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  • Manfred: WBC tournament had major success, has bright future (Yahoo Sports) March 23, 2017
    Even before the United States took the field to face Puerto Rico for the World Baseball Classic championship on Wednesday night, Rob Manfred was confident in declaring this sometimes troubled tournament to be a smashing success. The Major League Baseball Commissioner's confidence seemed well-founded when the Americans claimed their first WBC title in grand style […]
  • US routs Puerto Rico 8-0 to win WBC behind dominant Stroman (Yahoo Sports) March 23, 2017
    The United States routed Puerto Rico 8-0 to win its first World Baseball Classic in four tries on Wednesday night behind six hitless innings from Marcus Stroman. The Americans planted their eagle statue mascot on the mound in celebration, a blue cap jauntily hanging from one of its large wings. For a sport known as […]
  • Dallas Green, who managed Phillies to 1st title, dies at 82 (Yahoo Sports) March 23, 2017
    As a big league pitcher, Dallas Green was pretty mediocre. ''When you think of big, with that deep voice, that booming voice, he could hold a team meeting, boy, he could scare you right out of your seat,'' Cleveland manager Terry Francona recalled. Green, the tough-talking, no-nonsense skipper who in 1980 guided the Philadelphia Phillies […]