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SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Yoshihisa Hirano is not one for formalities. “Please call me Yoshi,” the new Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher said Monday to open his introductory news conference. The 33-year-old right-hander agreed in December to a $6 million, two-year contract with the Diamondbacks after 12 seasons with Orix of Japan’s Pacific League. With his wife and
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CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan authorities say police have rescued the mother of Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz three days after she was kidnapped. Zulia state Gov. Omar Prieto announced Sunday evening on his Twitter account that 72-year-old Ana Isabel Soto was rescued earlier in the day by judicial police, state police and other security officers.
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Baseball’s international tournament of the winter season came to a conclusion in Guadalajara, Mexico, as the Criollos de Caguas of Puerto Rico reigned victorious after defeating the Águilas Cibaeñas of the Dominican Republic in dramatic fashion Thursday in the Caribbean Series championship game. The 9-4 win capped an emotional season for Puerto Rico’s Criollos in
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