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Bart Scott

On The Fly: Baseball Once Again Mourns Death Of A Young Star

The baseball and Dominican communities were dealing with tragedy Sunday, news that two players died in their native country. Royals pitcher Yordano Ventura, 25, was killed in a car crash in the Dominican Republic. Ventura, nicknamed "Ace," had a 100 mph fastball and was a key member of the 2015 World Series championship team. Another of MLB's electric young stars gone way too soon, following the September death of Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez in a boating accident. A separate car accident Sunday in the Dominican Republic claimed the life of Andy Marte, 33, who spent parts of seven seasons in Major League Baseball with the Braves, Indians and...