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  1. MLB: The hypocrisy of the minor league drug policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Call to the Pen

    ... violence, but there is a disturbing trend when it comes to the punishments. Only Jose Torres (100 games), Hector Olivera (82 games), Roberto Osuna (75 games), and Jose Reyes (51 games) were suspended for more than minor league players get for ...

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  2. Dodgers' Matt Kemp is nostalgic about his time in Atlanta, and the Braves are still fond of himRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... career in Atlanta lasted 171 games. It began when the San Diego Padres traded him in July 2016, receiving Hector Olivera and cash from the Braves in return. It ended last December, when the Dodgers traded Brandon McCarthy, Adrian Gonzalez, Scott ...

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  3. Atlanta Braves 2018 top 125 prospects: top 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2018 | Tomahawk Take

    ... more than willing to discuss when I'm wrong. Heck, that first year's list (before the update in January) had Hector Olivera #2 and Manny Banuelos #3, above lots of guys that should have been much higher. Of course, that list also had William ...

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  4. Atlanta Braves 2018 top 125 prospects: 26-50Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Tomahawk Take

    ... more than willing to discuss when I'm wrong. Heck, that first year's list (before the update in January) had Hector Olivera #2 and Manny Banuelos #3, above lots of guys that should have been much higher. Of course, that list also had William ...

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  5. The Day AfterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2018 | Talking Chop

    ... to watch this offseason will no doubt be the investigation into the signings of international players like Hector Olivera. The Federal Bureau of Investigation is already going to be meeting with an ex-Braves official (possibly Gordon Blakely or John ...

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  6. Dodgersa Matt Kemp is nostalgic about his time in Atlanta, and the Braves are still fond of himRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2018 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... career in Atlanta lasted 171 games. It began when the San Diego Padres traded him in July 2016, receiving Hector Olivera and cash from the Braves in return. It ended last December, when the Dodgers traded Brandon McCarthy, Adrian Gonzalez, Scott ...

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  7. Report: FBI, Department of Justice probing Dodgers' Latin American...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2018 | Philly.com

    ... and other personnel." Most notably, Yahoo's sources say investigators are looking into the signing of Hector Olivera in 2015 . Olivera, who is from Cuba, agreed to a $62.5 million contract with the Dodgers, who later traded him to the Braves. ...

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  8. Atlanta Braves are part of an FBI investigation, Grand Jury inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2018 | Tomahawk Take

    ... at least one former Atlanta Braves official as well as people involved with the signing of Cuban star Hector Olivera , who agreed to a deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers before being traded to the Braves . Multiple witnesses have agreed to cooperate ...

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  9. Report: Federal grand jury investigating MLB's international player development systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2018 | MSNBC

    ... are involved. Passan notes that, at present, the investigation is centering on the signing of former player Hector Olivera who was scouted by the Braves, signed by the Dodgers and was later traded to the Braves before leaving the league in disgrace ...

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  10. MLB Teams' International Dealings Reportedly Under Federal InvestigationRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2018 | BleacherReport

    A federal grand jury has launched an investigation into Major League Baseball's international dealings, according to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan . A full list of those being investigated has not been made public, although Passan reports at least one ex-Atlanta Braves official and people involved in the signing of Cuban phenom Hector Olivera have been subpoenaed.

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  11. Toronto Blue Jays still consider Roberto Osuna their closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2018 | Call to the Pen

    ... for the Blue Jays again . His suspension is the third longest for domestic violence in MLB history, trailing Hector Olivera and Jose Torres . Olivera never played in the majors again following his suspension, and Torres has essentially been banned ...

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  12. Trade check-in: that three-team, 13-player mega swap at the 2015 deadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Minor League Ball

    ... had for a handful of months. That's what the Marlins do. For the Braves, the deal was made to get Cuban star Hector Olivera . That meant surrendering top prospect Peraza and former second-round lefty Alex Wood. So. Who won? Who lost? Who did neither ...

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  13. Blue Jays: This is bigger than when Roberto Osuna can returnRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | Jays Journal

    ... long he'll be on the sidelines, and all we've really got to go on are the previous suspensions to guys like Hector Olivera (82 games), Jose Reyes (51 games), Aroldis Chapman (30 games), Jeurys Familia (15 games), and Steven Wright (15 game). Major ...

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  14. Metrics 101: Exposing MLB's Worst Contracts Entering 2018 SeasonRead the original story

    Mar 28, 2018 | BleacherReport

    ... be active rather than dead money. So, don't expect to find Pablo Sandoval, Yasmany Tomas, Rusney Castillo, Hector Olivera, Prince Fielder or Adrian Gonzalez listed here. Deals must also be at least two years old. So, nothing that began in 2017 or is ...

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  15. Jose Torres placed on restricted list, faces domestic violence chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... of outcome where Jose Torres remains with the team given the severity of the allegations. The Padres released Hector Olivera in 2016 after a "bad contract" swap with the Braves thanks to similar allegations levied at Olivera . MLB may also choose to ...

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  16. Red Sox P Steven Wright charged with domestic assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | Sporting News

    ... ing suspensions ranging from 15 to 82 games and all accepting the bans without appeal. Only Braves outfielder Hector Olivera - who was suspended 82 games - ultimately faced charges.

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  17. Boston Red Sox pitcher Steven Wright arrested on alleged domestic assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | USA Today

    ... ranging from 15 to 82 games and all accepting the bans without appeal. Only Atlanta Braves outfielder Hector Olivera who received an 82-game suspension ultimately faced charges. Wright, a 33-year-old knuckleballer, was an All-Star in 2016 but ...

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  18. Red Sox Pitcher Steven Wright Arrested On Domestic Assault ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... comment at this time." Five players have been suspended under MLB 's relatively new domestic violence policy: Hector Olivera (82 games), Jose Reyes (51 games), Aroldis Chapman (30 games), Jeurys Familia (15 games), and Derek Norris . Norris was ...

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  19. The Dodgers are still lurking around Giancarlo Stanton, who is ready to break your heartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | McCovey Chronicles

    ... . This is the franchise that spent a combined $117 million on Yasiel Sierra, Erisbel Arruebarrena, and Hector Olivera, and now they can't scrounge up an additional $150 million or so to secure a 28-year-old MVP who is desperate to play for them? It ...

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