What's buzzing:

Hernandez expected back Sunday

AP - Sports
Hernandez expected back Sunday

View photo

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws a bullpen session before a baseball game against the Detroit Tigers in Detroit, Monday, Sept. 16, 2013. (Paul Sancya)

DETROIT (AP) -- Felix Hernandez is expected to start Seattle's game Sunday against the Los Angeles Angels after being sidelined with an oblique strain.

Hernandez threw a bullpen session Thursday in Detroit. He has not pitched since Sept. 2.

Hernandez also threw a bullpen session Monday, but the Mariners decided not to rush their ace back during the series against the Tigers.

The 27-year-old right-hander is 12-9 with a 3.01 ERA this year.

Win cash prizes, pick a fantasy roster for just one day, join in minutes!

Learn how to play

Contest Entries Entry Fee Prizes Starts (EDT)
NFL $5K Tournament [Single Entry] 2676/2841 $2 $5000 In 7 minutes Enter
NFL $10K Tournament [Single Entry] 2103/2272 $5 $10000 In 7 minutes Enter
NBA $20K Tournament [$2K to 1st] 397/4545 $5 $20000 Tomorrow 7:00 PM Enter
View Comments (0)