Yu Darvish had his best start in more than three weeks on Friday, allowing two runs on seven hits with two walks and 11 strikeouts over eight innings.
The 11 strikeouts matched a career high for Darvish, as he had 11 on May 6 at Cleveland. Darvish worked off his fastball all game, and got better as the game went on. Here were his thoughts afterwards:
-- Drew Davison