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Throwing a Curveball: Playing in Havana Changes Up Pitcher’s Perspective

WINDUP: Kenny Rosenberg pitched eight strikeouts during a game in Havana, Cuba on February 15, winning 7-1. The baseball and softball teams spent their Febuary break playing against local teams and experiencing Cuban culture. Photo by: Kristie Lee

By Kenny Rosenberg

March 29, 2013

When I first stepped off the plane, it was hot, it was humid, and it felt as though everyone was watching me. It’s not every day that an American high school baseball team travels to Havana, Cuba, to play against local teams. The first team we faced was a municipal team formed from one of the ...