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Love of baseball an eternal link between Tampa Bay, Cuba

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It isn’t that far, really. Unless, of course, you are traveling through politics. When the Tampa Bay Rays play Tuesday in Havana against the Cuban National team, it will be only 321 miles away from home. But it goes through old embargoes and the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Bay of Pigs and Fidel and Fredo betraying Michael and defectors and a lifetime of hard feelings. On the other hand, there is baseball. Cuba has always loved baseball, despite Fidel…

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