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This originally ran in August 2012; updated for Felix's birthday.

2005: Felix Hernandez debuts, pitches 84 innings, loses rookie eligiblity.

2006: Justin Verlander wins the Rookie of the Year award. He is 38 months older than Felix Hernandez.

2007: Dustin Pedroia wins the ROY award. He is 30 months older than Felix Hernandez. (Brian Bannister finishes third. He is 61 months older.)

2008: Alexei Ramirez finishes second in ROY voting. He is 55 months older than Felix Hernandez. (Jacoby Ellsbury finishes third; he is 31 months older.)

2009: Andrew Bailey wins the ROY award. He is 23 months older than Felix Hernandez.

2010: Danny Valencia finishes third in ROY voting. He is 19 months older than Felix Hernandez.

2011: Mark Trumbo finishes second in ROY voting. He is three months older than Felix Hernandez.

2012: Yoenis Cespedes finishes second in ROY voting. He is six months older than Felix Hernandez.

2013: David Lough finishes eighth in ROY voting. He is three months older than Felix Hernandez.

2014: Matt Shoemaker finishes second in ROY voting. He is five months… younger than Felix Hernandez. Argh.

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LynchMob
8/16
Reminds me that in 1989, Ken Griffey Jr finished 3rd on ROY voting ... then in 1995 Marty Cordova won the ROY, and he is 4 months older than KGJ ...
eddiewinslow
8/17
Zack Cozart is 6 months older than Felix, and will likely place in the top 5 this year in the NL. Todd Frazier is 2 months older than Felix, and may win the NL ROY this year.
jfranco77
4/09
has Bryce Harper faced a pitcher older than him yet?
Michael
4/09
No, he has not yet. In particular, Jose Fernandez in four months older than Harper is.
BrettLarter
4/09
I remember hearing that Taijuan Walker and Brandon Finnegan were the only pitchers who could have done it this year, but the Nationals don't face either team.
Michael
4/09
There are several pitchers younger than Harper is now, but most are in the American League. For example, Toronto had two very young relievers made its opening day roster.
70Glove
4/10
Yo, I wrote way too many words about this. http://www.baseballessential.com/news/2015/03/25/predicting-the-end-of-the-best-bryce-harper-fun-fact/
Michael
4/12
Thanks!