September 11, 2000 | Brian Cazeneuve
Led by veteran stars such as first baseman Orestes Kindelán (left). Cuba has never lost an Olympic baseball game, amassing an 18-0 record and outscoring opponents 213-75 en route to two gold medals. That should...
June 05, 2000
PETER ANGELOSOrioles owner, on North Carolina Senator Jesse Helms's request that the Justice Department investigate rumors that the Orioles refuse to sign defectors from Cuba: "This presents the best argument yet for...
May 01, 2000 | Charles Hirshberg
Pitching Around Fidelby S.L. PriceHarper Collins, $24
November 29, 1999
Last Thursday in a raucous estadio in Havana, Fidel Castro earned a victory cigar and Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez entered the pantheon of politicians who couldn't back up their smack. Chávez capped a four-day...
November 08, 1999 | John Paul Newport
As the country's first pro tournament in 41 years made clear, golf in Cuba has come a long way, and has a long way to go