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Spring Training Blog: Feb. 26, 2008

Updated: February 27, 2008, 9:18 AM ET

D-BACKS RELIEVER PENA GETS VISA (7:51 p.m. ET)

Arizona reliever Tony Pena got his visa and the Diamondbacks said that he was en route to spring training.

The right-hander has had problems getting permission to return from his native Dominican Republic since it was discovered in 2004 that Pena was pitching in the Diamondbacks' minor league system using the name and birth date of his younger cousin, Adriano Rosario.

The 26-year-old Pena was an important part of the strong ...

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