Starting Nine: Can Yu believe it?!
Many things are happening -- on Cut4, in baseball and out there in the rest of the world. Here are nine you need to know about today:
1. Yu can't always get what Yu wants
The Rangers right-hander was almost perfect on Tuesday night -- allowing just one single with two outs in the ninth inning to ... Marwin Gonzalez. Darvish finished with 14 strikeouts and zero walks, but could've become just the second Ranger to record a perfect game. And the best Yu pun tweet? That honor goes to Fernando Tatis.
2. Chivalry is dead
Home run hit towards man and woman. Man jumps out of way. Woman gets hit by baseball.
3. Robbie Cano signs with Young Hova
The Yankees second baseman signed with Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sports, a newly-formed division of agency powerhouse CAA. It's a business, man.
4. In the Fuld
The Rays right fielder made a spectacular grab on a ball that almost went down the back of James Loney's shirt.
6. Bob Costas gives props to Ludacris
Grown-up rapping alert: The broadcaster spit some hot fire on the MLB Network.
7. The star of Kazaam had his number retired by the Lakers
But was Shaq the best to ever wear 34? Big Papi, Sweetness and Sir Charles Barkley are just a few of the others to have sported the digits over the years.
9. Sad face: no more Justified for a while
Here's all you need to know about the FX hit's Season 4 finale. We don't want to reveal too much, but [spoiler alert] Raylan's service weapon does not remain holstered with the safety on for the entire episode.
-- Cut4 Staff