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February 22, 2016 8:51 PM

Mariners closing in on deal with Cuban center fielder

Deal with Guillermo Heredia is in place pending a physical

Heredia defected from Cuba in January 2015

Reports indicate Heredia is a plus-defender with a suspect bat

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Bob Dutton joined The News Tribune in 2013 after more than 25 years at the Kansas City Star, including the last 13 covering baseball and the Royals. He was the president of the Baseball Writers' Association of America in 2008 and serves on the committee that nominates players to the Hall of Fame.

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