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  1. Top Moments of a 2014: A glimpse of greatnessRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Jays Journal

    ... single by Adrian Beltre . With a clean second inning, Hutchison surrendered another single in the third to Leonys Martin before retiring 17 of 18 batters in a row, only walking Martin in the 6th inning. The Jays were able to take a late 2-0 lead ...

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  2. New kind of gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Korea Herald

    ... to 14 years in federal prison for conspiring to smuggle 1,000 Cubans, among them Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin. Sadly, stories like Puig's unsavory and sometimes life-threatening journey differs from so many others only in the details. Cuba ...

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

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Daily Republic

    ... to 14 years in federal prison for conspiring to smuggle 1,000 Cubans, among them Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin. Sadly, stories like Puig's unsavory and sometimes life-threatening journey differs from so many others only in the details. Cuba ...

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  4. LITKE: Thaw in U.S.-Cuba relations warms up Major League BaseballRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | York Dispatch

    ... to 14 years in federal prison for conspiring to smuggle 1,000 Cubans, among them Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin. Sadly, stories like Puig's unsavory and sometimes life-threatening journey differs from so many others only in the details. Cuba ...

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  5. Shift in U.S.-Cuba relations could be boon for MLB - just not anytime soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Canada.com

    ... to 14 years in federal prison for conspiring to smuggle 1,000 Cubans, among them Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin. Sadly, stories like Puig's unsavoury and sometimes life-threatening journey differs from so many others only in the details. ...

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  6. Will the United States' new Cuba policy benefit Cuban baseball players?Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    In August, Eliezer Lazo pleaded guilty to extortion charges stemming from his role in smuggling more than 1,000 Cubans into the U.S., including Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin. A lawsuit against Martin argued that he agreed to pay 35 percent of his MLB earnings to the human traffickers who brought him stateside.

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  7. Florida Businessman Pleads Guilty To Role In Puig SmugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | CBS Local

    ... prison for conspiring to smuggle 1,000 Cubans, including baseball players such as Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin. In that case, court documents detailed how Cuban human smuggling ventures through Mexico must pay fees and tribute to cocaine ...

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  8. Sardinas' Errors Mounting in VenezuelaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | NBC Dallas

    JUNE 8: Leonys Martin Alex Rios #51 looks on as Luis Sardinas #3 of the Texas Rangers misses a catch at Globe Life Park in Arlington on June 8, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. One of the Texas Rangers' young middle infield prospects is having a rough go lately in the field during Venezuela winter league play, and he's joining another young Rangers middle infielder in the fielding woes department.

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  9. The lack of upside in Dee GordonRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Fish Stripes

    ... contributions as well. We currently know Gordon to be an average defender at second base, meaning that Leonys Martin's plus center fielding or Alcides Escobar's ability at shortstop is not going to factor into our ceiling for Gordon. But even after ...

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  10. Rangers not panicking after slow meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... 2/3 career big-league innings, and selected Delino DeShields Jr. in the Rule 5 draft as a possible backup to Leonys Martin in center field. No fires to put out there even with Detwiler, who can be a free agent next year, in the rotation mix. But ...

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  11. Rangers not panicking after empty meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... 272/3 career big-league innings, and selected Delino DeShields Jr. in the Rule 5 draft as a possible backup to Leonys Martin in center field. But Daniels and the rest of the Rangers' contingent headed home without elevated pulse rates about the ...

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  12. Rangers Claim Astros Prospect in Rule 5 DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | NBC Dallas

    ... major-leaguer by the same name. DeShields is a converted center fielder, which the Rangers lack other than Leonys Martin. He has plus speed and has been praised for his strike zone discipline in the minors. He has absolutely zero power, but he can ...

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  13. Rangers not going batty at winter meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... Rios occupied the first five spots in the batting order. Mitch Moreland, Geovany Soto, Jurckison Profar and Leonys Martin were the question marks after Rios, who is gone with no current interest in trying to bring him back on a more affordable deal. ...

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  14. Sentencing set for Cuban ballplayer smuggling headRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    ... pleaded guilty in August to extortion charges involving the Cuban migrants, including Texas Rangers outfielder Leonys Martin. Other ballplayers are identified only by initials. The organization brought the Cubans by boat to Mexico and then crossed ...

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  15. Sources: Rangers interested in Eric Young Jr.; market may have bypassed themRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Dallas Morning News

    ... over the last two seasons and can play center field. He would be an attractive switch-hitting backup for Leonys Martin and pinch hitter. General manager Jon Daniels has acknowledged the team's desire to acquire a second center fielder. The Rangers ...

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  16. Brandon Moss traded from Oakland to ClevelandRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Lone Star Ball

    ... platoon in left field, and a Moreland/Rua platoon at DH, although that still doesn't address who would back up Leonys Martin in center.

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  17. Texas Rangers rumors: Winter meetings updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | Isportsweb.com

    ... the Rangers outfield giving them plenty of options to work with. The starting center fielder for the team is Leonys Martin but could the possible signing of Ramsus force Martin to move to the left. There is also the possibility of Ramsus switching ...

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  18. Daniels: Rangers 'open to anything' in search for starterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Texas Rangers

    ... Soto . Outfield: The Rangers tried to sign Torii Hunter for an outfield that already includes center fielder Leonys Martin and right fielder Shin-Soo Choo . Hunter instead decided to return to Minnesota, so right now, the Rangers are looking at Ryan ...

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  19. The Texas Rangers can do no Wrong in the Outfield.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Nolan Writin'

    ... Rangers currently only have two real needs, a corner outfielder and a starting pitcher. Texas currently has Leonys Martin in center field and Shin-Soo Choo in one corner outfield spot for the foreseeable future. This team is built to compete now and ...

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  20. Rangers trying to sign the ageless Torii HunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Nolan Writin'

    ... 83 RBI over 142 games/549 at-bats. To put that perspective Adrian Beltre lead in batting average with .324 and Leonys Martin was in second with .274. Beltre lead in home runs with 19 and in RBI with 77. So at 39 years of age, Torii Hunter is still ...

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