Impact player: Yu Darvish, Texas
The righthander shut out the Twins for eight innings, giving up four hits and one walk with 10 strikeouts.
By the numbers
5 Times Darvish has struck out at least 10 batters in a game.
9 Games in Joe Mauer’s hitting streak.
14 Shutouts for Texas, most in the American League.
.542 batting average for Chris Parmelee over his past eight games.
Rangers righthander Colby Lewis has not had a quality start (at least six innings, giving up no more than three earned runs) since June 17, 2012 — 17 starts ago. He’s the target Sunday as the Twins try to avoid an 0-6 road trip.
LA VELLE E. NEAL III