Jose Fernandez Wrote These Heartbreaking Last Words To His Pregnant Girlfriend Right Before He Died

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However, Fernandez wouldn’t need a fifth attempt and in 2008 he and his family settled in Tampa, Florida. Shortly after, he began playing baseball at his local high school, where he caught the eye of Miami Marlins scouts.

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In 2011 the Marlins signed Fernandez for a staggering $2 million and he soon began pitching in the minor league. Within two years, Fernandez made his MLB debut and this promising start led to him winning multiple Rookie of the Year awards.

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