Read Baseball Star José Fernández's Final Words to His Pregnant Girlfriend Before Tragically Dying Last Weekend

Less than a week before a boating accident took the 24-year-old’s life, José Fernández announced the upcoming arrival of his first child.

Miami Marlins pitcher José Fernández died tragically on Sunday after the boat he was on crashed into a jetty.

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Just days before the fatal accident, Fernández had announced to the world on Instagram that he and his girlfriend were expecting their first child. The 24-year-old posted a simple, heartfelt message to the mother of his child, captioning a photo of her baby bump.

I'm so glad you came into my life. I'm ready for where this journey is gonna take us together. #familyfirst

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I’m so glad you came into my life. I’m ready for where this journey is gonna take us together. #familyfirst

These were the last words, publicly, that Jose said to his girlfriend before the crash took the life of him and two others.

 

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