Early this morning, sources have begun to emerge that terrific ace pitcher Jose Fernandez, 24, of the Miami Marlins was killed in a boating accident.
Horrific news to report this morning, multiple people inform me that Marlins' pitcher Jose Fernandez was killed in a boating accident.
— Andy Slater (@AndySlater) September 25, 2016
While this is still fresh and the details are still coming out, it has been confirmed by multiple sources, including the Marlins. Today’s Marlins game against the Braves has been cancelled as everyone begins to cope with this absolutely tragic news. RIP, Jose.