Marlins’ Pitcher Jose Fernandez Killed in Boating Accident

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Miami Marlins’ pitcher Jose Fernandez has been pronounced dead after a boating accident that happened early Sunday morning.

Fernandez and 2 others were killed in the accident off the coast of Miami Beach after police received a call of a possible boating accident around 3:00 AM ET. When they arrived to the scene, they found the boat crashed and overturned on the rocks.

“The Miami Marlins organization is devastated by the tragic loss of Jose Fernandez,” the team said.

The Marlins’ game against the Atlanta Braves today has been canceled.