Daily Archives: March 12, 2013

Dominican Republic Squeaks By Upstart Italy

By Gabriel Fidler (@gabrielfidler) Box Score Chris Colabello and Italy gave the Dominican Republic a scare, leading the heavily favoured Dominicans until the seventh inning. José Reyes and Robinsón Canó joined Colabello in hitting home runs in a 5-4 Dominican victory. Colabello … Continue reading

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Abe’s Two-Homer Inning Propels Japan in Win

By Gabriel Fidler (@gabrielfidler) Box Score Shinnosuke Abe set a World Baseball Classic that will likely never be broken, stroking two home runs against the Netherlands in an eight-run second inning. Japan made the early lead hold in a 10-6 victory that … Continue reading

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