- Tom Haberstroh, ESPN Staff Writer
How Felix became King Felix
Is there a better pitcher in baseball than Felix Hernandez right now? For perspective, King Felix has given up as many earned runs in his past five starts (3) as Matt Garza allowed in the third inning of Thursday's game against the Rockies. There's an excellent chance he will continue his run Sunday against the Diamondbacks. What's been the difference? His slider.