Outside Marlins Park, his grieving teammates surrounded the hearse. As a priest blessed the body, a weeping mother and grandmother placed his No. 16 jersey on the casket. In a church, thousands filed in to pay respects. South Florida mourned the loss of Jose Fernandez on Wednesday — an aching loss greater still because it never should have happened.
The Standard & Poor's CoreLogic Case-Shiller 20-city home price index, released Tuesday, shows slow and steady home price growth in South Florida and nationally. And in both cases, limited inventory is pushing prices higher.