Culiacán, Sinaloa

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Culiacán is a city in northwestern Mexico and is the largest city and capital of the state of Sinaloa. It is 150 miles north-west of Mazatlan, Sinaloa and 120 miles south-east of Los Mochis, Sinaloa.

Culiacan hosted the Caribbean Series in 2001 and 2017. It is the site of a youth academy run by Major League Baseball in cooperation with the state government which opened in January 2017.

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  • Jesse Sanchez: "MLB unveils 'ambitious' Mexican academy: Inaugural class of 45 prospects includes brother of Dodgers' phenom Urias", mlb.com, February 6, 2017. [1]