Envisioning Southern MLB Expansion

Improving relations between Cuba and the US will probably have a lasting affect on baseball in both countries. Buster Olney wrote a very interesting piece on how things might change. He also touched ...

USA and Gio Get a Win

Team USA started out the second round of the WBC with a big win over a strong Puerto Rico team. This was thanks in no small part to two NL East stars from last year – David Wright and the Nats&...

WBC Finale Did Not Disappoint

If you didn’t watch the game last night, you really missed out. Even though team USA left one game early, this last game was well worth watching. Jung Keun Bong started for Korea, and Japan had...

WBC Final Weekend

2 of the last 3 games in the World Baseball Classic have been played, and the finals are set for tonight. Korea trounced Cuba 10-2 on Saturday. Sunday night the US played Japan, and the game started ...

Final Rounds of WBC Set

The matchups are set, as Japan beat Korea last night 6-2. The game was close, 2-1 Japan until the 7th when Korea tied it up. But Japan came roaring back and scored 3 in the top of the 8th, from there...

Team USA Advances… DRAMATICALLY

It’s like they knew that people weren’t paying enough attention. They wanted to add some drama. As I said, the bullpen did a pretty decent job of holding the lead. Not great, not enough, ...

Team USA: Beat Puerto Rico or Go Home

Tonight at 7 pm, you can watch and see who’s going to lose to Louisville, or watch team USA perhaps play it’s last game of the WBC. Should be a good matchup, and Puerto Rico is a tough te...

WBC and the Nats Over the Weekend

Team USA had an up and down weekend, first they got embarrassed by Puerto Rico. They lost via the slaughter rule, and were not too happy about it. They took out their frustrations on the Netherlands,...

WBC Round 1 Wrapup

This week of action, if you actually watched the baseball instead of complaining about who was and who wasn’t on the squad, was pretty exciting. There is one game remaining in Pool B, after Mex...