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Darvish K's career-high 15, flirts with no-hitter

Darvish K's career-high 15, flirts with no-hitter

MLB.com ESPN.com chron.com deadspin.com Updated Aug 12, 2013
Yu Darvish lost his catcher and his perfect game in the sixth inning, and then his no-hitter in the eighth, but he still pitched the Rangers to a 2-1 victory over the Astros on Monday afternoon at Minute Maid Park.
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  • Photos from Astros-Rangers series

    Photos from Astros-Rangers series

    chron.com Aug 12, 2013
    Scenes from the four-game series at Minute Maid Park.
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  • Astros send Wesley Wright to Rays, add Philip Humber

    Astros send Wesley Wright to Rays, add Philip Humber

    chron.com Aug 12, 2013
    The longest-tenured member of the rebuilding Astros is no longer an Astro. Lefthanded reliever Wesley Wright was sent to the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday for cash considerations. Wright, 28, had been with Astros since 2008, joining the club in 2007 via the …
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  • Astros fever! Son falls asleep in arms of father, who also fall…

    Astros fever! Son falls asleep in arms of father, who also falls asleep, mid-game

    yahoo.com Aug 12, 2013
    Your browser does not support iframes. Ah, the irresistible shot of a toddler falling asleep in the arms of his daddy at a Major League Baseball game. Simply adorable. Being 2 or 3 years old, the young blond boy has a good excuse: He's 2 or 3, and peopl…
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  • Video - Darvish K's 15 In Dominant Performance 01:55

    Darvish K's 15 In Dominant Performance

    Aug 12
    ESPNDallas.com's Todd Wills breaks down Yu Darvish's 15-strikeout performance against the Astros.