BOSTON – Seattle Mariners veteran Felix Hernandez grew to become the 36th thrower of the most important league with 2,500 batted in profession, Saturday within the second spherical Saturday in opposition to the Boston Pink Sox.
The correct-hander, 33, recruited rookie Michael Chavis searching for a fastball to achieve the 92 mph mark. He’s the fourth lively pitcher to achieve the purpose, behind the Yankees' CC Sabathia, Houston's Justin Verlander and Washington's Max de Scherzer.
Hernandez added one other setback to the sport – his third of the match – earlier than his victory. pursued by the Pink Sox after giving seven factors in six hits and three targets in simply two-thirds inning.
At 33 years and 33 days, King Felix is the sixth youngest to achieve 2,500 factors. Dam barrages, adopted by Nolan Ryan (31.101), Walter Johnson (31.197), Pedro Martinez (32.221), Tom Seaver (32.287) and Bert Blyleven (33.000).
The Related Press contributed to the writing of this report.