Manager Mike Redmond remembers how a young pitcher named Dontrelle Willis was called up from the minors by the Marlins in May 2003 and wound up at the All-Star Game that July after getting off to a 9-1 start.
Rookie Jose Fernandez, 20, hasn’t matched Willis’ performance, but Redmond thinks he has pitched well enough to warrant consideration as the Marlins’ representative at this year’s All-Star Game.
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