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  • Japan and Taiwan to host new baseball tournament for top 12 national teams in November

    In a boost for baseball's bid for inclusion in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Japan will co-host a new international baseball tournament this year.
  • Kang, Pirates finalize $11 million, 4-year contract

    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Even though the Pittsburgh Pirates employ one of the largest analytics departments in baseball, they are not exactly sure how Jung Ho Kang's outstanding statistics in South Korea will translate to the major leagues. They are...

    What will become of baseball's decline in Cuba? The field might open further in U.S.

    Yusseff Diaz follows the Cuban baseball league and the Big Red Machine national team from afar with the same passion as an astronomer following his favorite stars. Diaz, who lives in Hialeah, Fla. owns a collection of Cuban baseball memorabilia and...

    Relaxed relations with Cuba could be a home run for U.S.

    Relaxed relations with Cuba could be a home run for U.S.
    President Obama's historic announcement that the United States will begin to re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba could open up a world of opportunity for the Cuban people. This might eventually include the unrestricted flow of goods and services...

    Jose Abreu's mysterious journey

     Jose Abreu's mysterious journey
    Jose Abreu's harrowing journey to the White Sox began last year on a small boat on the shores of Cuba. "I've heard Abreu's story, and I thought mine was crazy," said teammate and fellow Cuban native Adrian Nieto, who came to the U.S. on a raft with his...