Know About Felix Hernandez; Perfect Game, Age, Wife, House, Net Worth

Published Date: 27 Sep, 2019 Updated date: 27 Sep, 2019 By Celebs Podium

At the age of 27, Felix Hernandez became successful in throwing the 23rd perfect game in MLB history in 2012. The player whose net worth is about to touch three million dollar figures resides in over a three million lavish house with wife and kids.

Venezuelan-American professional baseball pitcher Felix Hernandez plays for the MLB team, Seattle Mariners. He is the recipient of the 2009 MLB wins leader including the All-Star honors in 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.

Felix Hernandez Bio & Family

The player was born as Felix Abraham Graham Hernández Garcia on 8 April 1986 in Valencia, Venezuela. His parents, Felix Hernandez Sr. and Mirian Hernandez raised him and his older brother, Moises. Post his high school graduation; he got a fortune to settle for a professional contract.

Felix stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.93 m) and weighs around 102 kg.

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Career & Net Worth

The 33-year-old has a soaring net worth of $90 million. He has been able to collect such massive net worth from his professional career with Mariners since 2005. Right after an injury, he got a privilege to be involved with Mariner‘s active roaster after making a debut on 4 August 2005, in a 3–1 loss in a road game against the Detroit Tigers.

Felix Hernandez playing stats (Picture: Baseball-Reference)

Before the 2009 season, he and the team signed a one year contract worth $3.8 million. A year later, he got his contract extension of a five year worth $78 million on 21 January 2010. He threw the 23rd perfect game in MLB history against the Tampa Bay Rays in a 1-0 lead at Safeco Field on 15 August 2012. For a fact, it became the first perfect game in Mariners franchise history. The very next season, he and Mariner’s agreed upon a colossal $175 million for seven years on 13 February 2013.

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Who Is Felix Wife?

Apart from a perfect game, Felix relishes great matrimony with wife Sandra Hernandez. The pair have always chosen their personal life to be away from the media spotlight, but there are maximum Instagram shots posted by Felix that define the couple’s goal.

Felix Hernandez with wife Sandra at Downtown, Boston on 12 May 2019 (Picture: Felix’s Instagram)

The pair shares two children; a daughter, Mia and a son named Jeremy Hernandez. Together the family resides in a lavish house worth $3.2 million in Bellevue, WA. The house consists of five-bed, four-bath, in 5,040 square feet area.

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Some Interesting Facts About Felix Hernandez

  • Felix is nicknamed as King Felix.
  • At the age of 14, he was first spotted by Luis Fuenmayor; a part-time Mariners scout saw him pitching in a tournament near Maracaibo, Venezuela.
  • The Mariners director of international operations Bob Engle signed him as a nondrafted free agent on 4 July 2002.
  • He became the youngest pitched at 19 years, 118 days; he was the youngest pitcher to appear in the major leagues after Jose Rijo in 1984.
  • Felix was given jersey number 34, previously worn by Freddy Gracia who went to the Chicago White Sox in a trade deal.
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