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Pardinho becoming face of baseball from BrazilPHOENIX -- The new face of baseball in Brazil has dimples, poofy boy-band hair and a tiny black bead pierced into his left earlobe. Eric Pardinho's voice will probably drop another octave before he signs what could be a record-setting signing bonus for a Brazilian teenager when the international signing period starts July 2. By then, he might have a driver's license and maybe the newest smartphone, too. At least he hopes so.