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Marlins' Dee Gordon Hits Magical Lead-Off Homer In First Game Since Fernandez's Death

In the Miami Marlins’ first game since star pitcher Jose Fernandez was killed in a weekend boating accident, second baseman Dee Gordon stepped up to the plate wearing his fallen teammate’s jersey and crushed a lead-off home run ? his first of the season. Tears streamed down Gordon’s face as he rounded the bases. As he crossed home plate, Gordon gestured to the sky before returning to the dugout, where his teammates ? each wearing Fernandez’s now-retired No.
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