The Pittsburgh Pirates are facing a lawsuit from a former prospect named Rudy Guzman, who played three seasons in the Dominican Summer League. He is suing the team for $10 M for "moral, social, psychological, professional, labor and economic damages" according to Diario Libre, who broke the story last week.
The only reason you're hearing about the story now is because I stumbled upon the link on Wednesday morning while searching for something else Pirates related in Spanish links. As with any ongoing lawsuit, the team obviously isn't commenting now on the situation.
According to the Diario Libre article, Guzman claims in the lawsuit that he failed to receive his bonus in 2014, which was originally $100,000, then lowered to $70,000. He points out that Rene Gayo originally convinced hi...
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