Yu Darvish, who is on the disabled list with a strained trapezius in his right shoulder, rejoined the Rangers on Saturday but did not resume throwing. Instead he limited his work to running and light exercises. Darvish is planning to join outfielder Nelson Cruz and reliever Joe Nathan for the All-Star Game festivities in New York next week even though he is unable to pitch in the game.
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