Rangers introduce Yu Darvish

Updated: January 21, 2012, 3:09 AM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- It was a barrage of light flashes and shutter clicks as soon as Japanese pitcher Yu Darvish walked into a prime-time news conference at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.

Not since the Texas Rangers introduced Alex Rodriguez in 2000, after he signed the largest contract in the history of the game, was a news conference so well attended for a baseball player in Dallas-Fort Worth. But that's what happens when the biggest star in Japanese baseball agrees to a six-year deal ...

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