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Battery-Powered Bosox

You have to take your breaks where you find them. On Saturday, young Eduardo Perez of Valencia, and lately, of Pawtucket, Rhode Island, home of the Red Sox Triple-A affiliate, made his first start since returning to the Fens of … Continue reading

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Who’s Hot, Who’s Not

As the July 12 All-Star Break approaches, we take a look at Venezuelans who’ve been noteworthy, for better or worse, this season: Good: JoseĀ  Altuve, Houston. After a slightly slow start the mighty mite of Maracay is posting MVP-like numbers, … Continue reading

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Satch conquers the Natives

Alabama’s own Satchel Paige’s story, well-told by Larry Tye, reminds one of a time not so long ago when the racial divide in this country was more obvious and ugly. Yet black players like Paige were treated as equals when … Continue reading

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Easy Pickin’

Where’s the real animosity for “The Panda” coming from? Continue reading

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The Sox Have It

American League East: 2015, last place: Boston Red Sox We end our summary of the junior circuit’s Venezuelan contingent with last season’s bottom feeders, the BoSox. On the crest of three recent World Series titles, the Sawx fell flat on … Continue reading

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