Perhaps the worst thing about hearing a young man has suddenly died is finding out he was about to become a daddy.
And that’s how baseball fans felt when Jose Fernandez – a star pitcher for the Miami Marlins – died in a boating accident in Florida in September. Soon after the news broke, reports emerged that his girlfriend Maria Arias was pregnant with their child. She has kept a low profile since then, but now she is speaking out about their relationship and motherhood.
How did Maria Arias make sure Jose Fernandez was a part of their daughter’s birth?