Remembering Yordano Ventura on what would have been his 26th birthday
Saturday was bittersweet for a lot of people.
It would have been Yordano Ventura’s 26th birthday on Saturday, and a number of players were missing their friend. Ventura, who died in a single-car accident in the Dominican Republic in January, remains well-loved and still in the hearts and minds of those who knew him best.
Here are some messages that were shared on social media from former teammates Edinson Volquez, Johnny Cueto and Jarrod Dyson.