Marlins add Jose Fernandez to roster

Updated: March 31, 2013, 1:36 PM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- Top pitching prospect Jose Fernandez was among seven players added to the Miami Marlins' roster ahead of Monday's opener at Washington and is scheduled to make his major league debut April 7 against the Mets in New York.

The unexpected addition of Fernandez was made Sunday following injuries to right-handers Nate Eovaldi and Henderson Alvarez. The pair, who had been in the Marlins' projected rotation, were put on the 15-day disabled list because of shoulder inflammation, Eovaldi ...

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