A’s Catcher Gets Gift From Felix Hernandez, Breaks Up His No-Hitter

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John Jaso #5 of the Oakland Athletics. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

John Jaso #5 of the Oakland Athletics. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

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OAKLAND (CBS Sports) – Seattle Mariners ace Felix Hernandez threw a perfect game against the Tampa Bay Rays. His catcher for the game was John Jaso.

Now with the Oakland Athletics, Jaso received a gift prior to Monday evening’s opening day game against his former teammates: A Rolex watch from Hernandez as a “thank you.”

Jaso repaid Hernandez by getting the A’s first hit of the night, which was a double with one out in the fourth inning.

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