Baseball in the Dominican

Epi Guerrero, right, talks while a player takes batting practice at Guerrero's academy in Villa Mella, Dominican Republic. It has been discovered that 540 Dominican major league and minor league players had a different identity or were a different age, including Angels pitcher Ervin Santana, who lowered his age by a year, and Dodgers shortstop Rafael Furcal, who said he was 19 when he was really 21 when he was with the Atlanta Braves.
Kena Betancur / For The Times
Copyright © 2018, The Baltimore Sun, a Baltimore Sun Media Group publication | Place an Ad