Felix Hernandez thrilled ans on August 15 withthe Mariners frst perect game. He was dominant as he struck out 12 inhis 1-0 gem against theTampa Bay Rays. On theollowing pages, we look back at that remarkableeat through photos and statistical acts. We hope you enjoy reliving thishistorical perormance.
The perect game was the 23rd inMajor League history, the 14th theAmerican League, and the rst inMariners history (5,700th game inclub history including postseason).
The last Mariners starting pitcherto record a no-hitter was ChrisBosio on April 22, 1993 vs the RedSox at the Kingdome…Felix’sperecto was the 3rd individualno-hitter in club history (Bosio andRandy Johnson) and the 4th overall(1 combined no-hitter).
The previous closet the Marinershave come to a perect game wason April 20, 1990 when BrianHolman had a perecto through8.2 innings at Oakland beore KenPhelps hit a pinch-hit home run.