Seattle Mariners, Felix Hernandez finalize huge contract

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

After hemming and hawing for a few days, the Seattle Mariners and ace right-hander Felix Hernandez have reportedly finalized the seven-year, $175 million contract the two sides essentially agreed to last week. Over the weekend it was reported that the deal was being held up because of concerns about the ...

Seattle Mariners: King Felix extension on hold due to elbow issues?

Sunday, February 10th, 2013

The Internet exploded when it was reported last week that the Seattle Mariners were about to sign pitcher Felix Hernandez to a seven-year, $175 million deal. Though the reported deal IS huge, there's no denying that Hernandez has been a workhorse and the team needs him if they're ever going ...

Justin Verlander, Felix Hernandez Dominating AL Cy Young Chase

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander had possibly his worst start of the season Tuesday night, giving up seven earned runs on ten hits. He ended up with a no-decision in a 9-8 Tigers loss. The bad outing might have swung the race for the 2012 American League Cy Young Award ...

Justin Verlander Is The American League’s Best Pitcher

Sunday, June 19th, 2011

Yeah, I said it. And I'm sticking by it. Detroit Tigers ace Justin Verlander went out yesterday and proved, once again, that he is the best pitcher in the American League. Verlander didn't have his best stuff and admitted "This start wasn't that great," but he still managed to toss his ...

The Seattle Mariners May Have To Trade Felix Hernandez

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

The Seattle Mariners have started the year 5-11 and a turnaround doesn't look to be coming in the near future. With an inept offense and a pitching staff that currently ranks 25th in ERA (4.89) it could be a long season in the Pacific Northwest. With that in mind, conventional wisdom ...

Rachel Nichols Picture and Today’s Links

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

Rachel Nichols (no, not that one) is in the upcoming GI Joe movie, which looks like crap, but hey whatever. I'm sure that suit is tactical and not tight for no reason. Fedor signed with Strikeforce! Snap! - Fanhouse I'd like to think it would have been the Padres that would have ...