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World Baseball Classic: A Look at the Team USA Logo

The World Baseball Classic is underway. Every four years, we see nations from all across the globe gather together to enjoy America’s favorite pastime. Speaking of America, the United States has put together one impressive roster for the WBC. Chris Archer, Sonny Gray, J.A. Happ, Andrew Miller and Marcus Stroman highlight the pitchers that are representing the red, white and blue. Giancarlo Stanton, Andrew McCutchen, Ian Kinsler and Nolan Arenado
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World Baseball Classic: USA Punches Ticket to Semi-Finals

It's March. While most of the sports world is focused on college basketball, there's another big tournament going on that has not disappointed. After two rounds of pool play, the semi-finals for the World Baseball Classic are set. The United States punched their ticket to Los Angeles for the second time in tournament history with a dramatic 6-3 win over the mighty Dominican Republic. The Americans will join Puerto Rico,
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World Baseball Classic: USA Walks it Off in the Tenth

It’s not often you get to see high intensity, competitive baseball games being played in the middle of March. However with the fourth installment of the World Baseball Classic well underway, we’ve gotten everything we could ask for in a tournament. It’s had upsets, comebacks, players making a name for themselves, and even a handful of walk-offs. Friday night, the United States treated fans to a dramatic walk-off win against
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World Baseball Classic: Yoelkis Cespedes, Cuba’s Next Star

The 2017 edition of the World Baseball Classic is officially underway. One of the favorites, Cuba, began their run for a gold medal on Tuesday morning when they took on Japan. They would go on to lose the game but would bounce back nicely with a win over China Tuesday night. While their opening loss wasn't the ideal way to start the tournament, they were able to show off their young star,
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Israel qualified for their first World Baseball Classic last September in Brooklyn.
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World Baseball Classic: Israel Takes First Two

Baseball's biggest tournament is finally underway. The 2017 edition of the World Baseball Classic opened in Seoul on Monday, with a pair of games that did not disappoint. In the wee hours of the morning here in the states, Israel was pitted against hosts South Korea. Israel then returned Monday night to face Chinese Taipei. They would go on to win both games, and further their unbelievable underdog story. [Milkins]
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Six Toronto Blue Jays Will Participate in the World Baseball Classic

The rosters for the World Baseball Classic were officially released yesterday, and six Toronto Blue Jays players will represent their respective countries. Roberto Osuna and Marco Estrada will suit up for Team Mexico in March. Both pitchers had fantastic 2016 campaigns for the Blue Jays, and it is no surprise that they were offered to play for Mexico. The two pitchers will play in a designated pitcher’s pool and can be
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World Baseball Classic Preview: Team Mexico

Teams continue to prepare themselves for the upcoming World Baseball Classic which starts on March 6th. Some teams are more complete than others, such as Team Mexico whose roster is nearly ready to go. With Edgar Gonzalez at the helm once again, Team Mexico will look to improve their fortune in the World Baseball Classic. They’ve played in all three Classics, finishing sixth, eighth, and 11th in 2006, 2009, and
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World Baseball Classic Preview: Team Dominican Republic

The winners of the 2013 World Baseball Classic, the Dominican Republic, are gearing up for a repeat in this year’s installment. The fourth WBC is set to begin in March, and teams have been building their rosters for over two months now. Manager Tony Pena has been hard at work in putting together a championship team, and is it stands now, his squad is the favorite to win the entire
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World Baseball Classic Preview: Team Puerto Rico

The fourth installment of the World Baseball Classic is set to begin in March, and managers are well underway in building their teams for a shot at gold. One of the most promising rosters, as it stands now, is also the youngest. Edwin Rodriguez’s Team Puerto Rico currently features just two players over the age of 30 and harnesses some of the biggest young stars in baseball. Team Puerto Rico finished
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World Baseball Classic Preview: Team USA

The fourth installment of the World Baseball Classic is scheduled for March 2017, and teams all around the world are starting to take shape. Team USA will send what is looking like their best group of guys yet into the tournament, with hopes of finally winning gold in their own national pastime. In the three previous installments of the tournament, the United States finished eighth, fourth, and sixth in 2006,