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Eye On Yu

Photograph By Mark J. Rebilas/USA TODAY Sports

Fans flock to the bullpen to watch Japanese sensation Yu Darvish warm up before a spring training game with the Texas Rangers. Darvish signed a six-year deal worth about $60 million, and went 16-9 with a 3.90 ERA in 191.1 innings as a first-year major leaguer.