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Hernandez, Young are finalists in Players Choice Awards

Mariners pitchers Felix Hernandez and Chris Young are finalists in separate categories for the Players Choice Awards, which are presented annually by the players’ association. Hernandez is a candidate for the American League’s Most Outstanding Pitcher along with Cleveland’s Corey Kluber and Chicago’s Chris Sale. Young joins two Detroit players, J.D. Martinez and Victor Martinez, as finalists for the AL’s Comeback Player of the year award. The winners will be announced Nov. 3 on MLB Network. Other awards: *AL Outstanding Player: Jose Altuve, Houston; Victor Martinez, Detroit; and...
Hernandez cited as favorite for AL Cy Young Award

Hernandez cited as favorite for AL Cy Young Award

Mariners ace Felix Hernandez is the betting favorite to win the American League Cy Young Award, according to Bovada.lv, an online gaming site. Bovada installed Hernandez as a 2/3 favorite with Cleveland right-hander Corey Kluber as next in line at 11/10. Hernandez improved to 15-6 and won the AL ERA crown at 2.14 after pitching 5 1/3 scoreless innings Sunday in a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels in the Mariners’ final game of the season. Kluber finished at 18-9 with a 2.44 ERA. The Cy Young Award is determined by a panel of 30 members of the Baseball … Read more »

Several Mariners in contention for major MLB awards

Mariners ace Felix Hernandez appears to be set to win his second Cy Young Award of his career, finishing his 2014 strong with a league-best 2.14 ERA — the best mark in his 10 years of pro baseball. King Felix’s numbers this season were breathtaking. Aside from maybe a handful of shaky starts — and […]
Mariners notebook: Hernandez nabs AL ERA crown

Mariners notebook: Hernandez nabs AL ERA crown

SEATTLE — Felix Hernandez claimed a nice consolation prize Sunday amid the disappointment of the Mariners falling short in the bid to reach postseason. Hernandez won the American League’s ERA crown by pitching 5 1/3 scoreless innings in a 4-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels at Safeco Field. His reaction? “Good.” Nothing more. Hernandez finished with a career-best 2.14 ERA while going 15-6 in his 34 starts. That allowed him to slip past Chicago lefty Chris Sale, who compiled a 2.17 ERA. It marks the second ERA crown in Hernandez’s 10-year career. He also won it in 2010, when he...
Tacoma News-Tribune Sep 28, 2014

Mariners notebook: King Felix earns AL ERA crown

Felix Hernandez passes Chicago White Sox left hander Chris Sale by pitching 51/3 scoreless innings and allowing just one hit in the Seattle Mariners season-ending 4-1 victory against the Los…

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