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Miami Marlins' Martin Prado, left, walks off the field with manager Don Mattingly, right, after a baseball game against the New York Mets, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in Miami. The Marlins defeated the Mets 7-3. The Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was honored during the game. Fernandez was killed in a boating accident early Sunday. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

The Miami Marlins tribute to Jose Fernandez was a baseball heartbreaker

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The Miami Marlins tribute to Jose Fernandez was a baseball heartbreaker

WATCH  | On Monday night, the Miami Marlins played their first game since the death of star pitcher José Fernández.

Every player wore a #16 jersey in Fernández's honor and stood around the pitcher's mound together.

Fernández, 24, was killed in a boating crash along with two other people on Sunday morning. 

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A Jose Fernandez jersey was put up in the Tampa Bay Rays' dugout during a baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and Tampa Bay Rays on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in Chicago. The jersey was honoring Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez who died in a boating accident Sunday. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Other MLB teams honored Fernández in other ways. The Chicago White Sox hung a Fernández jersey in the dugout.

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Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker (12), left, leads his team in a moment of silence for Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez before the start of a baseball game at Nationals Park in Washington, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. Fernandez, the ace right-hander for the Miami Marlins who escaped Cuba to become one of baseball's brightest stars, was killed in a boating accident early Sunday morning. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker led his team in a moment of silence before their Monday night game against the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Dee Gordon emotional homerun for Jose Fernandez

WATCH  | Second baseman Dee Gordon was the first Marlins batter in Monday's game. He took the first pitch batting right-handed, in Fernández's honor. He hit a home run.

"I ain't never hit a ball that far, even in [batting practice]," Gordon said.

Fernández was originally set to pitch Monday. The Marlins beat the New York Mets 7-3.

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