The Cubans are coming, the Cubans are coming!
Anyway, they’d better be. The Dodgers are what you might call heavily invested in Cuba. They’ve sent more money to Cubans than the entire country of Venezuela.
The market on Cuban free-agent players remains comparatively unregulated and the Dodgers have taken advantage like a teenager out with a parent’s credit card. Spend, and if that didn’t work, spend some more.
In the 3½ years since the Dodgers signed outfielder Yasiel Puig, they have spent more than $230 million...