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Brewers reportedly make offer to RHP Darvish

The Milwaukee Brewers are the latest team pursuing free agent right-handed ace Yu Darvish.

Darvish received a contract offer from the Brewers, according to multiple reports. He retweeted in Japanese a report by Yahoo Japan on Sunday.

The 31-year-old Darvish, who helped the Dodgers reach the World Series last season, is still unsigned with spring training about a month away.

The four-time All-Star also has received interest from the Texas Rangers, Chicago Cubs, New York Yankees, Minnesota Twins and Houston Astros this offseason.

The Brewers went 86-76 last season and fell one game short of a National League wild-card spot. Milwaukee has already signed veteran starters Jhoulys Chacin and Yovani Gallardo this offseason.

The 6-foot-5 Darvish was acquired by the Dodgers from Texas for three prospects on July 31 just before last year’s trade deadline. He only managed four outs in losing Game 7 of the World Series to the Astros.

Darvish was 10-12 with a 3.86 ERA in 31 combined starts between the Rangers and Dodgers last season. He signed with Texas before the 2012 season and missed all of 2015 after elbow surgery.

–Field Level Media

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