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Jose Fernandez's No. 16 to Be Worn by All Marlins Players vs. Mets

Every Miami Marlins player will wear No. 16 in Monday night's game against the New York Mets to honor Jose Fernandez, according to Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald. Fernandez died Sunday morning in a boating accident. He was 24. More to follow. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com

From a Fractured Skull to Baseball's Best Closer: 'It's a Real Miracle'

Watching on television, through the eye of the center field camera, the pitch looks unhittable. Standing at home plate, with a bat in your hands, it looks just about the same. "A devastating pitch," Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria said. Show More Summary

MLB Power Rankings: Where All 30 Teams Stand with 1 Week to Go

We've arrived at the final week of the 2016 MLB regular season. Baseball feels unimportant after the news early Sunday morning that Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez had died in a boating accident, but the pennant push continues on. The...Show More Summary

B/R MLB 300: Ranking the Top 25 Shortstops of 2016

After a stop at second base, the B/R MLB 300 will now go to the left side of the infield and check in with the top shortstops in Major League Baseball. As with first base and second base, the list ahead features the names of 25 shortstops. Show More Summary

Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: Top 10 Pickups for Week 26

Fantasy baseball's finish line is well in sight. One week remains on MLB's schedule. Although keep in mind that any tiebreaker game—a real possibility in both leagues' wild-card races—classifies as a regular-season contest. As a result,...Show More Summary

MLB Playoff Picture 2016: Bracket, Odds, Wild-Card Standings Entering Last Week

With just over one week left in the long slog that is the MLB regular season, the playoff pictures in both leagues are becoming clearer with each passing day. Each of the six division races is all but over, but teams in both the American...Show More Summary

NL West Champion LA Dodgers Hope Resilience, Momentum Carry over to October

The 2016 season has not gone according to script for the Los Angeles Dodgers. On Sunday afternoon, though, all the punch-up artists in Hollywood couldn't have written it any better. With their magic number whittled to one, the Dodgers defeated the Colorado Rockies 4-3 in 10 innings. Show More Summary

Dodgers Clinch NL West: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

The Los Angeles Dodgers are National League West champions for the fourth consecutive season. They clinched the division crown in dramatic fashion Sunday, as second baseman Charlie Culberson hit a walk-off home run in the 10th inning to send them to a 4-3 victory over the Colorado Rockies. Show More Summary

Sports World Reacts to Jose Fernandez's Death in Boating Accident

Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was one of three people declared dead Sunday after a boating accident. He was 24. "The Miami Marlins organization is devastated by the tragic loss of Jose Fernandez," a team statement said. "Our thoughts...Show More Summary

ESPN's Eduardo Perez Gives Emotional on-Air Tribute to Jose Fernandez

Sunday morning brought the news of Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez's death in a boating accident. While the news came as a shock to everyone, those who knew the 24-year-old were especially saddened. That held true for ESPN analyst...Show More Summary

NL East-Clinching Nationals Face Steep NL Playoff Climb with Battered Roster

The Washington Nationals are your 2016 NL East champions, having clinched the division Saturday night. Their only worry right now is how much champagne stings when it gets in their eyes. So, it's up to us to worry about their path through the National League playoffs. This doesn't involve taking anything away from the season they've had, mind you. Show More Summary

Nationals Clinch NL East: Highlights, Twitter Reaction to Celebration

A year after they imploded down the stretch, the Washington Nationals put the clamps on a division title, clinching the National League East on Saturday with a 6-1 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates and the New York Mets' 10-8 loss to the...Show More Summary

Jose Fernandez retired 18 straight in HS state title game

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Jose Fernandez was part of two state championship teams at Alonso High in Tampa        

Bryce Harper Injury: Updates on Nationals Star's Wrist and Return

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper suffered a wrist injury on Sunday against the Pittsburgh Pirates. It's unclear when he'll return to the field. Continue for updates. Harper Suffers Wrist Injury Sunday, Sept. 25 Mark Zuckerman...Show More Summary

Jose Fernandez's Joy, Passion Create Lasting Memories on Tragic Day

When Jose Fernandez pitched, anything was possible. He was young, vibrant, dominant and passionate. He was a Rookie of the Year winner, surely a future Cy Young Award winner, a foundational piece of the Miami Marlins organization and...Show More Summary

Biggest MLB Duds of Week 25, Position by Position

If there was ever a time for a player to not turn in a poor performance, it'd be the final two weeks of the regular season. Pennant and wild-card races are neck and neck, with division crowns and postseason dreams hanging on every pitch...Show More Summary

Miami Marlins SP Jose Fernandez Dies at Age 24 in Boating Accident

Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez died in a boating accident, the team announced Sunday morning, per Manny Navarro of the Miami Herald. Andy Slater of 940 AM WINZ reported the boat Fernandez was on hit rocks going full speed and flew about 30 feet in the air before landing upside down. Show More Summary

Blue Jays walk off with third straight win over Yankees

Encarnacion drives in winning run as Toronto rallies in bottom of ninth.

Jose Fernandez had heroic backstory, remembered for winning ‘the love of all’

The U.S. Coast Guard says the Marlins pitcher was one of three people killed in a boat crash off Miami Beach early Sunday.

Ken Giles Injury: Updates on Astros Pitcher's Wrist and Return

Houston Astros closer Ken Giles suffered an apparent right wrist injury during batting practice Saturday and had to be carted off the field. Continue for updates. Severity of Giles' Injury Unclear Saturday, Sept. 24 Mark Berman of Fox...Show More Summary

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