Félix Abraham Hernández García, nicknamed “King Félix”, is a Venezuelan professional baseball starting pitcher for the Seattle Mariners of Major League Baseball . He made his MLB debut in 2005. On August 15, 2012, he threw the 23rd perfect game in Major League Baseball history against the Tampa Bay Rays in a 1–0 victory at Safeco Field. It was also the first perfect game in Seattle Mariners franchise history.
April 23, 2016 – Add another club record to the resume of Felix Hernandez. The Mariners ace became the organization’s all-time strikeout leader, surpassing the 2,162 held by Randy Johnson.