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Jose Fernandez reminded us of all that is good about baseball

Jose Fernandez brought together players from all over the globe and showed us how to have some fun, because it is, after all, just a game.

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With homer, Gordon tells Fernandez, 'I'll always miss you' (0:53)
Trout mashes solo shot against Athletics (0:24)
Vin Scully shares his most embarrassing story to Le Batard (2:01)
Vin Scully calls Gibson's heroic home run (0:33)
Amazing night for David Ross (2:06)
Fake tag on Harper ignites tempers of Nats and Pirates (1:04)


OTD: Yanks win 107th game to set AL record

On this date in 1927, the Yankees defeated the Philadelphia A's 7-4 to win their 107th game, setting a new American League record. They eventually finished the season with a record of 110-44. '27 Yankees on Twitter

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"José, José, José, José" A José Fernández chant broke out during the Marlins' mound tribute after an emotional win: es.pn/2d5nZKQ

Mike & Mike applaud thoughtful tribute

Mike Greenberg and Mike Golic were very moved by the Marlins' tribute to the late Jose Fernandez during Monday's matchup with the Mets.


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With their win, the Indians clinched the AL Central, their first division title since 2007. The Indians are 14-2 against the Tigers this season, the first time they've won that many games against the Tigers since 1959.

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The Mariners blow a lead in the ninth, but win in the 11th on Robinson Cano's long home run to right off Luke Gregerson. The Mariners are now tied with the Tigers as both teams become big Blue Jays fans when they start a series with the Orioles on Tuesday. The Astros? Now 3.5 back but with three teams ahead of them, they're just about cooked.

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Watch Kyle Hendricks discuss his outing on Monday as he got out of a couple jams while lowering his ERA to 1.99 on the season.


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El montículo de José Fernández, por siempre. (Foto vía MLB)

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Watch Kris Bryant discuss reaching 100 RBIs for the first time in his career. He said he was thinking about it after landing on 99 last year.