Yu Darvish is only three starts into his Dodgers career, but the trade deadline prize is already on the shelf.
Dodgers manager Dave Roberts announced to the media Saturday that Darvish is headed to the 10-day DL with back stiffness. He is expected to miss one start and is expected to pitch again Sunday in Los Angeles against the Brewers.
Darvish made the following statement:
Darvish statement on DL trip. Definitely encouraging. pic.twitter.com/2gOZq1DSWg— Dodger Insider (@DodgerInsider) August 19, 2017
Since joining the Dodgers, Darvis is 2-0 with a 2.50 ERA. Between the Dodgers and Rangers, Darvish is 8-9 with a 3.83 ERA this season.
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