Stories tagged: felix hernandez
Wed., June 17, 2020
This Date in Baseball for June 17, 2020.
Thu., Feb. 13, 2020
Felix Hernandez turned around with surprise as he sensed media waiting to engage him. “You want to talk to me?” the new Atlanta Braves pitcher asked.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019
Felix Hernandez and his faithful fans share an emotional goodbye in Mariners’ 3-1 defeat against Athletics
On a night when it supposed to be about him, Felix Hernandez, of course, made it about them.
Wed., Sept. 25, 2019
He arrived as a scraggly teenager with an ill-fitting uniform and curly hair billowing out from underneath his often crooked cap. He’ll leave as one of the finest players to …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 23, 2019
Goodbye was inevitable. This mutual parting of ways, at least in the beginning, seemed unimaginable to those who can remember what it was like when it was good. Yet the …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 8, 2019
The result of Sunday’s matchup between the Mariners and Astros was a demoralizing 21-1 beatdown by Houston, perhaps a fitting result in what was Seattle’s 11th consecutive defeat against Houston …
Tue., Aug. 20, 2019
Pitcher Felix Hernandez will rejoin the Seattle Mariners’ starting rotation this weekend.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 11, 2019
Ryan Yarbrough came within an out of his first career shutout, Eric Sogard hit a solo homer and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Seattle Mariners 1-0 Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019
Seattle Mariners veteran starter Felix Hernandez pitched two perfect innings with a pair of strikeouts on a rehab assignment and the Everett AquaSox beat the Spokane Indians 5-2 in the …
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019
‘I wasn’t planning this’: In likely final season with Mariners, Felix Hernandez ponders uncertain future
Felix Hernandez stretched out on a leather couch in what was basically an empty Mariners clubhouse. The rest of his teammates either were in meetings, out on the field warming …
Tue., June 18, 2019
Hernandez is 1-4 with a 6.42 earned-run average for the Mariners this season, and he last pitched with the big-league club May 11.
Fri., June 14, 2019
Seattle Mariners pitcher Felix Hernandez pulled himself out of his first minor league rehab start because of fatigue.
UPDATED: Wed., May 15, 2019
The Mariners’ most dominant pitcher of this century is going to be out for the next four to six weeks.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019
Seattle Mariners starter Felix Hernandez is expected to miss 4 to 6 weeks after being diagnosed with a grade 1 lat strain in his right side. Seattle manager Scott Servais …
UPDATED: Sat., May 11, 2019
For about two innings, victory seemed possible, if not plausible. The Mariners delivered a four-run punch to Boston starter Rick Porcello in the top of the first and figured to …
Mon., May 6, 2019
It had been a decade since pitchers with so many combined punchouts started the same game. In this showdown between Felix Hernandez and CC Sabathia, the New York Yankees landed …
UPDATED: Mon., April 1, 2019
Felix Hernandez allowed one earned run and pitched into the sixth inning for his first victory since last June, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Los Angeles Angels 6-3 on …
UPDATED: Tue., March 19, 2019
Much about the start to this Mariners season is a bit off kilter. But that stands to reason, I suppose, in a year of such seismic change and philosophical recalibration.
UPDATED: Mon., March 18, 2019
There have been 15 pitchers who have started a season opener for the Seattle Mariners in their first 42 seasons, with former Gonzaga standout Marco Gonzales scheduled to become No. …
UPDATED: Tue., March 12, 2019
Hernandez is beginning the season as the No. 5 starter on a Mariners team Fangraphs is projecting to win 75 games. If I’m Felix, I’m using my (likely) last season …
UPDATED: Sun., March 10, 2019
Felix Hernandez doesn’t think he could have changed the mind of Seattle Mariners manager Scott Servais about opening day, even by pitching well this spring.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 23, 2019
For a strange start to spring training, Felix Hernandez seemed satisfied. The former Seattle Mariners ace gave up four runs and left after 1
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019
Every day for several years, Felix Hernandez has walked past large photos of himself and Randy Johnson – the Seattle Mariners’ only Cy Young Award winners – in the hallway …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 21, 2018
A wrongful-termination lawsuit filed by the Seattle Mariners’ former high-performance director alleges she went to team owners John Stanton and Buck Ferguson and CEO Kevin Mather as far back as …
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018
The final start of 2018 for Felix Hernandez had all the familiar feelings of his season as a whole – mixed emotions as varied as his results.
Mon., Sept. 24, 2018
Mariners teammates stood and applauded and “God Bless America” played on speakers when Felix Hernandez entered Seattle’s clubhouse after becoming a U.S. citizen.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018
The Mariners’ fall from grace in 2018 has been a slow, steady descent that has wiped out almost all of the good feeling that prevailed for half a season.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 2, 2018
Stephen Piscotty homered twice and drove in five runs as the Oakland Athletics widened their lead over Seattle for the second A.L. wild-card spot, beating the Mariners 8-2 Sunday.
Sun., Aug. 12, 2018
Out of Right Field: Distractions abound for Mariners as Felix Hernandez moves to pen and Robinson Cano returns
As if the Seattle Mariners didn’t have enough to deal with on the field, off-field issues with their two stars and highest paid players will complicate anything the team does …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018
For the first time since his illustrious career began back on August 5, 2005 in Detroit to make his big league debut, Felix Hernandez has been removed from the Mariners’s …