Found November 11, 2013 on MarlinsBaseball.com:
On Monday, Jose Fernandez was named the 2013 National League Rookie of the Year by the Baseball Writers Association of America to finish off what was a historic rookie year for the 21 year old Marlin.   Long rumored to be the front-runner for the award, the writers made it official on Monday when they decided to give the award to Fernandez over other highly touted rookies such as Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Fernandez who is set to start on Opening Day for the Marlins went 12-6 with a 2.19 ERA while striking out 187 and only walking 58.  Not only was Fernandez the best rookie pitcher in the league but he was one of the best pitchers overall in Major League Baseball.   The fact is he also a finalist for the NL Cy Young further shows that.  While the right-hander is not expected to take home that hardware, the mere consideration shows how much talent Miami has starting every fifth day for them.   A Cy Young is not out of the question in future seasons including the upcoming...
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