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Rey Ordonez (1993)

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The second Cuban baseball defector to the U.S. (the first was Rene Arocha in 1991), Ordonez won three consecutive Gold Gloves at shortstop for the Mets (1997-99). From 1999-2000, he set a record, playing 101 consecutive games without a fielding error.