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Originally Published: April 12, 2006
ESPN.com

KING FELIX VS. DOC GOODEN

By John Kruk, ESPN Insider

Editor's note: Felix Hernandez will pitch on Thursday against the Indians in Cleveland (7:05 p.m. ET). He is 4-5 with a 2.62 ERA in 13 career starts, and Thursday will be his first start since he turned 20 on April 8. In 1984, Dwight Gooden was 17-9 with a 2.60 ERA as a 19-year-old rookie. He didn't turn 20 until after that season.

Felix Hernandez has more of an arsenal than Dwight Gooden did at such a young age. Doc threw ...

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