King Felix passes the Big Unit on Mariners’ all-time strikeout list

Felix Hernandez pa sed Randy Johnson atop the Mariners' all-time strikeouts list Saturday when he struck out Angels outfielder Rafael Ortega in the first inning.The 30-year-old right-hander has 2,163 strikeouts, which is 59th all time. Hernandez is ranked third amongactive players in strikeouts.MORE: Why each MLB team should panic.@RealKingFelix records his 2,163rd career strikeout, pa singRandy Johnson for most K's in #Mariners history. MarinersPR (@MarinersPR) April 24, 2016Hernandez recorded more than 200 strikeouts a seasonfrom 2009 to 2014, includinga career-high 248 strikeouts in the final year of that stretch.The Mariners grabbed an early 1-0 lead over the Angels on Leonys Martin's second-inning sacrifice fly to score Franklin Gutierrez.Hernandez Luis Tiant Jersey is 1-1 with a 1.00 ERA and 21 strikeouts so far this season and has a career mark of144-102.