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Career W-L
120-88
 
Career ERA
3.12
Name  Felix Hernandez
Born  4/8/1986
Height  6-3
Weight  230
Number  34
Position  SP
Bats  R
Throws  R
Hot6/29/2014 6:55:00 PM
Description: Seattle right-hander Felix Hernandez permitted just one hit over eight shutout innings Sunday against Cleveland.
Insight: Hernandez (10-2, 2.10 ERA) has gone 6-1 with a 1.30 ERA, a 0.75 WHIP and a 77/10 K/BB in 69 innings over his last nine starts. He's tied with Masahiro Tanaka for the lowest ERA in the AL.
 
Hot6/8/2014 4:54:00 PM
Description: Seattle right-hander Felix Hernandez boosted his Cy Young candidacy with a strong showing Sunday against the Rays.
Insight: Hernandez (8-1, 2.39 ERA) fanned a career-high 15 hitters over seven shutout innings. The Mariners didn't score until the ninth, leaving Hernandez with a no-decision. He's now the league-leader in strikeouts with 106 K's in 98 innings pitched.
 
Hot4/5/2014 8:05:00 PM
Description: Mariners starter Felix Hernandez came close to his 10th career shutout Saturday at Oakland but he gave up a solo homer to Jed Lowrie in the ninth.
Insight: The M's removed Hernandez after that and he finished with 8 1/3 frames, eight strikeouts, one walk and six hits allowed in a 3-1 win. He has given up three earned runs and posted a 19/2 K/BB in his first 14 1/3 innings this season.
 
9/22/2013 7:49:00 PM
Description: Seattle ace Felix Hernandez (oblique) struck out 10 over four innings Sunday against the Angels in his first start since Sept. 2.
Insight: Hernandez has been out for three weeks with a strained oblique. He threw 93 pitches in his return to the mound Sunday, which explains why he left after four innings. He'll make one more start this season.
 
9/19/2013 2:44:00 PM
Description: The plan is for Seattle ace Felix Hernandez (oblique) to start Sunday against the Angels, according to Greg Johns of MLB.com.
Insight: Hernandez' oblique strain has popped up at the worst time for fantasy owners. He hasn't started since Sept. 2.
 
9/16/2013 8:27:00 PM
Description: Seattle righthander Felix Hernandez won't pitch Wednesday versus Detroit.
Insight: Hisashi Iwakuma (12-6, 2.87 ERA) will get the start in his place. Hernandez has now been sidelined two weeks because of an oblique injury. According to MLB.com's Greg Johns, the earliest we'd see Hernandez back would be Saturday or Sunday against the Angels.
 
9/13/2013 9:57:00 AM
Description: Mariners righthander Felix Hernandez is questionable for his next scheduled start with cramping in his lower back.
Insight: This comes after Hernandez had his start Sunday pushed back to Wednesday. He's hoping to throw a bullpen session this weekend. His last start was Sept. 2.
 
9/9/2013 8:19:00 PM
Description: Mariners righthander Felix Hernandez won't be able to make his scheduled start Wednesday against Houston. He's still feeling the effects of an oblique injury. SOURCE: Greg Johns, MLB.com
Insight: This comes after Hernandez had his start Sunday pushed back to Wednesday. He's hoping to throw a bullpen session this weekend.
 
Cold9/5/2013 7:42:00 PM
Description: Seattle righthander Felix Hernandez was supposed to start Sunday versus Tampa Bay but now he's been moved back to Wednesday against Houston.
Insight: Hernandez (12-9, 3.01 ERA) experienced cramping in his lower back Monday versus Kansas City. After a Cy Young caliber first half, Hernandez hasn't been up to snuff since the All-Star break (2-5, 4.20 in nine appearances).
 
9/2/2013 6:09:00 PM
Description: The Mariners pulled Felix Hernandez from Monday's start in the seventh inning due to a muscle spasm in his "side" area, according to Geoff Baker of the Seattle Times.
Insight: Hernandez gave up six hits and three runs over 6 2/3 innings Monday against the Royals in his first start since allowing eight earned runs against the Rangers. The move to take him out was precautionary and he isn't expected to miss a start.
 
Cold8/28/2013 10:48:00 PM
Description: The Rangers massacred M's starter Felix Hernandez on Wednesday.
Insight: We haven't seen King Felix get knocked around like this in a while, though he does tend to struggle versus Texas (4-11 career record). In three innings, the former Cy Young winner allowed nine runs (eight earned) on 11 hits. Hernandez is now just 1-4 with a 7.00 ERA in his last five outings.
 
Hot8/11/2013 7:08:00 PM
Description: Seattle righthander Felix Hernandez was dominant in a win over the Brewers Sunday at Safeco Field.
Insight: In some ways, Hernandez is actually having a better year this year than he did when he won the Cy Young Award in 2010. His ERA is almost identical (2.28 this season, 2.27 in 2010), his strikeouts per nine innings is higher (9.22 this season, 8.36 in 2010) and he's on pace for 17 victories, which is four more than Hernandez recorded in 2010. King Felix will have a chance to add to his Cy Young resume next time out against Texas.
 
Hot8/1/2013 10:30:00 PM
Description: Mariners ace Felix Hernandez looked to have a win locked down Thursday at Boston -- he threw seven innings, struck out eight, allowed one run on six hits and left with a 7-1 lead -- but the Red Sox scored one in the eighth and six runs in the ninth to shock Seattle.
Insight: King Felix was coming off a start in which he gave up one run and struck out 11 over nine innings but took a no decision. He still hasn't lost since May and is 11-4 with a 2.30 ERA and a 1.06 WHIP, but this one is tough to stomach.
 
Hot7/14/2013 10:15:00 AM
Description: Mariners ace Felix Hernandez held the Angels scoreless on seven hits over eight innings Saturday night to pick up his 10th win.
Insight: Hernandez won just six games prior to the All-Star break last year. He has gone 10-4 with a 2.53 ERA, a 1.10 WHIP and a 140/26 K/BB in 138 2/3 innings in 2013.
 
6/26/2013 9:35:00 PM
Description: M's starter Felix Hernandez fanned 11 Pirates Wednesday in a no-decision.
Insight: It's his second double-digit strikeout game of the season. In two starts versus Pittsburgh this year, King Felix is 1-0 with a 1.80 ERA. His next start is scheduled for Wednesday against Texas.
 
6/16/2013 9:07:00 AM
Description: Seattle starter Felix Hernandez won his third straight decision Saturday against the Athletics.
Insight: Hernandez struck out eight and allowed five hits and no runs over seven innings. The right-hander is 8-4 with a 2.32 ERA and a 110/20 K/BB in 104 2/3 innings.
 
5/30/2013 6:48:00 PM
Description: Seattle starter Felix Hernandez got back in the win column Thursday against San Diego.
Insight: King Felix surrendered just one run in eight innings. Hernandez's ERA (2.38) is the fourth-lowest in the American League.
 
Hot5/15/2013 8:38:00 PM
Description: Mariners ace Felix Hernandez left his start Tuesday against the Yankees early due to a back injury but manager Eric Wedge said Wednesday that the right-hander is "feeling good."
Insight: Hernandez is 5-2 with a 1.53 ERA, a 0.93 WHIP and a 64/10 K/BB in 64 2/3 innings, so any injury would be catastrophic for fantasy owners, but he appears to be OK.
 
Hot5/8/2013 10:21:00 PM
Description: Mariners ace Felix Hernandez needed just 97 pitches to breeze through eight innings of one-run ball Wednesday against the Pirates.
Insight: Hernandez (5-2, 1.53 ERA, 0.90 WHIP) has taken his game to new heights this season, walking just eight batters in 58 2/3 innings and getting hitters to swing and miss at a career-high rate.
 
Hot5/3/2013 10:21:00 PM
Description: Mariners ace Felix Hernandez fired eight scoreless frames Friday in a win over the Blue Jays.
Insight: Hernandez (4-2, 1.60 ERA) has pitched at least six innings in every start this year. Opponents are hitting just .212 against him.