Jose Contreras goes home

January 29, 2013, 12:30 pm
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Jose Contreras defected from Cuba in 2002 while playing a game in Mexico. When he did that, and especially after signing a $32 million contract with the New York Yankees, he became persona non grata in Cuba.  He, like all other defectors, were barred from returning home and labeled traitors. But a change in Cuban law that…