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OT: Marlins star pitcher Fernandez dies in boating accident....

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OT: Marlins star pitcher Fernandez dies in boating accident.... 

Post#1 » by Nemesis21 » Sun Sep 25, 2016 3:06 pm

http://www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/17632541/miami-marlins-ace-jose-fernandez-dies-boating-accident


Sad sad story. Today's Marlins/Braves game has been cancelled.


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Re: OT: Marlins star pitcher Fernandez dies in boating accident.... 

Post#2 » by ATL Boy » Sun Sep 25, 2016 4:44 pm

This is so terrible. Just 24 years old. RIP Jose.


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Re: OT: Marlins star pitcher Fernandez dies in boating accident.... 

Post#3 » by Ruzious » Sun Sep 25, 2016 5:13 pm

It's hard to fathom. Regards to his family, friends, and fans.
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Re: OT: Marlins star pitcher Fernandez dies in boating accident.... 

Post#4 » by JDR720 » Sun Sep 25, 2016 6:01 pm

wow. RIP, he was probably my favorite non-ATL player.

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Re: OT: Marlins star pitcher Fernandez dies in boating accident.... 

Post#5 » by HMFFL » Fri Sep 30, 2016 12:59 am

Very heartbreaking.
The impact he had on people in baseball was amazing but it's even more amazing the impact he had on his community. He united others!
I watched his teammates, coaches, and fans put their hand on the vechile yesterday on TV during my flight.
I must admit my eyes started to water.

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