Skip navigation
Sign up to follow your favorites on all your devices.
Sign up
View All Scores

Yu Darvish breaks an MLB strikeouts record

yu darvish getty
Rangers ace Yu Darvish reached a pretty cool milestone and broke a 13-year-old major league record in the process Sunday in his 2014 regular-season debut against the Rays ...

Darvish sets ML record for fastest to 500 strikeouts. He did it in 401 2/3 IP. Kerry Wood did it in 404 2/3 innings

— TR Sullivan (@Sullivan_Ranger) April 6, 2014

Not including Sunday’s line, the 27-year-old right-hander owns a 3.34 ERA, 1.17 WHIP, and 11.2 K/9 in his young major league career. He finished second in the 2013 American League Cy Young Award balloting.

Follow @drewsilv