Seattle's Felix Hernandez pitches perfect game

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.

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, left, tags out Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Zunino homers to back Hernandez, Mariners beat White Sox 4-3
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, left, tags out Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada removes his helmet in the dugout after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Zunino homers to back Hernandez, Mariners beat White Sox 4-3
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada removes his helmet in the dugout after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada rounds the bases after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Zunino homers to back Hernandez, Mariners beat White Sox 4-3
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada rounds the bases after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Zunino homers to back Hernandez, Mariners beat White Sox 4-3
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, right, tags out Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, right, tags out Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, right, tags out Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, left, tags out Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, left, tags out Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, left, tags out Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka grounds out to Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka grounds out to Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox designated hitter Daniel Palka grounds out to Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the third inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada removes his helmet in the dugout after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada removes his helmet in the dugout after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada removes his helmet in the dugout after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez delivers during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez checks Chicago White Sox's Yolmer Sanchez at third before delivering a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez checks Chicago White Sox's Yolmer Sanchez at third before delivering a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez checks Chicago White Sox's Yolmer Sanchez at third before delivering a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Tim Anderson hits an RBI single off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Tim Anderson hits an RBI single off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Tim Anderson hits an RBI single off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. Yolmer Sanchez scored on the play. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada rounds the bases after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada rounds the bases after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Chicago White Sox's Yoan Moncada rounds the bases after hitting a home run off Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 25, 2018, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pitches against the Texas Rangers during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Segura keys 4-run 9th as Mariners rally past Rangers 6-2
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pitches against the Texas Rangers during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre (29) yells out to Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) after being hit by a pitch during the sixth inning of an baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Segura keys 4-run 9th as Mariners rally past Rangers 6-2
Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre (29) yells out to Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) after being hit by a pitch during the sixth inning of an baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) leaves the game in the sixth inning after hitting Texas Rangers Adrian Beltre with a pitch during a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) leaves the game in the sixth inning after hitting Texas Rangers Adrian Beltre with a pitch during a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) leaves the game in the sixth inning after hitting Texas Rangers Adrian Beltre with a pitch during a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre (29) yells out to Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) after being hit by a pitch during the sixth inning of an baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre (29) yells out to Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) after being hit by a pitch during the sixth inning of an baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre (29) yells out to Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) after being hit by a pitch during the sixth inning of an baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre (29) fakes a lunge toward the mound after being hit by a pitch from Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) during the sixth inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre (29) fakes a lunge toward the mound after being hit by a pitch from Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) during the sixth inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Texas Rangers' Adrian Beltre (29) fakes a lunge toward the mound after being hit by a pitch from Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) during the sixth inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pitches against the Texas Rangers during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pitches against the Texas Rangers during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pitches against the Texas Rangers during the first inning of a baseball game Friday, April 20, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Richard W. Rodriguez)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pounds his glove and yells after striking out Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Manaea, Lowrie lead A's to 2-1 win over King Felix, Mariners
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pounds his glove and yells after striking out Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Manaea, Lowrie lead A's to 2-1 win over King Felix, Mariners
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws as Oakland Athletics' Marcus Semien leads-off of first base behind during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws as Oakland Athletics' Marcus Semien leads-off of first base behind during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws as Oakland Athletics' Marcus Semien leads-off of first base behind during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. Hernandez wore No. 42 socks, honoring baseball legend Jackie Robinson. Robinson entered the major leagues on April 15, 1947. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. Hernandez wore No. 42 socks, honoring baseball legend Jackie Robinson. Robinson entered the major leagues on April 15, 1947. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. Hernandez wore No. 42 socks, honoring baseball legend Jackie Robinson. Robinson entered the major leagues on April 15, 1947. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez lets out a yell after striking out Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez lets out a yell after striking out Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez lets out a yell after striking out Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez stretches against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez stretches against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez stretches against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
<p>Only four Mariners reached base with Sean Manaea on the mound, and the A&#39;s got just enough offense to leave Seattle with a win.&#160;</p>
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Seattle Mariners fans cheer a strikeout by starting pitcher Felix Hernandez against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners fans cheer a strikeout by starting pitcher Felix Hernandez against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners fans cheer a strikeout by starting pitcher Felix Hernandez against the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pounds his fist and lets out a yell after striking out Oakland Athletics&#39; Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pounds his fist and lets out a yell after striking out Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pounds his fist and lets out a yell after striking out Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pounds his glove and yells after striking out Oakland Athletics&#39; Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pounds his glove and yells after striking out Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez pounds his glove and yells after striking out Oakland Athletics' Matt Olson to end the top of the sixth inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez throws against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning during a baseball game Sunday, April 15, 2018, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez during a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) walks to the dugout after being relieved during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) walks to the dugout after being relieved during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) walks to the dugout after being relieved during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) talks with catcher Mike Marjama (10) during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) talks with catcher Mike Marjama (10) during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez (34) talks with catcher Mike Marjama (10) during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez delivers to a Kansas City Royals batter during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez delivers to a Kansas City Royals batter during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez delivers to a Kansas City Royals batter during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Tuesday, April 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, right, stands nears the mound after giving up a three-run home run to San Francisco Giants&#39; Pablo Sandoval, rear, during the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Sandoval hits 3-run homer, Giants rout King Felix, Mariners
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, right, stands nears the mound after giving up a three-run home run to San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval, rear, during the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
<p>It had been a while since Gorkys Hernandez had homered. He went the entire 2017 without a long ball. But a productive offseason paid off when he took Felix Hernandez deep Wednesday.</p>
Healthy and bulked up, Gorkys Hernandez starts homer parade in win over Mariners

It had been a while since Gorkys Hernandez had homered. He went the entire 2017 without a long ball. But a productive offseason paid off when he took Felix Hernandez deep Wednesday.

<p>SAN FRANCISCO - Pablo Sandoval was a bundle of confidence as first pitch approached Wednesday. As he walked out of the clubhouse, he pointed out to a couple of reporters that he had two career homers against Felix Hernandez. Later, he dripped some of that swag on Andrew McCutchen.&#160;</p><p>&quot;I&#39;m not gonna lie,&quot; McCutchen said after a 10-1 win over the Mariners. &quot;He called it. He&#160;said he would hit a homer.&quot;</p>
Hernandez kicks off homer parade in win over Mariners

SAN FRANCISCO - Pablo Sandoval was a bundle of confidence as first pitch approached Wednesday. As he walked out of the clubhouse, he pointed out to a couple of reporters that he had two career homers against Felix Hernandez. Later, he dripped some of that swag on Andrew McCutchen. 

"I'm not gonna lie," McCutchen said after a 10-1 win over the Mariners. "He called it. He said he would hit a homer."

Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, right, stands nears the mound after giving up a three-run home run to San Francisco Giants&#39; Pablo Sandoval, rear, during the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, right, stands nears the mound after giving up a three-run home run to San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval, rear, during the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, right, stands nears the mound after giving up a three-run home run to San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval, rear, during the fifth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
San Francisco Giants&#39; Brandon Belt, right, scores on a wild pitch by Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, left, during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt, right, scores on a wild pitch by Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, left, during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
San Francisco Giants' Brandon Belt, right, scores on a wild pitch by Seattle Mariners starting pitcher Felix Hernandez, left, during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, April 4, 2018, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

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