Report: Miami Marlins Pitcher Jose Fernandez Killed in Accident

Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez has died after a boating accident, the franchise confirmed early Sunday.

Fernandez was 24.

Fernandez held a 16-8 record with a 2.86 ERA this season in 29 starts.

The Marlins have canceled today's game against the Atlanta Braves.

The franchise's official statement: "The Miami Marlins organization is devastated by the tragic loss of Jose Fernandez."

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