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  1. Mets sign 2 teen Venezuelan shortstops

    Adam Rubin

    ATLANTA -- The Mets announced that they have signed Venezuelan shortstops Yoel Romero and Edgardo Fermin as the period for signing international 16-year-olds begins. The @mets have signed Yoel Romero, SS from Venezuela #July2nd pic.twitter.com/yM6...

    Blog | July 02, 2014
  2. Wright Thompson -- Soccer night with the Chavez family

    Wright Thompson

    Wright Thompson

    Blog | June 23, 2014
  3. Alex Torres of San Diego Padres says Alex Cobb's injuries spurred...

    William Weinbaum

    The precedent the San Diego Padres reliever Alex Torres set Saturday night by wearing an isoBlox padded cap was rooted in a frightful experience he had just before entering a game for Tampa Bay, just over a year earlier.

    Story | Conversation | June 22, 2014
  4. Verdejo's exposure is growing

    Dan Rafael

    Lightweight Felix Verdejo, a 2012 Puerto Rican Olympian and one of boxing's most significant prospects, fights on Saturday night at New York's Madison Square Garden. But although his scheduled six-round fight with Engelberto Venezuela won't be part o...

    Blog | June 02, 2014
  5. TC: Pitchers deserve Bobby Abreu in lineup

    Adam Rubin

    PHILADELPHIA -- Bobby Abreu was recruited by the Mets this past offseason after playing winter ball in Venezuela for the Dave Hudgens-managed Caracas Lions. Abreu instead elected to sign with the Philadelphia Phillies, where he had played for nine...

    Blog | May 31, 2014
  6. Wildcat Red owners unhappy with Churchill

    Esther Marr

    Josie Delfino, owner of Kentucky Derby contender Wildcat Red with her husband, Salvatore Delfino, is the latest industry member to speak out about her recent experience at Churchill Downs.

    Story | Conversation | May 29, 2014
  7. Abreu joins Mets, will play some outfield

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- Bobby Abreu spent last season at home in Venezuela, out of baseball. Then, around the MLB All-Star break, he started training for the winter-ball season in his native country, trying to revive his career. He certainly caught the eye of...

    Blog | April 21, 2014
  8. Why Only Half of Venezuelans Are in the Streets

    the slums are mostly quietare burning tires and building barricades, while millions of their poorer compatriots sit out 1. Venezuelan incomes increased under Chavez 2. And poverty fell It's natural to compare a go...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  9. Francisco Rodriguez reports to Milwaukee Brewers spring training ...

    Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Francisco Rodriguez reported to spring training Saturday after acquiring a work visa and leaving an unsettled situation in Venezuela.

    Story | Conversation | March 01, 2014
  10. Former boxing world champion Antonio Cermeno killed in Venezuela

    Former boxing world champion Antonio Cermeno was kidnapped and killed in his native Venezuela, police said Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | February 25, 2014
  11. Texas Rangers' Joseph Ortiz 'very lucky' to only break foot

    Richard Durrett

    Texas Rangers pitcher Joseph Ortiz believes he's fortunate that all he suffered in a motorcycle accident in Venezuela this offseason was a broken foot.

    Story | Conversation | February 25, 2014
  12. Belisario situation remains in limbo

    Doug Padilla

    GLENDALE, Ariz. -- As new Chicago White Sox reliever Ronald Belisario remains stuck in his native Venezuela with visa issues, the club will have to start considering alternate bullpen plans if the situation isn't resolved soon. The White Sox will ...

    Blog | February 23, 2014
  13. A show of support for those in Venezuela

    Richard Durrett

    SURPRISE, Ariz. - A handful of Texas Rangers players made posters and waved flags in support of Venezuela and posed for pictures that many of them circulated on Twitter. It was an idea proposed by left-handed pitcher Martin Perez, who came in with...

    Blog | February 22, 2014
  14. Infielder Rojas playing under stress

    Mark Saxon

    GLENDALE, Ariz. - Miguel Rojas said he cries every night. It has nothing to do with the long odds he faces of making the Dodgers' Opening Day roster. The slick-fielding infielder, like Venezuelans at camps all around Florida and Arizona, is worrie...

    Blog | February 20, 2014
  15. Pescara condemn Venezuela player scam

    Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent

    Global news

    Story | Conversation | February 19, 2014
  16. Pablo Sandoval of San Francisco Giants slimmed down, open to exte...

    San Francisco Giants third baseman Pablo Sandoval is thin and happy.

    Story | Conversation | February 15, 2014