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Rinku Singh and Dinesh Patel won a reality show contest in India to come to the US and become professional baseball players. Both signed minor league contracts with the Pittsburgh Pirates and were sent to the Gulf Coast League, a rookie league beneath short season A in pro ball’s hierarchy. It’s the destination for most high school draft prospects — late teens like Rinku and Dinesh — and is an entry-level to professional baseball.
According to an AP report, Rinku got his first win yesterday, striking out the only batter he faced. Click here to read it.