Cuban prospect Roberto Campos reunites with part of his family in the US.

The player left a Cuban delegation when they were playing a little league tournament in the Dominican Republic in July 2016.

Roberto Campos and his family Photo © Facebook/Francys Romero

The 20-year-old Cuban baseball playerRoberto Campos, lived an exciting and unique experience when he was able to reunite with part of his family on a playing field, after several years without being able to physically hug them.

“Cuban prospect Roberto Campos was reunited yesterday with part of his family at an advanced Class-A match,” sports journalist Francys Romero said on his Facebook profile.

Likewise, the reporter assured that “after 8 years they were able to see him play again on a baseball field.”

Roberto Campos was 13 years old when he decided to desert with his brother Raúl, one year older, at the end of an international children's tournament in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, in the summer of 2016.

At that time he was the youngest baseball player in the history of Cuban baseball to escape from an official delegation from the island..

In 2019, three years after that getaway,Roberto managed to sign a three million dollar deal with the Detroit TigersWhen the day opens for signing contracts with talents by the clubs of theMajor League Baseball (MLB).

So far this year in the advanced Class A category, the habanero,born June 14, 2003, has a modest performance with the Detroit Tigers branch.

Last Tuesday, April 23, Campos dispatched threehits in his five at-bats, with one run scored and two RBIs. In this way he raised his anemic average to .222, according to the digital portalCuban ball in the USA.

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