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  1. Ask BD: The Pirates in 2019, and the free agents who got awayRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bucs Dugout

    ... I'm not sure how good Rusney Castillo is, but he looks much less likely to be a bargain than Yasiel Puig or Aroldis Chapman were. Anyway, it's hard to see the Pirates getting involved with Moncada or any other very high-profile Cuban free agent, ...

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  2. Madden: For Cuba's baseball players, window to MLB was tinyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... and the conversion of the country to Communism. In recent years we have seen a host of Cuba's best players - Aroldis Chapman, Livan and Orlando (El Duque) Hernandez, Yoenis Cespedes, Jose Abreu, Yasiel Puig - who, after getting a chance to display ...

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  3. MLB Teams That Could Now Be Facing Nightmare Scenarios This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BleacherReport

    ... and Chris Heisey and non-tendering Logan Ondrusek. Pieces have been shed, yes, but Johnny Cueto, Joey Votto, Aroldis Chapman, Jay Bruce, Todd Frazier, Devin Mesoraco and Billy Hamilton are still around. As much as the Reds might seem like an empty ...

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  4. Catching Cuban Talent Could Us-Cuba thaw yield ballplayer gems for MLB?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    ... the Central American and Caribbean Games last month, and defectors such as Yasiel Puig, Yoenis Cespedes and Aroldis Chapman have achieved superstar status in the United States. Outfielder Yoenis

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  5. Reassessing the Cincinnati Reds' Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BleacherReport

    ... has five arbitration-eligible players on the roster for next season: Mike Leake ($9.5 million projected), Aroldis Chapman ($8.3 million projected), Zack Cozart ($2.3 million projected), Todd Frazier ($4.6 million projected) and Devin Mesoraco ($2.8 ...

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  6. Is The MLB Ready For Cuba's Players?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... in the United States for nearly 150 years and even the embargo hasn't stopped star Cuban players like Aroldis Chapman of the Cincinnati Reds and Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox from coming to the U.S. to play in the major leagues. But the ...

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  7. Is The MLB Ready For Cuba's Players?By Ben JacobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Beast

    ... in the United States for nearly 150 years and even the embargo hasn't stopped star Cuban players like Aroldis Chapman of the Cincinnati Reds and Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox from coming to the U.S. to play in the major leagues. But the ...

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  8. Restoring relations with Cuba good for baseball, but time will tell how muchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | The Morning Call

    ... Jose Abreu of the Chicago White Sox, Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig and Cincinnati Reds reliever Aroldis Chapman. The Orioles have four Cuban defectors playing in the organization, including outfielder Henry Urrutia, who is on the club's ...

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  9. A look at the best Cuban-born players in MLB historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sporting News

    With the news that the United States and Cuba are entering a new era of diplomatic relations , it's only natural to wonder exactly how that will impact baseball players from Cuba who want to make a living in the major leagues. So many Cuban-born players have become stars in the majors over the past few years - unique talents like Aroldis Chapman, Yasiel Puig, Yoenis Cespedes and Jose Abreu.

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  10. How do they stack up? Evaluating best Cuban playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Major League Baseball

    ... Hernandez finished his career with a 178-177 record and 4.44 ERA in 519 appearances. Relief pitcher: Aroldis Chapman Right-hander Danys Baez pitched 10 seasons in the Majors and made an All-Star team in 2005, but Chapman already has established ...

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  11. Cincinnati Reds in Review: SP Alfredo SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Blog Red Machine

    ... of the modern starting pitcher, complete games aren't valued as highly as they once were. (Then again, with Aroldis Chapman at the backend, it's understandable why.) Simon would toss only eight innings twice all season, yet neither of those ...

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  12. 7 Available Pitchers Still Within Reach of the Boston Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | BleacherReport

    ... MLB.com reports that Cincinnati "appears willing to listen" on trades for three-time All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman. The Cincinnati Enquirer 's C. Trent Rosecrans notes that the Reds have begun initial contract talks with their homegrown talent. ...

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  13. Poll question: The Johnny Cueto dilemmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | 700WLW Cincinnati

    ... straightjacket. What would you do? VOTE Projected arbitration raises MLBTradeRumors.com Mike Leake $9.5MM Aroldis Chapman $8.3MM Zack Cozart $2.3MM Todd Frazier $4.6MM Devin Mesoraco $2.8MM + other future payroll commitments (Per Cot's Baseball) ...

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  14. Column: Thaw in US-Cuba relations warms up MLBRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Houston Chronicle

    In this July 23, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig leads off first during a baseball game against the Pittsburgh Pirates in Pittsburgh. Twenty-five Cuban-born players appeared in the major leagues this year, a group that includes outfielders Puig and Yoenys Cespedes, and hard-throwing reliever Aroldis Chapman.

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  15. MLB notes: Thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations won't affect baseball, say expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | SLAM! Sports

    ... Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Yoenis Cespedes of the Detroit Tigers and Cincinnati Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman. The Tampa Bay Rays continued to clean house Wednesday, sending one-time hot prospect Wil Myers to the San Diego Padres as ...

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  16. What about baseball?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | CNN

    ... Dodgers rightfielder Yasiel Puig, 24, who hit .296 with 16 home runs and 69 RBI; and Cincinnati Reds closer Aroldis Chapman, 26, who posted 36 saves with 106 strikeouts, a 2.00 ERA and brushed back batters with 100-mph fastballs. "This could ...

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  17. Chart: Notable Cuban-born players in Major League BaseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Star Tribune

    ... as a 25-year-old rookie, he whiffed 143 and gavea up 151 hits in 163 innings. Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman throws against the Milwaukee Brewers in the ninth inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, in Cincinnati. The ...

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  18. Thaw in US-Cuba relations won't affect baseball right awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Yasiel Puig of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Yoenis Cespedes of the Detroit Tigers and Cincinnati Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman.

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  19. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WKJK-AM Louisville

    The proposed reduction of sanctions on Cuba would "open the pipeline" of talent to baseball teams who have had to work through back channels to get players from the island nation. The Louisville Bats have experience working with Cuban defectors, most notably when current Reds closer Aroldis Chapman came through in 2010.

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  20. After playing a lot in '14, Pena stays home this offseasonRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Major League Baseball

    ... and ability to communicate with the pitchers, especially Spanish-speaking pitchers like Johnny Cueto and Aroldis Chapman , it was a good first season in Cincinnati. In 115 games, Pena batted .253 with five home runs and 26 RBIs. Defensively, he ...

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