Tag: Yu Darvish

MLB Free Agency: Cubs Sign Darvish to 6-Year/$126M Deal, take a calculated risk

By Zane Harding The Cubs made a huge splash Saturday afternoon, inking All-Star pitcher Yu Darvish to a long-term contract. The 6-Year/$126M deal has a $21M AAV and is the biggest contract signed in this unprecedently slow off-season. By committing to Yu Darvish long-term, the Cubs immediately enter win-now mode and are all-in to win

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Were the World Series Balls Affecting Pitchers?

(Jake Roth / USA TODAY Sports) by Jack Gioffre The excitement of the 2017 postseason was marred by the comments from several pitchers regarding the condition of the baseballs they were using. Among them were former MVP Justin Verlander, Cy Young Award Winner Dallas Keuchel, Yu Darvish, and Charlie Morton. While Commissioner Rob Manfred insists

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