Originally posted on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 9/12/13
Marlins rookie pitcher Jose Fernandez capped off a phenomenal season with a victory over the Atlanta Braves. Listening to his comments, he seemed very remorseful of his actions during the game. Standing there to admire his first MLB home started a bench clearing confrontation with the Braves and catcher Brian McCann after he crossed home plate. It seemed Fernandez was showing up the Braves by watching the home run, but that was not the only strange occurrence during the game. Fernandez pitched as well as he had for just about the entire 2013 season. Due to an innings limit, the plan was for Fernandez to make his last start of the season. He finished the season 12-6, 2.19 in 28 starts, striking out 187 in 172 2/3 IP. He is currently leading the NL in Ks per 9 IP (9.7) and fewest hits per 9 IP (5.8). He made the NL All Star team and finished the season hitting .220 (11-50) with 1 2B, 1 3B and 1 HR to go along with 5 RBI. The only mistake he made on the mound was giving up a towering
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