Obviously, yesterday’s press conference/celebration at Safeco Field where Felix Hernandez signed his contract extension was very emotional. You can watch videos of it here.
TNT columnist John McGrath wrote a great column on the signing.
From his column …
Guaranteed the most money ever paid to a baseball pitcher, King Felix figured to show up for his contract-signing press conference Wednesday with his big shoulders back and his regal smile fit for a portrait pose. Instead, the King was moved to tears.
Uh, Felix? There’s no crying in baseball, not when lucrative contracts are