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Stories with person: Yulieski Gourriel
  • US-Cuba relations challenge ballplayers choosing pro path story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Apr-21-15 5:52 pm

    SCOTTSDALE, Arizona - Yasmany Tomas had three choices to continue his baseball career: stay in Cuba and make up to $2,500 a month, play in Japan with a shot at a million dollar contract, or give up family and life in the island on hopes of hitting the jackpot in the major leagues.