Top 10 Celebrities you didn’t know were from Dominican Republic

9. Pedro Alvarez

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Pedro Manuel Álvarez Jr. (born February 6, 1987) is a Dominican-American professional baseball designated hitterand infielder in the Baltimore Orioles organization. He previously played for the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Álvarez was born in the Dominican Republic to Pedro and Luz Alvarez. Alvarez also has a sister. Father of Wilfredo Alvarez. He has one younger brother, Luis Fernandez. As a young boy, he grew up in the Washington Heights neighborhood in the New York City borough of Manhattan.

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