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Felix HernandezTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Seattle Mariners MLB Years: 2005-2018
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PositionsP-427Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameFelix Abraham Hernandez
Height6-3Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 8,1986 [32.012]PlaceValencia,Venezuela

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2002 by the Seattle Mariners.
Signing Bonus$710,000Signing ScoutsEmilio CarrasquelService Time12.060 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2004-MLB-#30 ... 2004-SEA-#1 ... 2005-MLB-#2 ... 2005-SEA-#1
MLB DebutAugust 4,2005 [19.118]
OrganizationsSEA [16] Awards25Awards Voting11-520
TBC Player ID45414Retrosheet IDhernf002MLBAM ID433587
RelationshipsBrother of Moises Hernandez
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (26.80%) -- Fastball (22.23%) -- Changeup (21.61%) -- Curveball (16.00%) -- Slider (9.97%) -- Cutter (3.37%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 89.50 - [2017] - 90.91 - [2016] - 90.54 - [2015] - 92.10 - [2014] - 92.53 - [2013] - 92.02 - [2012] - 92.41 - [2011] - 93.35 - [2010] - 94.13
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts65Walks65Hittable66SO/BB71vsPower66Hitting0Durability59Team.490Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2003Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea34S/R17722.291174000055.0431714224737001.227.040.333.9311.953.04.778-
2003Wisconsin Timber RattlersMidwAsea-ST17001.93220000014.094313180000.865.790.641.9311.576.00--
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--S/R0722.221394000069.0522117327917001.146.780.393.5211.873.37.778-
2004Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+sea34ST18932.7416151001092.08531285261146001.218.320.492.5411.154.38.750-
2004San Antonio MissionsTexAAsea-ST18513.3010100110057.0472321321582201.197.380.473.309.102.76.833-
2004Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01442.95262511110149.013254498471728201.207.960.482.8310.373.66.778-
2005Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea-S/R19942.2519145100088.06224223481002201.256.340.314.9110.232.08.692-
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28ST19442.6712120000084.0612625523773021.006.510.532.458.223.35.5002.85
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST2012144.52313102100191.019510596236017611061.349.191.082.838.292.93.4623.91
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST211473.92303001100190.0209888320531657131.389.880.952.517.803.11.6673.75
2008Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST229113.45313102000200.2198857717801758181.398.880.763.597.852.19.4503.80
2009Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST231952.49343402100238.22008166157121717181.147.540.572.688.183.06.7923.09
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST2413122.27343406100249.21948063177023214181.066.990.612.528.363.31.5203.04
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST2514143.47333305000233.22189990196722212171.228.400.732.588.553.31.5003.13
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST261393.06333305500232.020984791456223132121.148.110.542.178.653.98.5912.84
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST2712103.04313100000204.01857469154621613031.138.150.662.039.514.70.5452.61
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST281562.14343400000236.01706856164624818050.926.480.611.759.465.39.7142.56
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST291893.53313102200201.21808079235819110091.188.031.032.598.523.29.6673.72
2016Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea0ST30007.3611000003.26330260002.1814.73--4.9114.733.00--
2016Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea34ST30101.5911000005.25111170001.067.941.591.5911.127.001.000-
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0103.8622000008.0114413130001.5010.610.962.8912.544.331.000-
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST301183.82252500000153.01387665196512260101.328.101.123.827.161.88.5794.63
2017Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea34ST31204.15330000013.096613160000.926.230.692.0811.085.331.000-
2017Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34ST31654.3616160000086.28646421726788061.298.931.772.708.103.00.5455.02
2018Seattle MarinersALMLBseaST32225.48440000021.019131358151021.278.022.113.386.331.88.5003.05
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1621163.2237937902511002519.22262100590322572923571417891.198.070.802.608.413.23.5830.26
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter33102.686353102110327.2266109981612839217401.207.280.443.5110.733.06.767-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1242.45231851000106.27631295521232201.206.410.424.3910.382.37.750-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter513.3010100110057.0472321321582201.197.380.473.309.102.76.833-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter932.7416151001092.08531285261146001.218.320.492.5411.154.38.750-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter001.93220000014.094313180000.865.790.641.9311.576.00--
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter722.611284000058.2492017226797001.287.520.313.9912.123.04.778-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1621163.2237937902511002519.22262100590322572923571417891.198.070.802.608.413.23.583-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14103.22333302100220.01978879206420512181.198.070.802.608.413.23.5830.26
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings2272.68423571110220.01787366118626211301.207.280.443.5110.733.06.759-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p2024000000000301000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p2124010001000300000.250.250.250.5001041.000.000.000.2240.0075.000.000.000.000.00
2008Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p22111100140000010001.0001.0004.0005.000412.0003.0003.0002.0240.000.000.0050.001.00100.00
2009Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p2326100000001300000.000.143.000.143007.000.000.167.10114.2942.863.000.000.000.00
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p2412000000000102000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p2527010000000200000.143.143.143.286107.200.000.000.1270.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p26333011002000100000.333.333.6671.000213.500.334.333.4190.0033.330.000.000.00100.00
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p27315100000001300000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11516.6750.003.000.000.000.00
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p28342000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p29313000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea34p3036000000000300200.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0037.500.000.000.000.00
2018Seattle MarinersALMLBseap3212000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 12 Season(s)Filter143453410170022005200.089.122.178.3008254.115.089.133.0003.7037.0410.001.8545.0050.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162513510180022306200.089.122.178.3009261.115.089.133.0003.7037.0410.001.8545.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2003Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea17P2--21--331.0001.50------2100.01.5
2004Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+sea18P16--10131-2423.9581.44------16100.011.4
2004San Antonio Missions TexAAsea18P10--613312219.8641.90------10100.07.2
2005Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea19P19--1010122120.9521.05------19100.013.2
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea19P1212841116-127271.0002.250.32-----12100.07.4
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea20P31311911625--41411.0001.320.21-----31100.019.1
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea21P30301901324123837.9741.230.19-----30100.018.5
2008Seattle MarinersALMLBsea22P31312001431144645.9781.450.23-----31100.019.1
2009Seattle MarinersALMLBsea23P34342382924135453.9811.560.22-----34100.021.0
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea24P34342491537225452.9631.530.21-----34100.021.0
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea25P33332332728245755.9651.670.24-----33100.020.4
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea26P33332321124233735.9461.060.1517770.8-33100.020.4
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27P3131204715222422.9170.710.1117577.3-31100.019.1
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea28P34342361125123736.9731.060.1520580.0-34100.021.0
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea29P31312011326224139.9511.260.1913572.2-31100.019.1
2016Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea30P1---------------1100.01.3
2016Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea30P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea30P2525153620212826.9291.040.1716480.0-25100.015.4
2017Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea31P3--11--221.0000.67------3100.02.1
2017Seattle MarinersALMLBsea31P16168647111211.9170.690.132166.7-16100.09.9
MLB Totals for P - 13 season(s)-   P37537524971773021727496479.9661.280.19852775.9-3750.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P23--1112122423.9581.00------230.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P10--613312219.8641.90------100.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P16--10131-2423.9581.44------160.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P2--21--331.0001.50------20.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2003Wisconsin Timber Rattlers MidwAsea172----------
2004Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+sea1816----------
2004San Antonio Missions TexAAsea1810----------
2005Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea1919----------
2005Seattle MarinersALMLBsea1912----------
2006Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2031----------
2007Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2130----------
2008Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2231----------
2009Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2334----------
2010Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2434----------
2011Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2533----------
2012Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2633----------
2013Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2731----------
2014Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2834----------
2015Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2931----------
2016Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea301----------
2016Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea301----------
2016Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3025----------
2017Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea313----------
2017Seattle MarinersALMLBsea3116----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2006Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB20113.86440000014.016661317201.3610.290.641.9310.935.673.86.500
2007Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB21303.96660000025.02812113318101.2410.081.081.086.486.004.321.000
2008Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB22014.43550000020.12210106219001.199.742.660.898.419.504.43.000
2009Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB23000.00000000022.0710220100.412.860.820.820.000.000.41.000
2010Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB24110.71330000012.29210712001.316.390.004.978.531.711.42.500
2011Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB25114.63330000011.217961315101.7913.110.772.3111.575.006.94.500
2012Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26323.68505000022.0171090223010.866.950.000.829.4111.504.09.600
2013Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB27112.65440000017.014551217000.947.410.531.069.008.502.65.500
2014Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB28204.73440000013.113870313201.228.780.002.038.784.335.401.000
2015Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB290310.22440000012.1131414348101.409.492.192.925.842.0010.22.000
2016San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB30024.11440000015.118870313101.3910.570.001.767.634.334.70.000
2017Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB31202.77440000013.09441114000.776.230.690.699.6914.002.771.000
2018Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB32103.6022000005.0522115001.209.001.801.809.005.003.601.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 13 yrs15123.62484350000203.718891821936174911.108.310.841.597.694.834.02.556

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2021000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2007Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2111000000000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2008Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2211000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2010Seattle MarinersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2431000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs74000000000201000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0040.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [25]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2003Minor League Short-Season All-Star Team (SP) ... Northwest League All-Star Team (RHP)2
2004Baseball America Minor League 2nd All-Star Team (SP) ... Minor League High-A All-Star Team (SP) ... Seattle Mariners Minor League Player of the Year3
2005Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Pacific Coast League All-Star (RHP) ... Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Year ... Pacific Coast League Rookie of the Year ... Seattle Mariners Minor League Player of the Year ... Triple A All-Star Team (SP)6
2008Seattle Mariners Player of the Year1
2009AL Pitcher of the Month (September) ... AL Pitcher of the Month (June) ... Major League 1st All-Star (end of season) (SP) ... Seattle Mariners Player of the Year4
2010American League Cy Young Award ... Major League 1st All-Star (end of season) (SP) ... Seattle Mariners Player of the Year3
2012AL Pitcher of the Month (August) ... American League Player of the Week (August 13-August 19) ... Major League 2nd All-Star (end of season) (SP) ... Seattle Mariners Player of the Year4
2014AL Pitcher of the Month (June) ... American League Player of the Week (June 2-June 8)2

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-09-12SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.157Team Roster on 2017-09-12
2017-08-05SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right biceps tendinitis31.119Team Roster on 2017-08-05
2017-06-22SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL31.075Team Roster on 2017-06-22
2017-06-06SPSeattle MarinersTacoma (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Tacoma (AAA) for rehab31.059Team Roster on 2017-06-06
2017-04-26SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right shoulder bursitis31.018Team Roster on 2017-04-26
2016-07-21SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.104Team Roster on 2016-07-21
2016-06-02SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right calf strain30.055Team Roster on 2016-06-02
2013-02-12SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 7-year contract for 2013-2019 ($175m) Replaces previous deal26.310Team Roster on 2013-02-12
2012-05-07SPSeattle MarinersSeattle Mariners (MLB)YActive--26.029Team Roster on 2012-05-07
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-07-11InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-06-30InjuredDisabled -- Sprained left ankle 
2007-05-15InjuredActivated from DL 
2007-04-23InjuredDisabled -- Elbow 
2002-07-04ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Mariners 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2002Seattle Mariners-16710,000-------710,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2005Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll19300,000-79445-2,189,055300,0001,010,000
2006Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll20340,000-63522212,365,072327,0001,350,000
2007Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll21420,000-53622332,459,737380,0001,770,000
2008Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll22540,000-48917462,696,252390,0002,310,000
2009Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll233,800,000-2131074++2,746,792400,0006,110,000
2010Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll247,200,000-124587++2,812,412400,00013,310,000
2011Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2511,700,000-66393++2,722,607414,00025,010,000
2012Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2619,700,000-15199++2,954,887480,00044,710,000
2013Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2720,557,143-14199++3,023,990490,00065,267,1432013-02-12 - Signed to 7-year contract for 2013-2019 ($175m) Replaces previous deal
2014Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2823,557,143-72100++3,256,497500,00088,824,286
2015Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll2924,857,14210.0661100++3,571,283507,500113,681,428
2016Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll3025,000,00011.0661100++3,498,245507,500138,681,428
2017Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll3126,000,00012.0661100++3,651,709535,000164,681,428
2018Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll3226,000,000-10199++4,360,045545,000190,681,428
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red