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News Venezuela » Sports: Yankees prospect recovering well after being shot in Venezuela

News channel or source: https://sports.yahoo.com/yankees-prospect-recovering-well-shot-venezuela-215901690.html
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

New York Yankees prospect Thairo Estrada was shot during an alleged armed robbery attempt in Venezuela, manager Aaron Boone revealed on Friday. According to Boone, a bullet is still lodged in Estrada’s right hip. Fortunately, it’s the only injury ...

News Venezuela » Sports: Yankees prospect Thairo Estrada shot during robbery in Venezuela

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/yankees-prospect-thairo-estrada-shot-during-robbery-in-venezuela/ar-BBJeeNV
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Venezuela continues to be a dangerous place for baseball players and their families. It’s not a well kept secret that the South American nation has dealt with its fair share of violence. And now, the New York Yankees are finding this out first-hand ...

News Venezuela » Sports: Mother of Pirates catcher Elias Diaz rescued in Venezuela from kidnappers

News channel or source: https://www.cbssports.com/mlb/news/mother-of-pirates-catcher-elias-diaz-rescued-in-venezuela-from-kidnappers/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Late last week, news broke that the mother of Pirates catcher Elias Diaz had been kidnapped in her native Venezuela. Unfortunately, thanks to political unrest, kidnappings have become all too uncommon in the country. Rays catcher Wilson Ramos (then with ...

News Venezuela » Sports: Junior Moreno left economic crisis in Venezuela for stability in MLS. He’s not alone.

News channel or source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/soccer-insider/wp/2018/02/07/junior-moreno-left-economic-crisis-in-venezuela-for-stability-in-mls-hes-not-alone/
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

“There is no escaping the fact that the realities of the situation currently in Venezuela — socially, politically, economically — affects every aspect of life, including professional sports,” ESPN analyst Alejandro Moreno, a former MLS and ...

News Venezuela » Sports: Official: US says ex-Venezuela oil czar took bribes

News channel or source: https://www.goskagit.com/news/world/official-us-says-ex-venezuela-oil-czar-took-bribes/article_52d014c7-445d-521b-ad0a-e474762925f5.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

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News Venezuela » Sports: Venezuela: Kidnapped mother of Pirates player rescued

News channel or source: http://www.timesonline.com/sports/20180212/venezuela-kidnapped-mother-of-pirates-player-rescued
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan authorities said police have rescued the mother of Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz, three days after she was kidnapped. Zulia state Gov. Omar Prieto announced Sunday evening on his Twitter account that 72-year-old ...

News Venezuela » Sports: Pittsburgh Pirates Catcher Elias Diaz's Mother Rescued After Being Kidnapped in Venezuela

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/pittsburgh-pirates-catcher-elias-diazs-mother-rescued-after-being-kidnapped-in-venezuela/ar-BBJ3LWH
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Elias Diaz’s mother is back with her family after she was kidnapped allegedly by rogue police officers in her home country of Venezuela. Ana Soto, 72, was taken from her home in the town of Maracaibo on Thursday ...

News Venezuela » Sports: Joaquin Oliver, Florida school shooting victim: 'Guac' loved sports, graffiti, hip hop

News channel or source: http://www.orlandosentinel.com/fl-reg-florida-school-shooting-joaquin-oliver-obit-20180215-story.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Joaquin Oliver became a naturalized American citizen in January 2017. Born in Venezuela, he moved to the United States with his family at the age of 3. Among friends at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, he was known as “Guac,” a moniker that ...

News Venezuela » Sports: Fiery Venezuela image wins AFP photographer top award nod

News channel or source: http://www.france24.com/en/20180214-fiery-venezuela-image-wins-afp-photographer-top-award-nod
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

"It doesn't matter whether my pictures stay on my computer or get published worldwide, but this (nomination) means people will see what's happening" in Venezuela ... and Oliver Scarff running in the sports singles category with his photo of an annual ...