King Felix returns. . . May 15, 2007Posted by Administrator in Sports.
. .and the M’s drop an 11-3 bomb on the Anaheim Angels, cutting the Angel’s lead in the West to 1 game over the Mariners.
Hernandez only lasted 3.2 innings, throwing a carefully monitored 78 pitches, 7 hits and 3 earned runs. Sean White relieved for for 4.1 innings to earn the win. Offensively, Ichiro went 5-5 with one RBI. Hargrove is apparently certain to bring Felix back slowly, betting on a slowly increasing workload paying dividends of increased wins later in the season.
With King Felix back, the Mariners’ hopes of remaining in contention for the AL West look quite a bit brighter.