Hockey: Yu Darvish becomes 2nd Japanese MLB league earn leader

Chicago Cubs right-hander Yu Darvish became the primary Japanese people pitcher to lead a major addition throughout wins after his / her closest thing competitor in the State League dropped out of legislation on Saturday.

Darvish collected their eighth be successful of the season about Friday after hurling several shutout innings in the Cubs' 10-0 win over the particular Chicago White Sox. Zach Davies of the San Diego Padres and Atlanta Braves lefty Greatest extent Stir fried are going finish typically the regular season along with seven wins.

Darvish is 8-3 with 93 strikeouts together with a 2. 01 AGE over 12 games in his third season with the Cubs, who clinched their 1st National League Central name in three decades after the second-place Street. Steve Cardinals droped 3-0 to the Milwaukee Brewers earlier Saturday.

It can be the very first time the 34-year-old Darvish possesses earned the particular most wins in different league, including the seven conditions he spent in Asia with the Nippon Pig Competitors.
Davies, that is definitely 7-4, pitched three innings a prior weekend not too long ago and did certainly not factor in your choice inside the Padres' 6-2 win over the San Francisco Giants.

Fried turned his remaining ankle in his very last start on Wednesday and even is poised to end the normal season in 7-0.

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Darvish won seven straight games via Come july 1st 31st to September. 4 in addition to was called National Category Pitcher in the Month with regard to July together with August. They is at the moment subsequent inside the league in TIME and tied for next in strikeouts.

He is usually as well the first Japanese pitcher to become leading nominee for the Cy Teen Award recognizing the MLB's best pitchers.

Even though simply no Japanese pitcher acquired guided a major league inside wins before, Hideo Nomo led the National Group in strikeouts in 95 with the Los Angeles Dodgers and the American Group in 2001 with the Boston Red Sox.

Darvish led the 'S within strikeouts in 2013 having the Texas Rangers.