The Havana’s Latinoamericano stadium getting ready for Obama's visit
President Barack Obama will attend an exhibition baseball game, March 22, between MLB Tampa Bay Rays and a Cuban selection at Havana’s Latinoamericano stadium.
Ben Rhodes, National Security Advisor for Obama wrote on his Twitter account that @POTUS (Obama) will attend the exhibition game between @RaysBaseball and a Cuban team in Cuba.
The White House advisor said that they are very happy to strengthen links between the two countries through the passion of baseball.
The visit by the Tampa Bay Rays will be the second by a MLB team to Cuba since 1999, when the Baltimore Orioles faced a national team at the Latinoamericano stadium.