MLB pitcher known as "King Felix," who won the AL Cy Young Award in 2010 with the Seattle Mariners.
He was signed by the Mariners in 2002 as an undrafted free agent.
On August 15, 2012, he entered the MLB record books when he became the twenty-third pitcher to throw a perfect game.
He had his first child, Mia, with his wife Sandra in 2005. They later welcomed a son named Jeremy.
He played alongside Ichiro Suzuki on the Seattle Mariners.