CarlosEscobar wrote:Darvish is better than any Japanese pitcher who has ever come to America. His father is Persian, he met his mother (Japanese) when they were both college students in the US (so they both speak English fluently and one guesses that they made sure Yu studied his English lessons in school.
The dude is 6'5", has command of seven pitches, ranks at the top of every pitching category in the JPL and is still incredibly young.
Ichiro is going to stay in Seattle for a number of reasons, first of all he's the franchise, he has the keys to the city. Secondly, all of the big West Coast cities have a large Japanese-American contingent and Ichiro sells a lot of tickets to those folks.
Blazerbob wrote:I like Japanese hitters. But I'm still not sold on their pitching...
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