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Jose Fernandez throws off a mound for 1st time since surgery (VIDEO)

JUPITER -- Jose Fernandez threw off the mound on Sunday for the first time since May 9 of last season when he injured his arm and underwent season-ending Tommy John surgery. With his mother, grandmother and girlfriend looking on -- not to mention a contingent of Marlins front office types -- Fernandez threw easily off the mound for about 10 minutes.

The Marlins anticipate a June 15-July 16 return date to their rotation for Fernandez

We'll have more on his reaction about the experience later. For now, here's the video of the workout:

 

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