For Yordan Alvarez, it just takes one swing to make a difference

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For Yordan Alvarez, it just takes one swing to make a difference
For Yordan Alvarez, it just takes one swing to make a difference

Yordan Alvarez is living more than a dream. More than the goal of playing Major League Baseball that developed as he blossomed into a player as a kid in Las Tunas, Cuba. He never thought about big hits in the playoffs or home runs in the World Series. MLB playoff games are not major events, or events at all, in Cuba. His affinity for the game had nothing to do with October baseball or the Fall Classic. “I just had a dream to play baseball because I love the game,” Alvarez said Monday through an interpreter. “Obviously, I didn't know what the postseason was, what the World Series was, to this extent. To come to the U.S. and to play baseball and perform in the minor leagues and then get to the

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