Jose Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning.
A two-time MLB All-Star, Fernandez was 24 years old.
Upon hearing of the tragedy, players around the league expressed their condolences and remembered Fernandez fondly.
- MLB (@MLB) September 25, 2016
There will be a league-wide moment of silence before each of today's games in memory of José Fernández. pic.twitter.com/y7V9gk7Q2h
- MLB (@MLB) September 25, 2016
Jose Fernandez played the game with an incomprehensible passion that I think all of us who played wish we had. Loss of a great person.
- RichAurilia35 (@RichAurilia35) September 25, 2016
One time for Jose Fernandez... #Gone2Soon
- Lance Briggs (@LanceBriggs) September 25, 2016
Terribly sad news about Jose Fernandez. Please watch this - It tells you more about him than his stats ever will https://t.co/p7wNZkcRGl
- Eireann Dolan (@EireannDolan) September 25, 2016
Couldn't believe my eyes this morning. My thoughts and prayers are with the Fernandez family. #RIPJoseFernandez
- Matt Moore (@MattyMoe55) September 25, 2016
"I don't think anyone really brought more energy." Jacob deGrom reacts to Jose Fernandez's passing. pic.twitter.com/GbjrqZCQK1
- Anthony DiComo (@AnthonyDiComo) September 25, 2016
So sorry to hear of this news about @Marlins Jose Fernandez. This is a saddening story. Talented, full energy and life! RIP young man.
- Jeremy Affeldt (@JeremyAffeldt) September 25, 2016
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Fernandez family and the entire Miami @Marlins community this morning
- San Diego Padres (@Padres) September 25, 2016
We're saddened by the tragic loss of Jose Fernandez.
Our hearts go out to Jose's family and the entire @Marlins organization.
- Boston Red Sox (@RedSox) September 25, 2016
Statement from the Miami Marlins organization: pic.twitter.com/6A4Rv6m2g9
- Miami Marlins (@Marlins) September 25, 2016
Our deepest condolences to the family of José Fernández and the entire Miami Marlins organization.
- Oakland Athletics (@Athletics) September 25, 2016
The game will not be the same without you #RIPJoseFernandez
- Ryon Healy (@rchealy25) September 25, 2016
RIP my bro @JDFernandez16 . Sad and horrible news. You left us to soon. May God bless you and your family and everyone effected by accident.
- Yonder Alonso (@YonderalonsoU) September 25, 2016
Unbelievably saddened by the news this morning. Gone way too soon. Sending out prayers for Jose's family. pic.twitter.com/cwtZ5C9TWS
- Stephen Vogt (@SVogt1229) September 25, 2016
Thoughts and prayers go out to Jose Fernandez, and his family. So shocking and saddening. Hurting with my friends from the Marlins today.
- Mark Canha (@outtadapakmark) September 25, 2016
Sad news waking up to hear we lost a great guy in the world of baseball!! Jose you will be missed! Prayers up bro! #RIP
- Bruce T Maxwell (@bruu_truu13) September 25, 2016
- Chris Bassitt (@C_Bass419) September 25, 2016
We are deeply saddened by the tragic loss of Jose Fernandez. Our hearts go out to Jose's family and the @Marlins organization.
- SFGiants (@SFGiants) September 25, 2016
Completely shocked and saddened by the sudden loss of Jose. Thoughts and prayers go out to his… https://t.co/DCRtjuhXhX
- CoryGearrin_62 (@CoryGearrin) September 25, 2016
Deeply saddened to hear and my thoughts and prayers go out to Jose Fernandez family, friends, and @Marlins .
- Hunter Strickland (@hstrickland60) September 25, 2016
A tragic loss. A life taken too soon. Descansa en paz. pic.twitter.com/2gh9gUsXcK
- Orlando Cepeda (@OrlandoCepeda30) September 25, 2016