Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez hugs his grandmother after defeating the the Atlanta Braves on Sept. 25, 2015, at Marlins Park.
Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez hugs his grandmother after defeating the the Atlanta Braves on Sept. 25, 2015, at Marlins Park. David Santiago dsantiago@miamiherald.com
Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez hugs his grandmother after defeating the the Atlanta Braves on Sept. 25, 2015, at Marlins Park. David Santiago dsantiago@miamiherald.com

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About Fabiola Santiago

Fabiola Santiago

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Fabiola Santiago was born in Cuba. She was exiled to the U.S. in 1969 on one of the historic Freedom Flights. She has been a Herald reporter and editor since 1980.