What makes Darvish, Weaver special 

April, 7, 2013

Yu Darvish and Jered WeaverGetty 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.