Over the offseason, people wrote about the possibility of the Mariners trading Felix Hernandez, given that the team probably wasn't going to contend in 2012. People had been writing about the Mariners trading Felix for years, but last offseason was the last we'd heard of it. Until now! In 2012, the Mariners aren't contending, so here's Ken Rosenthal on the possibility of the Mariners trading Felix Hernandez!

Our official position is unchanged, literally unchanged from what it's always been. To summarize:

There is a certain logic to what you're saying, but

no

Felix is ours

and you can't have him

because Felix is ours