HAVANA TIMES – Cuban baseball players Alfredo Despaigne and Yordanis Samon are officially on the payroll of the Campeche Pirates of the Mexican Baseball League, reported Prensa Latina.
Besides the two sluggers, Cuban infIelder Michel Enriquez, was already playing on the same team.
According to the Cuban Baseball Federation, the three players will return to home to Cuba and their local teams once the commitment with the Mexican sports organization ends in August.
Last season pitcher Pedro Luis Lazo, retired from Cuban baseball, also played with the Campeche Pirates.
No information has been disclosed as to the details of the agreement between the Cuban sports authorities, the Mexican Baseball League and the players themselves.