The Baltimore Orioles played two exhibition games against the Cuban National Team in March 1999.

This Day in Baseball: Orioles Play Historic Game Against Cuban National Team

Although Cuba and the United States have a complicated history, both countries also carry a deep history with baseball. The Baltimore Orioles and Major League Baseball used that connection to their advantage and played a historic two-game series against the Cuban National Team after travel to Cuba became easier. The first game took place on …