Chicago Cubs: Fowler tweets about passing of Jose Fernandez
|Sunday, September 25, 2016 11:14 AM- -|
Marlins standout pitcher Jose Fernandez has passed away in a boating accident. Authorities found a 30-foot boat overturned that had crashed into rocks off Miami Beach around 3 am EST, and three people were found dead according to multiple reports.
Cubs outfielder Dexter Fowler tweeted his sadness over news of Fernandez's passing on Sunday morning.
"At a loss of words...Rest in peace Jose Fernandez," Fowler tweeted. "Praying for your family."
Fernandez was only 24-years old and prayers out to his family and everyone in the Marlins organization.
Today's game against the Atlanta Braves has been canceled.