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Sean Rodriguez reflects on offseason car crash, time with Pirates

Sean Rodriguez, the Atlanta Brave, looks much like he did the past two years in Pittsburgh. The main differences may be the additional streaks of gray mixed in his long black hair and beard, byproducts perhaps of a winter during which Rodriguez and his family relocated in free agency and were involved in a harrowing car crash near their Miami home.

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Red Sox great Luis Tiant: Everybody deserves a chance

Former MLB pitcher Luis Tiant was the special guest at BB&T BallPark on Wednesday for the Charlotte Knights vs Pawtucket Red Sox game. Tiant spoke with the media about Knights second baseman Yoan Moncada, injuries to pitchers today, Cuba and being blessed.
Jeff Siner jsiner@charlotteobserver.com
Red Sox great Luis Tiant: Everybody deserves a chance 2:28

Red Sox great Luis Tiant: Everybody deserves a chance

Honoring Negro League players at BB&T BallPark 1:39

Honoring Negro League players at BB&T BallPark

Frances Crockett to be honored by Charlotte Knights 1:15

Frances Crockett to be honored by Charlotte Knights

Scenes from the 2016 Triple-A All Star Game 1:36

Scenes from the 2016 Triple-A All Star Game