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Dodgers' Yasiel Puig gets a pass for now among South Florida's Cubans
Dodgers' Yasiel Puig gets a pass for now among South Florida's Cubans

MIAMI -- The tale of Yasiel Puig's death-defying escape from Cuba has proved so captivating, Hollywood has already bought the movie rights. But there's at least one part his story that hasn't been fully told. Before he defected and signed with the Dodgers, Puig allegedly acted as an informant for the Cuban government, accusing at least three people of offering to help him defect and providing testimony that landed all three in prison, according to court documents filed here in South Florida and in Cuba. "That is among the worst things that you can be among the Cubans, is to be an informer," said Pedro Roig, a senior consultant with the Institute for Cuban and Cuban-American Studies at...

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