Astros pitcher Lance McCullers, Jr. said of his friend, the late Jose Fernandez: "The epitome of kinda how to live life…" and "RIP my brother... I am absolutely heartbroken."
"RIP Jose," wrote Dallas Keuchel via Twitter. "May you forever have the best seat in the big house watching the game you loved."
Astros minor league manager Rodney Linares tweeted: "My condolences to the Fernandez Family. There are no words to describe the sickness and sadness I feel this morning."