Felix Hernandez

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Sweeny: Grand Lineup? Yankees Fans Don’t Think So, But Girardi Has His Reasons

Lineup questions are all the rage these days. It seems unfathomable to many fans that Joe Girardi would bat his leading home run (and strikeout) man in the leadoff spot.


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A-Rod’s Hand Looking ‘A-OK’ After Latest X-Ray

An X-ray taken Thursday gave the Yankees third baseman reason to believe he’s right on target.


Freddy Garcia, Yankees

Freddy Steady, Yankees Back On Track

The Yankees defeated the Mariners 6-2 on Sunday, before heading out on a 7-game road trip.


Felix Hernandez of the Seattle Mariners leaves the mound at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

King Felix Outduels Kuroda, Yankees Shutout 1-0

Felix Hernandez silenced Yankee bats as the Mariners shutout the Yankees 1-0 on Saturday afternoon.


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Silverman: A-Rod Injury Should Not Force Yankees Off Course

There’s no reason to panic about the loss of Alex Rodriguez to a broken hand.


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Nightmare Game For A-Rod: Yankees Star Ks For 2,000th Time, Breaks Hand In Next At-Bat

It doesn’t get much worse than this for a Major League Baseball star. Insult, then injury.


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Yankees Fall To Mariners, Suffer Double Loss With A-Rod To DL

Even as Alex Rodriguez writhed on the ground in pain, he didn’t believe his left hand was fractured. Turns out A-Rod was wrong, and now the Yankees will be without another of their star players.


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Ibanez Blast Off King Felix The Difference As Yankees Top Mariners In Opener

Raul Ibanez hit a go-ahead, three-run homer off former Seattle teammate Felix Hernandez with two outs in the sixth inning, Robinson Cano had four hits and the New York Yankees overcame a home run by Jesus Montero to beat the Mariners 6-2 Friday night.


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Yankees End Reign, Finally Solve King Felix Out West

For the past couple of seasons, the one pitcher who could consistently stifle the Yankees was Seattle ace Felix Hernandez. That run came to an abrupt end Monday night.


Russell Martin #55 of the New York Yankees holds up the ball after tagging out Josh Bard #3 of the Seattle Mariners in the fifth inning on July 27, 2011 at Yankee Stadium. (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Mariners Snap 17-Game Skid With Rout Of Yankees

Felix Hernandez pitched seven innings for his third straight win in the Bronx. Ichiro Suzuki had four hits and Dustin Ackley tripled among his three hits as the Mariners ended their interminable streak with a 9-2 win over the Yankees on Wednesday.


Seattle Mariners catcher Miguel Olivo, left, tags New York Yankees' Alex Rodriguez on a strike out in the seventh inning of a baseball game Saturday, May 28, 2011, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Yankees Drop 12-Inning Heartbreaker To Mariners

Adam Kennedy scored pinch-runner Luis Rodriguez with a bloop single off Mariano Rivera in the bottom of the 12th inning and the Seattle Mariners won for the ninth time in 10 games with a 5-4 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday night.


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King Felix Wins AL Cy Young Award

Felix Hernandez has been chosen the AL Cy Young Award winner.


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Bad A.J. Returns; M’s Spank Yanks

Felix Hernandez watched with delight as Russell Branyan’s drive in the first inning landed in the New York Yankees’ bullpen for a three-run homer — and some rare run support.


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Yankees Pressing For 4th Straight Win

The New York Yankees have never been swept in a three-game series at their new ballpark. The Seattle Mariners were nearly the first to accomplish that feat in their last visit to the Bronx.