Originally Posted by mzh
Somewhat related and off topic, Jonah Keri did a really good piece for Grantland about Jose Fernandez and his struggle to defect. For some, it's a lot more of a difficult process than a lot of these guys get credit for, I'll see if I can find it.
Here's Keri talking about how good Fernandez was this season:
Linked in that piece was another Grantland article about his journey to this country: