Yu Darvish was one strike away from finishing the fifth inning of Tuesday’s game against the Mariners when he was taken out with an apparent hand injury.

Javier Baez and Willson Contreras motioned over to the dugout and after a brief conference on the mound, Darvish was pulled from the game.

Hopefully it’s nothing big and it didn’t seem like it was either.

Maybe it’s just a blister.

Darvish has looked great this spring training, coming back after only making eight starts in 2018. We’ll keep you updated.


It’s a blister on Darvish’s right ring finger.