Darvish wins ML debut in Rangers' 11-5 win over Ms

Yu Darvish's much anticipated debut got off to a rocky start in the Rangers' 11-5 victory over the Seattle Mariners. It took Darvish 42 pitches to get out of the first inning but then his resilience took over.

FanGraphs gave a recap of Yu Darvish's MLB debut. Darvish had a rocky first inning (43 pitches, 4 ERs) but settled down enough to earn the win (as a huge -250 favorite). Overall, only 59 of his 111 pitches were strikes. It wasn'ta stellar debut,

FanGraphs gave a recap of Yu Darvish's MLB debut. Darvish had a rocky first inning (43 pitches, 4 ERs) but settled down enough to earn the win (as a huge -250 favorite). Overall, only 59 of his 111 pitches were strikes. It wasn'ta stellar debut,

By Greg Johns / MLB.com | 04/09/12 7:48 PM ET ARLINGTON — With Mariners designated hitter Jesus Montero dealing with a stomach issue Monday, Mariners manager Eric Wedge opted for a familiar face to replace him against Yu Darvish in his Rangers debut

By STEPHEN HAWKINS AP ARLINGTON, Texas — Yu Darvish didn't know how to react when he walked off the mound to a huge ovation from Texas Rangers fans after his much-anticipated major league debut. Texas Rangers' Yu Darvish of Japan grimaces after