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Henry Urrutia having visa trouble

Henry Urrutia having visa trouble

PostPost #1 by Jordan Tuwiner » December 20th, 2012, 1:16 pm

http://www.baseballamerica.com/blog/pro ... documents/

Two of the top Cuban players signed in 2012 are having trouble acquiring visas after using documents claiming permanent Haitian residency, according to multiple international sources.

Omar Luis, a 20-year-old Cuban lefty who signed with the Yankees for $4 million on July 1, and Henry Urrutia, a 25-year-old Cuban corner outfielder who signed with the Orioles for $778,500 on July 6, have not yet been able to acquire their visas. Both of them, according to Baseball America's sources, are still stuck in Haiti.
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Re: Henry Urrutia having visa trouble

PostPost #2 by BuckMagic » December 20th, 2012, 1:44 pm

This is disappointing....but thankfully I do not believe it is as big of a deal due to his age.

Hopefully he is in the states by spring training...
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