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Sano's work visa completes Twins deal

Updated: December 5, 2009, 2:35 PM ET
By Enrique Rojas | ESPNdeportes.com

Dominican shortstop prospect Miguel Sano, suspected by Major League Baseball of being older than his age on record, 16, has been granted a U.S. work visa, completing his $3.15 million bonus deal with the Minnesota Twins.

"It's a great relief for all of us, for me, Miguel and his family," Sano's agent, Rob Plummer, told ESPNdeportes.com during a telephone interview Saturday.

Sano's visa was approved Friday by the U.S. Consulate in the Dominican Republic, according to Plummer. ...

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