The Winner of the Yu Darvish Sweepstakes: Texas

by Jason Epstein

Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports is the first to post the news: The Rangers’ posting fee of $51.7 million for Yu Darvish of the Nippon Ham Fighters was the highest bid, meaning that Texas won the right to negotiate a contract with the star pitcher.

More here.

Right Field

Brief chronicles of our sporting times.