After an injury-plagued 2013 campaign, Johnny Cueto is back in Spring Training looking to regain his status as the Cincinnati Reds' ace. Cueto spent time during the offseason training at the Reds' academy in the Dominican Republic. More
Hours before the Dominican Republic was bounced from the Caribbean Series, reliever Carlos Marmol agreed to a one-year deal with the Miami Marlins. Marmol has recorded 117 saves in eight Major League seasons. More
Robinson Cano hopes to excite Seattle in 2014 and beyond. Mariners fans are looking forward to the All-Star's debut. More than 10,000 people attended the first day of FanFest, which included an appearance by Cano. More
Eight months after winning the 2013 World Baseball Classic, members of the Dominican Republic team celebrated with a parade in the streets of Santo Domingo. The D.R. defeated Puerto Rico, 3-0, for the title on March 18. More
Dave Valle and his wife, Vicky, started Esperanza International as a response to the commitment they made while seeing widespread poverty in the Dominican Republic during his stint playing winter ball there in 1985. Read
David Ortiz collected his 2,000th career hit on Sept. 4 with a sixth-inning double against the Tigers. The game was briefly put on hold so the 33,720 fans in attendance could honor the longtime designated hitter. More
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