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Founded in 1939 by Pedrin Zorrilla, the Cangrejeros de Santurce (Santurce Crabbers) have represented Santurce in the Puerto Rican League. They won pennants in 1951, 1953, 1955, 1959, 1962, 1965, 1967, 1971, 1973, 1991, 1993 and 2000; through 2009, their 12 pennants are second in league annals behind the 15 won by the Indios de Mayagüez. The Cangrejeros have also won five Caribbean Series - 1951, 1953, 1955, 1993 and 2000 Caribbean Series. Through 2009, they have won the most Caribbean Series of any Puerto Rican team and are second in Series titles among all nations behind only the Tigres del Licey.

Past managers have included Vic Harris, George Scales, Bus Clarkson, Herman Franks, Vernon Benson, Preston Gomez, Earl Weaver, Frank Robinson and Mako Oliveras. Past stars have included Willard Brown, Bob Thurman, Raymond Brown, Luis Olmo, Roberto Clemente, Orlando Cepeda, Roy Campanella, Ray Dandridge, Tom Lasorda, Luis R. Cabrera, Rubén Gómez, Juan Pizarro, Josh Gibson, Satchel Paige, Bob Thurman, Valmy Thomas, Leon Day, Willie Mays, Bus Clarkson, George Crowe, Sam Jones, Don Zimmer, Paul Blair, Bob Gibson, Tony Pérez, Jim Palmer, Reggie Jackson, Dusty Baker, Ron Cey, Robin Yount, Juan Beniquez, Rubén Sierra, Roberto Alomar, Juan González and Hector Villanueva.

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Liga de Béisbol Profesional de Puerto Rico
Lobos de Arecibo · Criollos de Caguas · Gigantes de Carolina · Atenienses de Manatí · Indios de Mayagüez · Leones de Ponce

Former Teams: Vaqueros de Bayamón · Caguas-Guayama · Guayama · Senadores de San Juan · Cangrejeros de Santurce
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