Theme: Sports

“Baseball in our Blood”

In its Cold War zeal, the Reagan administration relentlessly sought to portray the Sandinista revolution as a projection of Soviet-Cuban power in “our backyard.” It once used intelligence…

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Baseball Dreams

Not many visitors to Havana make their way to the back streets of Marianao, but when I took my first trip to Cuba in 1974, it was high on my list. I was carrying gifts from Red Sox pitcher Luis Tiant…

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¡Gooooal!

There are many ways to be introduced to soccer. You can play when you’re young (or not so young), you can listen or watch the media, or you can be a…

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