Unbeaten Dominicans Win World Baseball Classic At AT&T ParkThe Dominican Republic capped a dominant, unbeaten run through the World Baseball Classic with a 3-0 win against Puerto Rico for the championship Tuesday night.
Dominican Republic Beats Netherlands, Reaches WBC Final At AT&T ParkLate lineup addition Moises Sierra hit a tying RBI double in the fifth, Jose Reyes added a go-ahead single two batters later and the Dominican Republic reached the WBC final with a 4-1 win against the Netherlands on Monday night.
Puerto Rico Eliminates Defending Champ Japan In WBC Semifinal At AT&T ParkEven with a roster devoid of major leaguers and a mere six months to prepare his club, Japan manager Koji Yamamoto still felt immense pressure to continue his country’s dominance in the World Baseball Classic.
Fans Pack AT&T Park For World Baseball ClassicTens of thousands of baseball fans from around the world filled AT&T Park in San Francisco Sunday for the first semi-final round of the 2013 World Baseball Classic.
AT&T Park Expects Near Capacity Crowds For World Baseball Classic FinalsUpwards of 100,000 fans are expected to jam AT&T Park starting Sunday night for the finals of the World Baseball Classic.
KCBS Sports Fans: A Classic In Name OnlyBaseball commissioner Bud Selig's bombast to the contrary, the World Baseball Classic is little more than a transparent attempt to add some hype to the normally-lazy days of spring training (and you'll note, I refuse to use the capital letters--Spring Training--that baseball has adopted in yet another effort to aggrandize itself).
Giants' Romo Pitches Perfect 9th, Mexico Defeats Team USA At WBCMexico rebounded from a disappointing opening loss with a decisive 5-2 win over the Americans in Pool D of the World Baseball Classic on Friday.
Romo Blows Save, Takes Loss In WBC Opener For MexicoAnthony Rizzo hit a two-run double off San Francisco Giants closer Sergio Romo in the ninth inning and Jason Grilli escaped a bases-loaded jam in the bottom half to help Italy rally to beat Mexico 6-5 in the opening game of Pool D in the World Baseball Classic on Thursday.
A’s Split Squad Defeats Team Italy In ExhibitionOakland left-hander Brett Anderson cruised through three innings, giving up only an infield single and a walk while striking out three.
Giants' Andres Torres Out For A Week With Strained ObliqueSan Francisco outfielder Andres Torres won't play for Puerto Rico in the World Baseball Classic and will be sidelined for at least a week because of a strained oblique.
Vogelsong Basks In Giants World Series Championship GlowRyan Vogelsong isn’t too concerned about what other guys do with their World Series championship rings. He’s wearing his once he gets it.
Daily Madden: 10 Runs And South AfricaBest of John: John, Steve and Stan discuss John's unwise wager in the World Baseball Classic.