Baseball great Mike Piazza poses wearing his gangster costume in the costume room at the Miami City Ballet studios in Miami Beach during his costume fitting Tuesday morning. Piazza is performing in Miami City Ballet's May 3 production of George Balanchine¿s Slaughter on Tenth Avenue. It is a non-dancing role. Watching in the background are Miami City Ballet costume designer and director (left) Haydee Morales and (right) costume Taylor Eddie Perez.
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