Now let's get some runs.
Yu Darvish, Wicked 90mph Splitter (release/slow). 🤢
Yu Darvish, Nasty 86mph Cutter. ✂️
Yu Darvish, Nasty 86mph Cutter. 💇♂️
So far tonight, only three Giants have hit a ball harder than Yu Darvish has.
Yu Darvish says he doesn't like to hit, but he has lined out to center and right tonight — at 101.5 and 100.5 mph.
Brandon Crawford’s first homer of the season is a no-doubter off Yu Darvish
Brandon Crawford took Yu Darvish deep. It's 1-0 #SFGiants.
Darvish: 5 IP, R, 3 H, 7 Ks, 79 pitches, been very, very good.
Darvish: due up leading off the bottom of the 5th, set to face the Giants a third time in the 6th.
Jayce Tingler has a decision to make.
wow darvish & caratini are a literal power couple
In 2020, batters seeing Darvish for the 3rd time in a game slashed .184/.195/.276. Lower in each category than the 1st or 2nd PAs. 11 pitch types might have a little something to do with that. Just a remarkable, unique pitcher. https://t.co/lo72T8R82U
Yu Darvish through the sixth in 10 pitches, up to 89 for the night.
He threw 93 pitches in opener and went 4 2/3 innings.
Kela is entering.
Darvish's final line:
6 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 7 Ks (89 pitches, 55 strikes)
Also hit two balls hard himself.
Darvish gave up the solo home run and that's it. Efficient and in command all night. Finishes with 6 innings, 1 run, 1 BB, 7 strikeouts. https://t.co/phJrjvCu9w
Darvish's night is done after a solid outing vs the Giants.
6 IP, 1 run on 3 hits, (HR to Crawford) and 7 K's. Threw 89 pitches
Fine job by Darvish tonight. Still not best command he’s capable of but worked ahead, used good mix and posts 6 innings with 1 run and 7 Ks.
Keone Kela is in to relieve Yu Darvish, who struck out 7 over 6 innings with 1 earned run.
Keone Kela warming up.
Darvish is at 89 pitches through six really good innings.
Watching Clayton Kershaw and Yu Darvish pitch at the same time... I cannot handle all this beautiful baseball
Yu Darvish's personal catcher goes yard
Darvish not in line for the win but Caratini picks up his starting pitcher with a 2-run homer. It's 3-1 Padres B7
Damn good performance by Darvish, today was the for real Darvish that The Cubs have seen for the last year and half.
absolutely expected "pitcher's duel between Aaron Sanchez and Yu Darvish" to be a thing said in the year of our lord 2021
He’s the Jake Cronenworth of the Yu Darvish deal.