What makes Darvish, Weaver special
April, 7, 2013
By Buster Olney | ESPN Insider
Getty Images, USA TODAY SportsYu Darvish and Jered Weaver will square off on the mound tonight in Texas.ARLINGTON, Texas -- The first time A.J. Pierzynski saw Yu Darvish gesture at him, he had no idea what the pitcher was trying to convey. Was it a thought? Encouragement? What?
Darvish had turned to Pierzynski from afar and motioned to him with both hands, taking his palms from his chest outward, toward his catcher, as if he were handing him a tray of food.