MIAMI – Jose Fernandez took a step forward on his road to recovery on Wednesday.
The Marlins ace returned to the mound as he recovers from Tommy John surgery.
The team reports that Fernandez threw 25 throws from 30 feet.
The right hander reported that he felt good after throwing.
Fernandez's injury was a major setback for the Marlins.
He hopes to return to the mound next season.