Rest in Peace, José Fernández

Derek Jeter, Founding Publisher - The Players' Tribune

When anyone’s life is cut short, it’s a shock to all of us. But José Fernández fought his way to this country, and rose to be among the best in the game. He was only 24. Losing him in this way, at such a young age, feels especially hard. My heart goes out to his family and loved ones.


The Sports World Mourns José Fernández

Athletes across sports took to social media to both share their grief and to honor and remember Marlins pitcher José Fernández, who was killed Sunday in a boating accident. He was 24 years old.

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