Zetas Smuggling Baseball Player From Cuba?

Several people on the list have sent this story of the LA Dodgers player and human trafficking connections in major league baseball. A lot of greed going on in this story and not all of it can be blamed on the Zetas (IMO). The original story is in the Los Angeles magazine (posted below). Picked up later by ESPN and NPR.

Escape from Cuba: Yasiel Puig’s Untold Journey to the Dodgers | LA Mag

No One Walks Off The Island | ESPN

From Cuba To LA Baseball Diamond, Yasiel Puig’s Dangerous Odyssey | NPR

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Belen is a recent journalism graduate from California State University, Northridge. She's covered a myriad of topics including: women in underserved communities, health, education equality, consumer issues, politics, career and job search. Belen is currently looking for any freelance or permanent writing opportunities. Follow her @journobelen.

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