Fernandez has worked on six Batsuits across four films, Batman Returns, Batman Forever, Batman & Robin and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. 2B Jose Miguel Fernandez assigned to Tulsa Drillers. Became third pitcher in All-Star history to record two strikeouts in All-Star appearance prior to 21st birthday, following likes of Dwight Gooden and Bob Feller. In 2016, Fernández returned to his dominant self. 17,965th in MLB history) April 1, 2012: Jose Fernandez assigned to Greensboro Grasshoppers from GCL Marlins. The recent release of … Fernández finished the 2016 season with another All-Star nod. September 20, 2016 Fernandez died tragically in an apparent boating accident in Miami the next-to-last weekend of the 2016 regular season. His 2.19 ERA ranked second in Majors, behind Clayton Kershaw (1.83). Held opponents to .174 average and struck out 55, with just eight walks (6.88 so/bb ratio). There was a lot to digest during the game in which the Marlins paid tribute to Jose Fernandez, some of it was very sad, and some of it was just baseball. Only other pitcher to do that was Giants' John Montefusco, who was National League's top rookie in 1975 and then started and won San Francisco's season opener in 1976...Became just second pitcher to tally nine strikeouts while issuing no walks on Opening Day in last 16 seasons, and just 10th pitcher to do so in MLB history: Angels' Jered Weaver was last to do so on Opening Day 2012. Walked two while striking out 10. How MLB old school beat new: Inside the Astros' big inning that won ALCS Game 6. According to Elias, was just fifth pitcher under age of 22 since 1900 to record consecutive 13-plus-strikeout games, joining Dennis Eckersley (1976), Dwight Gooden ('84), Jose Rijo ('86) and Kerry Wood ('98). According to STATS LLC, since 1969, top five single-season BAA marks are: .167 - Pedro Martinez (2000, BOS), .171 - Nolan Ryan (1972, CAL), .172 - Nolan Ryan (1991, TEX), .181 - Sid Fernandez (1985, NYM), .182 - Hideo Nomo (1995, LAD). Took home two Co-NL Player of the Week honors in 2013: first with Steve Cishek (July 22-28), and second with Jeff Samardzija (August 19-25)...Tied career-high with 14 strikeouts in 1-0 win at Atlanta on April 22. Here's how ... and how Houston can follow the blueprint. One other pitcher did it in 20 straight home starts: Orel Hershiser (April 1985 to April 1986). Fernández had fun on the mound above all else. Fernández had fun on the mound above all else. Earned South Atlantic League Pitcher of the Week honors for April 23-29, allowing just one run in 11.1 innings with a 2-0 record and 0.79 ERA. Jose Fernandez assigned to Greensboro Grasshoppers from GCL Marlins. In eight starts for Miami, went 4-2 with 2.44 ERA (51.2 IP/14 ER)...On March 31, became just second Cuban-born pitcher to make an Opening Day start for Marlins, joining Livan Hernandez in 1998. Fernandez also designed the new spacesuits for SpaceX's first manned mission, which took place on May 30, 2020. Became 10th pitcher since 1914 to record 250+ strikeouts over first 35 career starts. Made Major League debut on April 7 at Mets, allowing one run on three hits with a walk and eight strikeouts over 5.0 innings. Underwent surgery by Dr. Neal ElAttrache at the Kerlan-Jobe Clinic in Los Angeles on May 16, 2014, missing a total of 14 months. ), his ERA ranks fourth behind Ferdie Schupp (1.01), Rube Foster (1.34) and Vida Blue (1.39). Rated as Marlins' top prospect by Baseball America heading into 2013. Here's how ... and how Houston can follow the blueprint. Many historical player head shots courtesy of David Davis. Jose Fernandez roster status changed by Jupiter Hammerheads. According to Elias, was one of four pitchers to strike out 13 batters without issuing a walk before the age of 21 in modern Major League history (since 1900). After his fourth MLB season, Fernández looked to be in the best form of his life. Three of four teams playing Saturday face elimination. From 1853 to 1868 he took part in the provinces’ political … On June 1 against Mets, became first rookie pitcher in 12 years to pitch at least 7.0 shutout innings and have two hits and an RBI at the plate. RHP Jose Fernandez roster status changed by Miami Marlins.    vs. WSN 8.0 IP, 3 H, 12 SO, 0 BB, 0 ER, W, Rookie Status: Total Zone Rating and initial framework for Wins above Replacement calculations provided by Sean Smith. In that start, he and Alex Wood combined for 25 strikeouts (Fernandez 14; Wood 11), marking first time since July 31, 1901 that two starters younger than 24 each struck out more than 10 batters in a game. He also allowed only 0.6 home runs per nine. We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. Held opponents to a .182 average (111x611), best in Majors; last rookie to lead Majors in opponents' average was Kerry Wood in 1998 (STATS LLC). All rights reserved. Dee Gordon led off the game for Miami, and the lefty took the first pitch left-handed to honor Fernández. Had previously given up seven to Giants in first start of 2015. Is one of six pitchers to have recorded 26+ consecutive home starts without a loss at any point of their Major League careers. Jupiter Hammerheads placed RHP Jose Fernandez on the temporarily inactive list. Jose Fernandez was this city, with his Cuban blood and his joie de vivre and his love of the water. January 11, 2017: Los Angeles Dodgers signed free agent 3B Jose Fernandez to a minor league contract. and 1913 (A.L. All the latest information about the expanded baseball postseason. In final start, October 1 at Tampa Bay, allowed career-high 11 hits in 4-1 loss. Only two MLB teams have ever forced a Game 7 from down 3-0. According to STATS LLC, Dontrelle Willis (4/16/03), Andy Larkin (7/24/98), Tony Saunders (4/5/97) and Kurt Miller (6/16/94) are others to accomplish feat. His 15 home starts without a loss set a Major League record for a rookie season, according to STATS LLC. The AL pennant will be won, but will we also crown an NL champ? Jose Fernandez roster status changed by Jupiter Hammerheads. The Book: Playing the Percentages in Baseball, Salaries may not be complete (especially pre-1985) and may not include some earned bonuses. The nine hits were most allowed at home in career. He played every game like a Little Leaguer getting their first chance to pitch. - Elias...On July 9 vs. Cincinnati, made 22nd home start without a loss, surpassing Montreal's David Palmer for the longest streak of home starts without a loss to begin a career (since 1914), according to Stats LLC...Recorded third win of season after beating Arizona on July 22 at Chase Field. Note of the author. Recovering from May 2014 Tommy John surgery, Miami Marlins placed RHP Jose Fernandez on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to March 27, 2015. Claimed July honors after going 3-1 with a 2.06 ERA (35.0/8) in five starts, leading all rookies with 40 strikeouts. Much of the play-by-play, game results, and transaction information both shown and used to create certain data sets was obtained free of charge from and is copyrighted by RetroSheet. Copyright: © 2020 ESPN Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved. Most wonderful 2020 MLB playoffs moment? Recovering from May 2014 Tommy John surgery. Will Smith homering off Will Smith. Subscribe to our Free Newsletter, This Month in Sports ReferenceFind out when we add a feature or make a change. He couldn’t help but cry as he walked back to the dugout, and his teammates embraced him. ERA for month ranked third in Majors, behind Alex Wood (0.90) and Kershaw (1.01). Also look into the JDF16 Foundation to support other worthwhile causes in Jose's name. The 1901 contest saw Cincinnati's Noodles Hahn (22) strike out 11, while the Cubs' Long Tom Hughes struck out 15...Went career-best 19.2 consecutive innings without allowing a run from April 16-May 4. Download Donate to author . Finished with second-lowest ERA and WHIP (min. Tied A.J. Right elbow strain. February 26, 2017: 2B Jose Miguel Fernandez assigned to Los Angeles Dodgers. Do you have a sports website? 8 IP, 12 K, 0 ERTwo years ago today, Jose Fernandez pitched a gem in his last game before his tragic death pic.twitter.com/XdcbmeApaA. The AL pennant will be won, but will we also crown an NL champ? Also, became first Major League pitcher to record consecutive 13-plus-strikeout games (July 28 and August 2) since Randy Johnson in 2004, and first rookie to do so since Kerry Wood in 1998. The rookie phenom had already established himself as one of the most unhittable starting pitchers in the game. Do you have a blog? - STATS LLC and Elias. High School: Braulio Alonso HS (Tampa, FL), Debut: