Felix Hernandez probably wasn’t expecting a shower during a sunny day in Peoria.
During the inning change in the fifth, “The King” was greeting others around the first base dugout when Texas Rangers second baseman (and former Spokane Indians) Rougned Odor playfully doused the Mariners’ ace with a cup of water.
The two were teammates on the Venezuelan World Baseball Classic squad.
On his way to the Mariners’ clubhouse to towel off, Hernandez made one extra stop – the Rangers’ clubhouse.
“He only got me a little bit,” Hernandez told the Associated Press. “And that’s OK. I’ve got his phone.”
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