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With Juan Soto joining the San Diego Padres, that team is likely to become THE Dominican favorite to watch. Juan Soto and Fernando Tatis Jr are contemporaries. They played together as teenagers when they were 15 and 16. They will now be catching up on the friendship. Commenting on the trade, Fernando Tatis says he is blessed that Juan Soto has joined the team.

“We are going to put up a show; it will be fun to watch,” Tatis said in an interview with Marty Caswell. A trip of Dominican players makes for a Padres power lineup. Soto, Tatis and National League MVP candidate Manny Machado are on the lineup. Machado was born and raised in Florida, but he is also of Dominican heritage.

Juan Soto is wishing “good luck” to the opponent team pitchers, as reported in Diario Libre. Soto recently won the Home Run Derby during the All Stars Game of the MLB. He...

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