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Nelson Cruz and HR/LD%

Last Friday night, Nelson Cruz faced off against Felix Hernandez, and in the second inning this happened to a baseball: Your browser does not support iframes. Perhaps you might prefer: According to the ESPN Home Run Tracker, the dinger had an apex of 41 feet. Apex is defined as “the highest point reached by the […]
Via Fangraphs
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Chris Davis hits a solo homer in top of 10th as Orioles beat the Mariners, 2-1

Facing Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez, who is on a historic run of dominating hitters, wasn’t fun for Chris Davis early. The Orioles first baseman struck out in his first two at-bats against Hernandez and was hitless in three plate appearances against him Friday night. “At times it felt like he was just kind of playing around out there,” Davis said. “That’s how...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Daily SP Rankings: Friday, Jul 25

Felix Hernandez and David Price take the hill on Friday. Do your best to catch at least a piece of those games, even if it’s through some sort of game tracker. Those guys are something special. Jesse Hahn won’t be making many starts the rest of the way, but he will face the Braves on Friday. You’ve gotta like the K potential. Dallas Keuchel is struggling badly these days but...
Via Baseball Professor
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Felix Hernandez Finally Getting His Due For The Seattle Mariners

Felix Hernandez has been a prime example for several seasons of a pitcher who has been a dominant pitcher without a dominant record. This year, for the first time in a long time, the Cy Young candidate is finally sporting a win total that mirrors his dominance—and that’s nice to see. King Felix’s numbers this year are ballistic, even more so than they have been in the past...
Via Oregon Sports News
6 days ago  |  Discuss

FG On Fox: Nine Things to Know about the Best Changeup in Baseball

If the baseball season ended today, an awful lot of people would be awfully confused, and the Seattle Mariners would qualify for the playoffs. There’s no bigger reason for the Mariners’ success than Felix Hernandez, and there’s no bigger reason for Felix Hernandez’s success than his changeup. Felix featured his change as the American League’s […]
Via Fangraphs
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mariners, Rays discussing David Price trade

The Seattle Mariners, in the very competitive American League West, are reportedly considering making a big splash on the trade market. FOX Sports’ Jon Morosi reports that the Mariners are having “on going” talks with the Tampa Bay Rays centered around their ace, David Price, and the versatile Ben Zobrist as well. Mariners are having ongoing trade discussions with Rays regarding...
Via Sports-Glory
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Fantasy Baseball: 2014 Fantasy All-Stars

This week is the MLB All-Star break. After the Home Run Derby on Monday and the All-Star game on Tuesday, the players will receive a much deserved two days off before hitting the field on Friday. For fantasy owners, the All-Star break isn’t just about some fun festivities, it’s a time where owners can reflect on their team’s first half. After the All-Star break, the push for...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

This Felix Hernandez fastball, changeup GIF is awesome

It’s GIFs like these that make the hardcore baseball fans drool. Reddit user Trixstar3 created this GIF of Felix Hernandez throwing a fastball and changeup and superimposed it so you can see the movement of the two pitches at the same time. This actually came from two pitches thrown to Brandon Moss during a July […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Who Gets The Honor Of Taking The Mound At Target Field First For The AL?

Felix Hernandez is an All-Star but Should he Start? I don’t think anyone is going to argue that one way or another the Ace of the Seattle Mariner’s starting rotation in 2014, Felix Hernandez, is an All-Star.  No question about it!  Write his name in ink! But should he get to start that game? While the decision of who starts is ultimately up to the AL All-Star Team Manager,...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
26 days ago  |  Discuss

The Mariners are the hottest team that no one is talking about

Felix Hernandez – Photo Credit – Kevin Schofield   The Seattle Mariners opened up alot of eyes this past weekend by sweeping the red hot Kansas City Royals. Other teams need to start taking this Mariners team serious. After losing 5 in a row two weeks ago, they have won 7 of their past 9 to move within 6 1/2 games of 1st place in the AL West. Now, it might be more of a pipe...
Via Hot Stove MLB
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss
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