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Cuba Returns To The Caribbean Series


Cuba Returns To The Caribbean Series

Yulieski Gourriel considered one of the best Cuban players today. (Photo courtesy WBBC.COM)

After years of being absent from the Caribbean Series, Cuba will return this 2014 represented by its Baseball Champions, Villa Clara.

The team will be reinforced by six additional players from other teams in the Cuban league one of them being, Yuleiski Gourriel considered the best player in Cuba.

As usual, the Cubans will generate a lot of publicity as many of their players are not known as well as players from the other participating countries of Mexico, Venezuela, Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico.

Gourriel a Sancti Speiritus third baseman (former second baseman), has been a contributing factor to Cuba’s gold medal in the 2004 Olympics and World Cup Championships in 2003 and 2005 where he led all batter with 8 home runs.

About Julio Pabón

Julio is President and Founder of Latino Sports LLC., the parent company of Julio is a product of the South Bronx where he still lives and runs his businesses. Julio has written and has been interviewed for numerous publication and networks on sports & political issues. He has been an activist promoting social justice and respect for all communities. He is a recognized motivational speaker, was an adjunct professor of American History and presently volunteer's as a lecturer in local South Bronx High Schools. His primary goal is to make a multi-facet sports portal that will engender social and economic empowerment to the Latino community.

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