brewers

There have been a number of teams mentioned in the MLB rumors that are vying for pitcher Yu Darvish’s services, and the Chicago Cubs still have him on their radar. That’s the latest word from various sources that suggest Chicago still is looking to add to the depth of their pitching as they pursue another […]

It’s Yankees Or Dodgers For Yu Darvish, Rangers Are Out On The Sweepstakes

The spring training season is just around the corner, but many of the top MLB free agents are still in the market, including Yu Darvish. Over the past weeks, news has been circulating that Darvish’s signing with the Chicago Cubs is imminent. But there are speculations that the 31-year-old starting pitcher is just waiting for […]

MLB Rumors: Yu Darvish Signing With The Chicago Cubs Appears Imminent

YuThe Chicago Cubs appear to be close to acquiring an ace pitcher for, as MLB rumors are circulating that the Cubs are the favorites to add Yu Darvish in MLB free agency. The possibility of adding Yu Darvish would give the Cubs’ starting rotation a huge boost, as some view him as an upgrade over […]

MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs Sign Free Agent Catcher Chris Gimenez — Yu Darvish Could Be Next

The Chicago Cubs made a minor move that could have some large implications. Because of a recent addition to their roster, some are anticipating that the Cubs will be looking to add free agent pitcher Yu Darvish in the very near future. On Monday, the Chicago Cubs addressed a possible solution to their need at […]

MLB Rumors: Free Agent Yu Darvish To Brewers Possible, Milwaukee Offers Contract

The latest MLB rumors involving free agent pitcher Yu Darvish suggest that the Milwaukee Brewers have a chance at acquiring him this offseason. The team has recently offered Darvish a contract per reports indicating that they could have a chance at snatching him away from the New York Yankees. Here are the latest details on […]

MLB Rumors: New York Yankees Emerging As Favorites To Add Yu Darvish

One of the top MLB rumors regarding Yu Darvish to the New York Yankees is not a sure bet. However, there are reports that the free agent pitcher and the Yankees are negotiating, increasing the odds of Darvish signing with the Yankees. How soon a deal can take place between Yu Darvish and the Yankees […]

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees Looking To Sign Yu Darvish Or Trade For Michael Fulmer

The New York Yankees already made splashes this offseason with several trades, and now more MLB rumors are swirling. The team landed Miami Marlins’ star Giancarlo Stanton in one huge deal and want to continue with the additions. While New York lost out on the MLB bidding battle over Japanese sensation Shohei Otani, they may […]

MLB Rumors: Free Agent Pitcher Alex Cobb Could Choose Between Brewers Or Cubs

MLB free agent pitcher Alex Cobb has yet to decide on his new team. Alex Cobb was an assumed slam dunk to sign with the Chicago Cubs, however, he has not agreed to terms just yet. There is a report circulating linking the Milwaukee Brewers as another team with interest in signing Cobb. Alex Cobb’s […]

Free Agent Pitcher Yu Darvish Has Not Signed With The Chicago Cubs

MLB free agent pitcher Yu Darvish has not signed with the Chicago Cubs — at least not yet. MLB free agency rumors took a turn for the wacky as there were reports circulating about the Chicago Cubs inking Los Angeles Dodgers free agent Yu Darvish. Those reports about the star pitcher signing with the Cubs […]

MLB Trade Rumors: Yankees’ Gerrit Cole Speculation & Free Agent Yu Darvish

The MLB trade rumors involving the New York Yankees have focused on Gerrit Cole after the Giancarlo Stanton deal went through. As of right now, it appears talks have cooled regarding the Yankees making a deal for Cole. However, there seems to be some interest in bringing pitcher Yu Darvish to the lineup if the […]

MLB Rumors: Chicago Cubs Have Strong Interest In Yu Darvish

Is Yu Darvish signing with the Chicago Cubs close to becoming a reality? Reportedly, there is some serious mutual interest between Darvish and the Chicago Cubs. If the mutual feelings can continue, and both sides can agree to financial terms, an agreement between Yu Darvish and the Cubs is possible in the next upcoming days. […]

MLB Free Agency: Jake Arrieta To Sign With Milwaukee Brewers?

Jake Arrieta is one of the top pitchers available on the market today, and the Milwaukee Brewers are in need of someone like him. The Brewers is rebuilding the team, and its No. 1 priority is pitching. Rumors suggest the Brewers would sign Arrieta the 2018 MLB season. The Milwaukee Brewers had a previous connection […]

Chicago Cubs: Yu Darvish Signing Looking Like A Real Possibility

Yu Darvish is a free agent this offseason and is going to be one of the most sought-after players on the open market. After being traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers last season, the former Texas Rangers star struggled a bit. Now, Darvish will have his pick of teams to begin the next chapter of […]

Toronto Blue Jays 5, Texas Rangers 3: Toronto Homers Lead To Commanding Lead

The Texas Rangers may have out-hit the Toronto Blue Jays, but all that matters is who gets crosses home plate. Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish gave up four home runs with three of them in the fifth inning as Toronto secured a 5-3 victory which could see them close the series out in Toronto on […]

MLB Trade Deadline: Texas Rangers, Tampa Bay Rays Discussing Matt Moore

Despite getting ace Yu Darvish back on Saturday, the Rangers are searching for upgrades to their starting rotation. According to Yahoo! Sports‘ Jon Morosi, the Rangers and Rays have discussed a trade involving former American League All-Star Matt Moore. The talks between the two teams have also included relief pitchers as the Rangers seek to […]

MLB Rumors: Texas Rangers Looking For Pitching Help, Interested in Matt Moore And Drew Pomeranz Among Others

The Texas Rangers are desperately in need of adding some pitching help, especially considering how beat up their rotation is. Texas is tied for the second-best record in the majors at 54-36 despite losing seven-of-its-last-10 games. The Rangers, who have given up the seventh most runs in the league, have been outscored 85-45 in their […]

Yu Darvish Update: Debut Set For Texas Rangers All-Star

A Yu Darvish update from the Texas Rangers is good news for fans. The Rangers will start Darvish against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Saturday, May 28, if his rehab continues to go well. A new report from MLB.com presents the great news for Rangers fans and fantasy baseball owners, as Darvish hasn’t appeared in a […]

Los Angeles Dodgers To Sign Japanese Hurler Kenta Maeda

One day after bolstering their rotation with the signing of Scott Kazmir, the Los Angeles Dodgers reportedly agreed to terms with Japanese hurler Kenta Maeda on New Year’s Eve. Christopher Meola first broke the news of the signing with CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman confirming it. At this time, the specifics of Maeda’s new deal with […]

The Texas Rangers Are Making Moves Towards The Playoffs

The Texas Rangers have had a mediocre 2015, but don’t count them out for too long. When the Texas Rangers traded Matt Harrison, Jorge Alfaro, Nick Williams, Jake Thompson, Alec Asher, and Jerad Eickhoff to the Philadelphia Phillies for Cole Hamels and Jake Diekman prior to the MLB non-waiver trade deadline, the implication was clear: […]

Ranger’s Washington Reason For Resigning Was Personnel, Not Personal

More is being revealed about why Texas Rangers manager Ron Washington resigned on Friday, and it’s more a personnel matter than a personal matter. Nolanwritin.com is reporting an argument between Rangers general manager Jon Daniels and Washington may have prompted Washington to resign. On Friday, Washington left the team facility after telling the Rangers players […]

Yu Darvish GIF Shows Pitcher’s Brilliance In Five Mesmerizing Steps [Video]

A Yu Darvish GIF is doing the rounds on the Internet, showing the Rangers wizard at his best. You can view it below (in video form; I’m afraid WordPress hasn’t taken kindly to a 5MB GIF). This is the work of graphic artist Drew Sheppard, otherwise known as Lone Star Ball community member DShep. Drew […]

Yu Darvish Nearly Throws Perfect Game, Internet Makes Fun Of His Name

Yu Darvish came within one batter of throwing a perfect game on Tuesday, but all the internet seemed to care about was his funny name. Darvish retired the first 26 batters in order as his Texas Rangers took on the Houston Astros. Then, with only one batter separating him from a perfect game, Marwin Gonzalez […]

Major League Baseball Announces All-Star Final Vote Players

Texas Rangers righthander Yu Darvish and St. Louis Cardinals third baseman David Freese will be the final members of the All-Star game according to MLB.com. The fans have spoken and the two are going to be joining the elite of the American League and National League All-Star teams at the 34th mid-season dance. This is […]

Yu Darvish Ks 10 as Rangers Top Yankees 2-0 [Video]

Rangers starter Yu Darvish threw a beauty of a game on Tuesday night striking out 10 batters in 8 1/3 scoreless innings as Texas cruised past the Yankees in a 2-0 win. “He just keeps getting better each time he takes the ball,” Rangers manager Ron Washington said of Darvish following the game. “Tonight, he […]

Yu Darvish Agrees To Six-Year Texas Rangers Deal Worth $60 Million

Japanese pitcher Yu Darvish has signed a $60 million, six-year deal with the Texas Rangers. Under a rumor part of the deal Darvish has the right to opt out of the final year of his contract should certain parameters not be met. Under terms of his agreement $56 million will be paid in guaranteed salary. […]

Yu Darvish and Father Visit Texas

Japanese Pitcher Yu Darvish and his father visited the ballpark in Arlington and met with Texas Rangers owners and players today. The visit was touted as being casual with the pitcher wanting to get a sense of what it would be like to play for the Rangers. The Texas Rangers won the right to negotiate […]

The Yu Darvish Sweepstakes is Over, The Texas Rangers Win Negotiating Rights

The Yu Darvish Sweepstakes is over, and it looks like the Japanese Phenom will be heading to the Texas Rangers. Major League Baseball announced that the Rangers had beaten out the New York Yankees and The Toronto Blue Jays with a winning bid of $51.7 Million Dollars. The system for acquiring Japanese players is completely […]

Yu Darvish to be Posted, Nationals are Interested

Japanese superstar Yu Darvish has confirmed that he will be posted on Friday, and the Washington Nationals are already amongst the favorites to sign him. The 25-year-old – widely regarded as the finest pitcher not playing Major League Baseball – currently pitches for Nippon Ham Fighters. This season, he went 18-6 with a 1.44 ERA […]