Why so many baseball players are Dominican

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Sources: Dominican Baseball: New Pride, Old Prejudice by Alan Klein https://www.amazon.com/Dominican-Base... Sugarball: The American Game, the Dominican Dream by Alan Klein https://www.amazon.com/Sugarball-Amer... Pitching Democracy: Baseball and Politics in the Dominican Republic by April Yoder https://www.amazon.com/Pitching-Democ... Playing America’s Game: Baseball, Latinos and the Color Line by Adrian Burgos https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Americ... Further reading/watching: MLB’s International Draft would Affect Dominican Republic https://www.nytimes.com/2022/07/24/sp... ‘A failed system’: A corrupt process exploits Dominican baseball prospects. Is an international draft really the answer? https://theathletic.com/3080470/2022/... Inside Baseball’s Dominican Sweatshop System https://www.typeinvestigations.org/in... Baseball Is A Field Of Dreams — And Dashed Hopes — For Dominicans https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsand... MLB’s neo colonial practices in the Dominican Republic Academy system https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/...
 
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Baseball been berry berry good....
 
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Sources: Dominican Baseball: New Pride, Old Prejudice by Alan Klein https://www.amazon.com/Dominican-Base... Sugarball: The American Game, the Dominican Dream by Alan Klein https://www.amazon.com/Sugarball-Amer... Pitching Democracy: Baseball and Politics in the Dominican Republic by April Yoder https://www.amazon.com/Pitching-Democ... Playing America’s Game: Baseball, Latinos and the Color Line by Adrian Burgos https://www.amazon.com/Playing-Americ... Further reading/watching: MLB’s International Draft would Affect Dominican Republic https://www.nytimes.com/2022/07/24/sp... ‘A failed system’: A corrupt process exploits Dominican baseball prospects. Is an international draft really the answer? https://theathletic.com/3080470/2022/... Inside Baseball’s Dominican Sweatshop System https://www.typeinvestigations.org/in... Baseball Is A Field Of Dreams — And Dashed Hopes — For Dominicans https://www.npr.org/sections/goatsand... MLB’s neo colonial practices in the Dominican Republic Academy system https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/...
As well as "The Tropic of Baseball," by Rob Ruck.