Yu Darvish leaves Japan for Dallas…wearing an interesting shirt (Update: featuring what is probably a Japanese maple leaf)
Yu Darvish is making his way towards Dallas as we speak to meet with the Metroplex media for the first time. The photo below is of Yu preparing to board his plane from Narita, Japan. He is wearing an…interesting…shirt.
Yu Darvish signed a 6 year, $60 million dollar deal to join the Rangers. The 25-year old pitcher has been pegged as the best pitcher in Japanese baseball, and he has the stats to prove this claim. But he is worth such an exorbitant amount without ever throwing a major league pitch?
Albert Pujols is heading to Anaheim, and Prince Fielder and Yu Darvish are the next dominoes to fall in baseball’s Hot Stove. Kurt analyzes what has already happened, and what to expect next.