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Miami Marlins' Jose Fernandez has torn UCL, Tommy John surgery on Friday

Miami Marlins starter Jose Fernandez has a confirmed torn UCL, meaning that he will undergo season-ending Tommy John surgery.

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Fernandez injury: Hiding pain and "macho" culture

Miami Marlins star pitcher Jose Fernandez admitted to hiding arm pain prior to his season-ending UCL injury, and that he did so to avoid letting his teammates down. This was a poor decision that jeopardized both sides.

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Jose Fernandez; "I'm sad it happened, but now there's no going back."

Jose Fernandez describing how he feels about the injury and the subsequent recovery. Get better soon Jose!

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Fernandez does not blame Marlins for injury

Original Tweet by Courtney Fallon (@courtneyNBC6) It's unfortunate he still hid the pain, but we all hope he comes back stronger than ever before! Get better Jose!

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Jose Fernandez GIFs: A 2014 Fish Stripes Memorial

The Miami Marlins, Fish Stripes, and the whole baseball world lost an integral part of baseball enjoyment in 2014 when we lost Jose Fernandez to season-ending injury. To remember his great season-plus, let's look at some awesome GIFs.

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Jose Fernandez injury: Mechanics pre-/post-injury

Jose Fernandez's attorney claims that his client's mechanics changed after he suffered a line drive to the thigh in the fifth inning of his penultimate start. Is there evidence to support this?

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Fernandez injury: Caused by earlier thigh injury?

Jose Fernandez's attorney, Ralph Fernandez, released a statement on Saturday stating the star pitcher's injury was a result of a previous thigh injury that led to a "completely unanticipated change in delivery."

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Fernandez injury: Marlins contract impact

The Jose Fernandez injury throws a monkey wrench into a lot of the plans that the Miami Marlins had for the young ace, but one thing that may work in their advantage is the savings they will receive in future arbitration or contract talks.

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Jose Fernandez to have surgery Friday in L.A.

Miami Marlins starter Jose Fernandez has decided to undergo Tommy John surgery on Friday in Los Angeles. Fernandez received news of a "significant tear" on Tuesday.

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Marlins' Anthony DeSclafani to make first start

With Jose Fernandez on the disabled list, the Miami Marlins have promoted prospect Anthony DeSclafani, who will make his major league debut Wednesday night in Los Angeles.

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Jose Fernandez injury: Marlins remain confident

Despite likely losing their ace for the rest of the season, the Miami Marlins are confident that they can continue to win consistently moving forward. Miami began the current roadtrip atop the National League East.

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Fernandez injury: Tommy John surgery explained

Miami Marlins starter Jose Fernandez has suffered an undisclosed elbow injury that may require Tommy John surgery. What are these things, and what might they mean for his future?

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Jose Fernandez injury: Marlins replacement options

Which pitcher will the Marlins turn to to replace the void left in their rotation from the Jose Fernandez injury?

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Fish Bites: Jose Fernandez Tommy John edition

Late Monday afternoon, news broke that Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez was being placed on the 15-day DL. Later, it became apparent that Fernandez would have to undergo Tommy John surgery. Reactions from around baseball circles on Fernandez's injury

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Fernandez, Marlins set back by elbow injury

Both Jose Fernandez and the Miami Marlins suffer disappointing setbacks thanks to an elbow injury likely suffered in Fernandez's last start. How will either party recover from this?

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Miami Marlins can win without Jose Fernandez

Miami Marlins starter Jose Fernandez was placed on the 15-day disabled list on Monday night. But with their pitching depth, the Marlins should be able to remain competitive.

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Jose Fernandez could need season-ending surgery

Miami Marlins starter Jose Fernandez was placed on the disabled list on Monday night. Fernandez underwent an MRI in Los Angeles, and could need season-ending Tommy John surgery.

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