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Hernandez tosses perfect game in Seattle’s 1-0 win

August 15, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

SEATTLE King Felix now has a crowning achievement. Felix Hernandez pitched the Seattle Mariners’ first perfect game and the 23rd in baseball history, overpowering the Tampa Bay Rays in a brilliant 1-0 victory Wednesday. Continue Reading

Picture perfect: Humber savors historic gem

April 22, 2012 in West Central Tribune

SEATTLE (AP) His jersey soaked, his postgame interviews done, Phil Humber took a little walk at empty Safeco Field.

It was about 45 minutes after his final pitch. The Chicago White Sox righty emerged from the dugout and strolled alone toward the left-field fence, where the totals were still showing on the hand-operated scoreboard.

All zeros. Continue Reading

White Sox’s Humber tosses perfect game

April 21, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

SEATTLE Phil Humber had Tommy John surgery before his career even started. He bounced around a bit as he tried to make it in the major leagues. Now, well, Humber is just perfect. Continue Reading