Latinos account for 31% of professional players and a growing percentage of the fanbase but many owners line up with presidential policies seen as hostile

In between rounds of batting practice in the Florida sun, the Venezuelan-born Minnesota Twins catcher Willians Astudillo comes over and takes off his catcher’s mask, revealing a mess of blond-highlighted curly hair.

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