By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Jury selection got underway Friday for the trial of Felipe Vazquez.
The former Pirates closer is accused of having a sexual relationship with a girl in Scottdale, beginning when she was just 13 years old.
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The Pirates suspended him when he was arrested in 2019.