Found March 31, 2013 on MarlinsBaseball.com:
In a stunning move, the Miami Marlins promoted highly touted pitching prospect Jose Fernandez to the Major Leagues on Sunday.   Final roster decisions were due to Major League Baseball this afternoon and the Marlins made a number of transactions including this one.   The need for Fernandez came about due to sudden injuries to Nate Eovaldi and Henderson Alvarez.  Both are expected to miss at least a month with shoulder issues.   Fernandez who will be capped at 150-170 innings this year is going to be given every opportunity to remain a member of the big league staff all season long. Fernandez has never pitched above Single-A and seemed destined to join the AA Jacksonville Suns to begin the season.  In fact, the Marlins cut the prospect early in Spring Training due to the fact he had no realistic chance of making the team for Opening Day.   However, Fernandez continued to impress Miami’s staff while in minor league camp and they decided he’s ready despite being only 20 and only having...
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