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Yu Darvish Loses Perfect Game Against Astros With 2 Outs In 9th

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(credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

(credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images)

HOUSTON (AP) Yu Darvish was one out from a perfect game when Marwin Gonzalez grounded a clean single through the pitcher’s legs, and the Texas Rangers beat the Houston Astros 7-0 on Tuesday night.

BOX SCORE: Rangers 7, Astros 0

The celebrated right-hander from Japan struck out 14 and appeared to be in complete control before Gonzalez smacked the first pitch up the middle. Darvish was unable to get his glove down in time and the ball skittered into center field well beyond a desperate dive by shortstop Elvis Andrus.

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