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Tanner Spallina, a catcher on the Verrado High School baseball team, hugs Daryl McKinsey at the school in Buckeye, Ariz.
Tanner Spallina, a catcher on the Verrado High School baseball team, hugs Daryl McKinsey at the school in Buckeye, Ariz.
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Kate Linthicum is a foreign correspondent for the Los Angeles Times based in Mexico City.