It was sunnier on Friday for the Marlins and Cardinals at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter.

Just Jack McKeon cruising around on a golf cart:Jack McKeon golf cart Stanton stretching

I had some fun photographing Jose Fernandez and his dazzling orange glove:Jose Fernandez orange glove More Fernandez Jose Fernandez pitching

Kevin Slowey throws a bullpen session:Kevin Slowey pitching Jose Fernandez pitching Me at Marlins practice fields

Jose Fernandez signed autographs for a few fans after his bullpen. He also gave away a few baseballs. All-in-all, he’s the nicest All-Star I’ve ever met.Jose Fernandez signature Jose Fernandez signing Marlins Batting Practice 3.7.14 Marlins player signing autographsMe outside Roger Dean Stadium

It’s great to see kids so thrilled about baseball!

Greg Dobbs and other player

Christian Yelich talks with Gar Field High School alum Jeff BakerChristian Yelich and Jeff Baker Giancarlo Stanton stretching again

Steve Cishek is the man!Steve Cishek signing autographs More Giancarlo Stanton

Henderson Alvarez warms up:Henderson Alvarez pitching

Christian Yelich bats during the first inning:
Christian Yelich batting Roger Dean Stadium 3.7.14 Adeiny Hechavarria More Yelich Batting

Giancarlo “Create-a-Player” Stanton is as cool as the other side of the pillow:Giancarlo Stanton batting Giancarlo Stanton on base

Jose Fernandez signed some more autographs as he left the stadium:Jose Fernandez signing again

Steve Cishek warms up with his side-winding delivery:Steve Cishek warming up Me in Roger Dean StadiumThe Marlins won 7-3!

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