Washington picks Darvish as first playoff starter
OAKLAND, Calif. -- Yu Darvish will start the Texas Rangers' first playoff game -- and he finally knows all the details about who and when.
Manager Ron Washington announced Darvish as his pick before the Rangers lost their regular-season finale at Oakland 12-5 on Wednesday to wind up as an AL wild card.
"Of course I'm ready," Darvish said through an interpreter. "If I'm not ready I probably wouldn't be picked. I'm going to approach it like any other start. I'll try to pitch well and ...
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