Tagged: Cuban League Heroes photo gallery

Yulieski Gourriel

Slugging Sancti Spiritus infielder Yulieski Gourriel was picked by BASEBALL AMERICA as the top non-major-league-signed prospect playing in the inaugurual 2006 World Baseball Classic.

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Pedro Luis Lazo

Ace of the Pinar del Rio staff and former teammate of Jose Contreras, Pedro Lazo is closing in on the all-time Cuban League record (of 234) for career victories. Lazo is a closer on the national team and saved Cuba’s biggest win ever vs. the Dominicans in the WBC semifinals.