National College Baseball Hall of Fame member, former Major League pitcher. Offered here is a small trophy presented to Alex Fernandez as a 1989 Finalist for the Golden Spikes Award, which is bestowed annually to the best amateur baseball player in the United States. Fernandez has signed the wood base in silver.
Accompanied by a Letter of Authenticity signed by Fernandez. The award is fresh to the market and originates directly from the personal collection of Alex Fernandez.
Fernandez would go on to win the Golden Spikes award the following year.
In 1989, Fernandez was named the Collegiate Baseball Freshman Pitcher of the Year, a First Team All-American by Baseball America and was a Golden Spikes finalist as a member of the University of Miami baseball team. Alex then took his talents to Miami-Dade Junior College, where in 1990 he would win both the Golden Spikes Award and the Dick Howser Trophy as the nation’s outstanding player en route to being the 4th pick overall by the Chicago White Sox in the first round of the Major League Baseball Draft.