Felix Hernandez's son threw a Father's Day first pitch in a full Mariners uniform
Three years ago, the Mariners celebrated Father's Day with a special ceremonial first pitch, delivered by kids of players on the roster that afternoon. One of those children was Jeremy Hernandez, Felix Hernandez's eldest son. He looked good:
Fast-forward to the present day, and an older Lil' King Felix took the Safeco Field mound for another Father's Day pitch before the Mariners' 9-3 loss to the Red Sox on Sunday afternoon. This time, he was wearing a full Mariners uniform, just like his dad.
The royal lineage. 👑 pic.twitter.com/WMEkjroQTX- Mariners (@Mariners) June 17, 2018
No solid father-son moment is without an elaborate secret handshake:
They even have their own secret handshake. pic.twitter.com/Nff7E0LMPP- Mariners (@Mariners) June 17, 2018
The kid's got some composure up there on the mound, and it isn't hard to see where that came from ...