Texas Ranger Yu Darvish scratched from tonight's start vs. Oakland A's

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A stiff neck will keep Yu Darvish off the mound tonight. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Rangers pitchers Yu Darvish will now be allowed to have an interpreter on the mound for conferences.  (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Anthony Andro of Fox Sports Southwest reports Texas Rangers righthander Yu Darvish has been scratched from tonight's start against the Oakland A's due to neck stiffness.

Darvis (16-9) had a stiff neck this morning and couldn't "get loose" despite subsequent treatment.

Scott Feldman will take Darvish's start. Feldman (6-11) recently lost his spot in the Rangers' starting rotation.

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