Stories tagged: Felix Hernandez
UPDATED: Thu., April 12, 2018, 4:45 p.m.
Who is 2018 Felix Hernandez? And where did his fastball go?
Shutout Felix. No-command Felix. And then this Felix. Who is this 2018 Felix Hernandez?
UPDATED: Wed., April 4, 2018, 3:23 p.m.
Out of Right Field: Mariners’ Felix Hernandez, Giants’ Johnny Cueto to face each other for first time
The Mariners’ Felix Hernandez and San Francisco’s Johnny Cueto will face each other for the first time in their careers Wednesday in the finale of a two-game interleague series at …
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 4:18 p.m.
Larry Stone: Felix Hernandez shows he can still be an ace for Mariners with opening-day performance
Opening day comes accompanied by its own built-in charms, of course, even when it happens at night.
Thu., March 29, 2018, 4:07 p.m.
Out of Right Field: Mariners relying on hope to bring end to postseason drought
The Seattle Mariners embark on the 2018 season in an effort to bring to a halt the longest postseason drought in the four major sports.
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 4:17 p.m.
Pitching staff will likely determine the success of Mariners’ season
The Mariners have the longest playoff drought in the four major sports, meaning there is an urgency to finally end the skid. They appear to be an average ballclub at …
Sun., March 25, 2018, 8:49 p.m.
Mariners ace Hernandez set to start 10th straight opener
Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez is set to start on opening day for the 10th straight year.
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018, 4:15 p.m.
Analysis: Poor past decisions could come back to haunt Seattle Mariners this season
As another major-league baseball season draws near, it is past time for Seattle Mariners fans and readers to face some unpleasant facts.
UPDATED: Thu., March 1, 2018, 4:01 p.m.
Felix Hernandez expected to miss one spring start for Mariners
The Seattle Mariners are hopeful Felix Hernandez will miss only one spring training start due to a bruised right forearm sustained when hit by a line drive.
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018, 5:32 p.m.
Mariners ace Felix Hernandez hit in pitching arm by liner, exits
Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez was hit in his pitching arm by a line drive Monday and forced to leave his spring training debut.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 16, 2018, 5:19 p.m.
Will Mariners have a ‘different’ Felix Hernandez from the past two injury-plagued seasons?
Now that he’s reached age 31 – not old by many standards other than professional sports – Felix Hernandez’s torso and arms have become further covered by an assortment of …
Tue., Jan. 16, 2018, 5:06 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Mediocre Mariners have no room for error when calculating 2018 hopes
The good news is that it’s baseball, and you don’t have to be the best team to hoist a trophy.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 3:01 p.m.
To have chance at postseason, Mariners need a healthy, revived Felix Hernandez
For so many years – a decade, actually – any prognosis for the Mariners’ season began with one reassuring certainty: Felix Hernandez would be the stalwart ace around which the …
Mon., Sept. 25, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Felix Hernandez sharp, Mariners hit 4 home runs in 7-1 win over A’s
Mitch Haniger homered twice and Felix Hernandez won for the first time in more than two months as the Seattle Mariners defeated the Oakland Athletics 7-1 on Monday night.
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
Mariners notes: Three starting pitchers move closer to return
Could James Paxton, Felix Hernandez and even Hisashi Iwakuma return to help the Mariners
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 6 p.m.
Mariners rotation in flux as team struggles to stay in postseason contention
The cynic could see it coming. And even the most optimistic of analysts or fans still knew this was a possibility. In the sun-soaked days of spring training, when everything …
Sun., Aug. 6, 2017, 9:48 p.m.
Vince Grippi: Felix Hernandez’s injury among obstacles Mariners have to overcome in wild-card chase
A doubleheader split can be seen as half full. Or half empty.
Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 3:01 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Hernandez to disabled list, Gonzales recalled from Tacoma
Long-time Mariners ace Felix Hernandez is back on the disabled list.
Sat., July 29, 2017, 3:34 p.m.
Dipoto balks at the perception of the Mariners as an aging club with no future
General manager Jerry Dipoto argues the Mariners are making major strides in transitioning to a younger, more-athletic roster without undergoing a complete teardown
UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 12:30 a.m.
Mariners Log: M’s rally in 13th to knock off Red Sox
Jean Segura’s infield single in the bottom of the 13th inning plated Guillermo Heredia, capping a two-run rally, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Boston Red Sox 6-5 in the …
UPDATED: Tue., July 25, 2017, 3:40 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: M’s to face latest ‘it’ prospect, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (50-51) host the Boston Red Sox (55-46) at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field. Red Sox top prospect Rafael Devers is slated to make his MLB debut, starting …
Tue., July 25, 2017
Segura’s single in 13th rallies Mariners past Red Sox 6-5
Jean Segura rolled an RBI single up the middle with two outs in the 13th inning to cap a two-run rally and give the Seattle Mariners a 6-5 victory over …
Thu., July 20, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s waste gem by Felix Hernandez in loss to Yankees
Felix Hernandez recorded nine strikeouts over seven innings, but the offense wasted seemingly endless opportunities and the Seattle Mariners lost to the New York Yankees – the team they trail …
Thu., July 20, 2017, 3:52 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Roster shakeups, lineups and starters
The Seattle Mariners (48-48) host the New York Yankees (48-45) at 7:10 p.m. in the first of a four-game series at Safeco Field.
UPDATED: Sat., July 15, 2017, 10:03 p.m.
Nelson Cruz, Kyle Seager go deep as Mariners edge Chicago White Sox 4-3
Nelson Cruz’s two-run homer in the sixth inning provided the Mariners with a 4-3 lead, which the bullpen protected over the final 12 outs against the Chicago White Sox at …
Wed., July 12, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
Seattle Mariners find themselves in awkward spot entering second half of season
Trying to define who the Seattle Mariners are heading into the second half of the season is going to be a challenge that leaves the club in a difficult spot.
UPDATED: Sun., July 9, 2017, 6:07 p.m.
Felix Hernandez, bullpen dominate in Mariners’ 4-0 win over Oakland Athletics
Felix Hernandez pitched six shutout innings and the Seattle bullpen followed with three hitless innings as the Mariners defeated the Oakland Athletics 4-0 on Sunday at Safeco Field.
Wed., July 5, 2017, 11:55 a.m.
Mariners Noon Number: The King is giving up a lot of contact
Felix Hernandez walked four and allowed two home runs and the Seattle Mariners lost to the Kansas City Royals 7-3 on Tuesday.
UPDATED: Tue., July 4, 2017, 8:15 p.m.
Royals provide early fireworks against Felix Hernandez in win over Mariners
Whit Merrifield hit the first pitch of the game from Felix Hernandez for his seventh home run, Mike Moustakas added his 24th homer of the season, and the Kansas City …
Sat., June 24, 2017, noon
Mariners Noon Number: King Felix resumes his rightful throne
Felix Hernandez struck out six over six innings and allowed three runs on eight his and one walk to lead the Seattle Mariners over the A.L. West-leading Houston Astros 13-3 …
Fri., June 23, 2017, 11:30 p.m.
Mariners Log: Felix earns win in return from disabled list
Felix Hernandez returned from the disabled list with a “W” and the offense kept humming as the Seattle Mariners crushed the Houston Astros 13-3 in the first of a three-game …