MLB's growing 'red flag' issue
February, 11, 2013
By Buster Olney | ESPN Insider
AP Photo/Ted S. WarrenSeattle wants to lock up King Felix, but they also want to be protected regarding his health.
VIERA, Fla. -- The Mariners worship at the throne of Felix Hernandez, because for them, he is The King, the centerpiece of their franchise. There's nothing more they want than for Hernandez to thrive, and for this, they'll pay him, happily.