News

King Felix named AL Pitcher of the Month

King Felix named AL Pitcher of the Month

File Photo: Felix Hernandez Photo: Associated Press/Credit: Associated Press

Felix Hernandez has been named the American League Pitcher of the Month for June.

Hernandez went 3-1 with a 1.22 ERA  in 6 starts during the month. He struck out 54 batters during the month to tie for 2nd in the AL, the most strikeouts he has recorded in a month during his career.

This is the fourth monthly honor for Hernandez, who also won the award in August 2012, September 2009 and June 2009.

For the season, Hernandez is 10-2 with a 2.10 ERA and has recorded 137 strikeouts in his 18 starts.

(KPUG Newsroom)

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 31

Fresh
JACKSON

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

in Music

10 of the most memorable MTV Video Music Awards moments

mileycyrusvma

Since debuting in 1984, the MTV Video Music Awards have prided themselves on being a stage for all things hip - and often - controversial.

in Entertainment

‘Siri, can you give me a hint?’ Apple confirms September event

16-overlay14

The rumors are true: Apple will host an event Sept. 9 in San Francisco.

in Viral Videos

This is one way to get a tan

10-overlay22

It's summer and the beaches are packed - so this guy got some private sunbathing time while sky high.

in Entertainment

Netflix drug drama ‘Narcos’ blurs line between cartels, agents

11-overlay7

Not all cops are good guys and not all drug suppliers are obvious villains in the dark drug drama "Narcos," a bilingual examination of the history of cocaine smuggling in America and its most menacing supplier.