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Is Venezuelan baseball down and out?

There used to be more than a dozen Major League baseball teams running training academies in Venezuela, but now there are just five left.

One of the major reasons for pulling out is the difficulty they have encountered trying to do business in the South American country.

Much of the country's home-grown talent is now going abroad as a result, as the BBC's Sarah Grainger reports.

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