Report: Rangers and Yu Darvish agree to deal

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UPDATE: Nothing official yet and no word on the terms, but Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports reports that the Rangers and Darvish have agreed to a deal.

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With less than two hours to go until the Rangers’ deadline to sign Yu Darvish arrives, T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports that an “agreement looks imminent.”

According to Sullivan “all indications are that the Darvish deal will get done soon” and “a press conference is expected this evening” at the Rangers’ ballpark.

Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reports that the contract is expected to be for six years, while Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star Telegram says it’ll be five years with a sixth-year option.

Stay tuned.