Field of Dreams?

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photoBaseball is as American as apple pie, the fourth of July and ... exploitation? Critics charge that young Latino players are misled by major league dreams.


Steve Fainaru, investigative sports journalist, co-author of "The Duke of Havana: Baseball, Cuba, and the
Search for the American Dream"

David Fidler, Professor of Law and Ira C. Batman Faculty Fellow, Indiana University, co-author of "Stealing Lives: The Globalization of Baseball
and the Tragic Story of Alexis Quiroz"

Roberto Gonzalez-Echavarria, Sterling Professor of Hispanic and Comparative Literatures, Yale University, author of "The Pride of Havana: A History of Cuban Baseball"

This program aired on August 13, 2003.

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Tom Ashbrook Former Host, On Point
Tom Ashbrook is an award-winning journalist and host of WBUR and NPR's On Point.



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