Leslie Anderson Camagüey Bull to Bull Durham and Back.

The inaugural World Baseball Classic in 2006 looks like a text book case of unintended consequences for Cuba. Cuba finished 2nd to Japan in a hotly contested tournament. Even as the runner up, it cemented their status as a World… Continue Reading

Little League Baseball in Havana Cuba

Cuba’s passion for baseball is immense, but it has its boundaries. Ingenuity in the face of lacking equipment is what propelled many players to become the best. Nothing could hold Cuban kids back from developing the skills even if they… Continue Reading

Visiting Cuba During the Digital Revolution

Classic Cars Havana’s Malecon

Visiting Cuba as a tourist, even if you venture off the beaten path and experience something closer to the “real Cuba” can cloud your perspective. Cubans are a people so immensely proud that will give you the shirt off their… Continue Reading

Inside the Dugout: @AndyBisAnArtist

Andy Brown British Artist

Andy Brown is an award-winning British artist you can follow him on social media via @AndyBisAnArtist. For over a half a decade he has travelled the globe. Armed with his paints to document baseball ballparks, stadiums, the players and people… Continue Reading

Havana Metropolitanos: Meet the Mets

Havana Metropolitanos Logo

The Havana Metropolitanos, step right up and Meet the Mets. I have spent an increasing amount of time trying to learn about the teams in the Cuban National Series and their histories. 1977 to present is considered the Modern Series.… Continue Reading

Gawain Owen: Cuba Inside the Dugout

Gawain Owen Interview

Get Inside the Dugout and check out my interview with Gawain Owen. You may not know the name Gawain Owen. He is arguably the top Cuba baseball insider and definitely the biggest expert in Europe. Because of this, you won’t… Continue Reading

Pelota Cubana: Inside the Dugout Full Interview

Inside the Dugout: Pelota Cubana Full Interview w Yusseff Diaz

Get Inside the Dugout on Youtube and Check out Cuba Inside the Dugout. My Full interview with Yusseff Diaz of Pelota Cubana is there NOW via the link below. In this episode I present the full interview with Pelota Cubana’s… Continue Reading

Pelota Cubana: Inside the Dugout

Yusseff Diaz and Phil Selig

Get Inside the Dugout on Youtube and view episode 2. My interview with Pelota Cubana premieres at 7pm on Tuesday, March 2nd 2021 via the link below. In this episode I present part 1 of my interview with Pelota Cubana’s… Continue Reading

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Alfredo Despaigne of Cuba is De Maigne

Alfredo Despaigne Alazanes de Granma

Yoenis Céspedes is considered by many to be the purest power hitter Cuba has ever produced. What if I told you he wasn’t even the best home run hitter on his Cuban National Series team? Let’s find out why Alfredo… Continue Reading