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Yasiel Puig #66 of the Los Angeles Dodgers warms up during batting practice before MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on July 22, 2013 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (credit: Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Suit Alleges Puig Lied About Smuggling Plan

A lawsuit seeking $12 million from Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig says he and his mother lied to Cuban authorities about a plan to smuggle the player out of the country.

07/22/2013

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Jay-Z Drops ‘Open Letter’ To Cuba Critics

For days, Jay-Z and Beyonce have been on the receiving end of some pretty bad press for taking an authorized anniversary vacation in Cuba, but now, Jay is coming back swinging.

04/11/2013

US singer Beyonce (R) and her husband US rap singer Jay-Z (L) watch the men's final match between Spain's Rafael Nadal and Sweden's Robin Soderling in the French Open tennis championship at the Roland Garros stadium, on June 6, 2010, in Paris.  AFP PHOTO BERTRAND GUAY (Photo credit should read BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)

Visiting Cuba For Americans Not The Taboo It Once Was

Beyonce and Jay-Z’s recent trip to Cuba set off a firestorm of protest.

04/10/2013

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Dodgers’ Puig Recovering From Staph Infection

Outfielder Yasiel Puig, who signed a $42 million, seven-year contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers this summer, is recovering from a staph infection in the back of his right elbow.

10/09/2012

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Dodgers’ Puig Finally Gets To Playing Baseball

Cuban outfielder Yasiel Puig finally is getting to work with the Los Angeles Dodgers.

07/12/2012

Dodgers Officially Sign Cuban Yasiel Puig

The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed Cuban outfielder Yasiel Puig (Ya-see-el Pweeg) to a seven-year contract.

06/29/2012

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Mexico Overwhelms Cuba 5-0 Despite Suspensions

Javier Hernandez and Giovani Dos Santos scored two goals apiece and Mexico overcame the distraction of a potential doping scandal to beat Cuba 5-0 on Thursday night andremain unbeaten in the CONCACAF Gold Cup.

06/09/2011

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