Edgar Martinez allows anyone to use the batting cage in the backyard of his house in the Maguayo sector of Dorado, Puerto Rico. Karlos Rivera, cousin of Edgar, is pictured here. (Juan Luis Martinez / Special for The Seattle Times)
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On his path to the Hall of Fame, Edgar Martinez never forgot his humble hometown in Puerto Rico

To know Edgar Martinez, you must know Maguayo. And to know Maguayo, you must first know Felipe's Place, the sprawling, open-air establishment a block away from where Edgar took his first swings. "This is Edgar's clubhouse," a relative told Larry Stone on his visit to Edgar's hometown of Dorado, Puerto Rico.  VIEW

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