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What happened to number 16 on the Marlins?

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Asked by: Reed Wirtjes

MIAMI — Founded in 1993, the Marlins franchise has no officially retired numbersretired numbersRetiring the number of an athlete is an honor a team bestows upon a player, usually after the player has left the team, retires from the sport, or dies.

Who is number 16 on the Marlins?

Miami Marlins Uniform Numbers

Miami Marlins Uniform Number 1 Every Marlins Player Who Wore #1
Count Players Who Wore #1 Full Roster
14. Matt Joyce 2020 Miami Marlins
15. Sandy León 2021 Miami Marlins
16. Jesús Sánchez 2022 Miami Marlins

What happened to Jose Hernandez?

Death. On September 25, 2016, Fernández died in a pre-dawn boating crash when the 32-foot (9.8 m) boat he was piloting was speeding at 56.48 knots (65 mph) and struck the Government Cut north rock jetty off Miami Beach, Florida.

Who is Maria Arias?

María Arias Bernal, also known as María Pistolas (1884–1923), was a schoolteacher who was an agitator in the Mexican Revolution under Francisco I. Madero, president of Mexico 1911–1913, until his assassination in a counter-revolutionary coup by Victoriano Huerta.

Where did Dan Jennings get hit?

Miami Marlins pitcher Dan Jennings struck on the head by Jordy Mercer line drive. AT the bottom of the seventh inning, Miami Marlins pitcher Dan Jennings was taken to a hospital after being hit on the head by a flying line drive.

What happened when Hernández applied to become an astronaut?

Hernández joined NASA’s Johnson Space Center in 2001 and joined the Materials and Processes Branch, where he applied to become an astronaut. Hernández told ABC7: “NASA rejected me not once, not twice, not three times but 11 times. It wasn’t until the 12th time that I got selected.”

What is Dan Jennings doing now?

On April 15, 2019, Jennings signed a minor league deal with the Washington Nationals. He had his contract purchased on April 30. Jennings posted a 13.50 ERA over eight games with the Nationals, before being designated for assignment on May 20. He elected free agency two days later.

Why did Dan Jennings retire?

The West Des Moines resident said he hasn’t gotten a contract offer from any teams and doesn’t expect that to change anytime. So, he’s now embracing the next stage of his life: retirement. “I have absolutely come to peace with it,” Jennings said.

What happened to Dan Jennings after he got hit?

The 28-year-old left-hander was with the Miami Marlins on Aug. 7 when he suffered a concussion on a 101 mph line drive off the bat of Pittsburgh’s Jordy Mercer that hit him on the left temple. The ball ricocheted into the air and was caught by the shortstop for an out.