David Wright, or Captain America as he was accurately dubbed during the TV broadcast of USA’s 7-1 victory over Puerto Rico, has long been known as just about the biggest enthusiast on Team USA.
Alfredo Aceves and several players threw nasty punches when a fierce, full-scale brawl broke out in the ninth inning Saturday of Canada’s 10-3 romp over Mexico in the World Baseball Classic
The 27 guys who agreed to play for Joe Torre’s team are a supremely focused, determined and even personable group that is talking a great game on the eve of the third WBC event.
All we got out of Thursday’s announcement of the Team USA roster was a reminder that until further notice, the World Baseball Classic remains a second-rate event.
Texas Rangers left-handed pitcher Derek Holland was selected to the United States provisional roster for the 2013 World Baseball Classic.
Filipino phenomenon Manny Pacquiao added another weight-class to his recent run at all-time greatness, winning the WBC super welterweight title with a unanimous decision over Antonio Margarito