PHOTOS: USA Wins World Baseball ClassicPhotos from the United States' 8-0 win over Puerto Rico in the championship round of the World Baseball Classic.
USA Routs Puerto Rico 8-0 To Win First World Baseball ClassicLong Island native Marcus Stroman tossed six hitless innings, Ian Kinsler slugged a two-run homer and the United States routed Puerto Rico 8-0 on Wednesday night to win its first World Baseball Classic in four tries.
Pitching, Opportunistic Offense Lift USA To WBC Championship GameLuke Gregerson's final strike breezed past Nobuhiro Matsuda, and the rain-drenched American players celebrated on the field while a soaked crowd roared through the evening mist.
U.S. Puts Faith In Roark In WBC Semifinals Against Mighty JapanTanner Roark is getting a chance to redeem himself in the World Baseball Classic.
Yankees' Didi Gregorius Leaves WBC With Shoulder InjuryDidi Gregorius' availability for Opening Day is up in the air after the Yankees shorstop suffered a shoulder injury while competing for the Netherlands in the World Baseball Classic.
Homers Lift U.S. To Win Over Venezuela In World Baseball ClassicThe United States rallied to beat Venezuela on Wednesday night in the second round of the World Baseball Classic.
Brandon Nimmo Returns To Mets After Pulling Hamstring In WBCOutfielder Brandon Nimmo is returning to the New York Mets' spring training camp after pulling his right hamstring while playing for Italy in the World Baseball Classic.
United States Advances In World Baseball Classic After Big Win Over CanadaThe Americans finished 2-1 in pool play and bounced back from a tough loss Saturday, when they blew a five-run lead and were beaten by the Dominican Republic 7-5.
Dominican Republic Rallies From 5-Run Deficit To Top USANelson Cruz hit a go-ahead, three-run homer off Andrew Miller in the eighth inning, Starling Marte added a solo shot off the All-Star reliever and the defending champion Dominican Republic overcame a five-run deficit to beat the United States 7-5 Saturday night.
U.S. Avoids Upset Against Colombia In Opening Round Of World Baseball ClassicAdam Jones hit the winning RBI single with two out in the 10th inning Friday night, and the United States overcame a two-run deficit to beat Colombia 3-2.
Mensch Power! Israel Reaches 2nd Round Of World Baseball ClassicJust 41st in the world rankings, Israel has stunned all observers by advancing out of Pool A with a 3-0 record, including wins over two top-4 teams.
Palladino: Sanchez’s Decision To Skip WBC Shows He’s All InNo matter how Gary Sanchez performs this year, give him credit for staying focused and keeping his eye on the task before him.
Yankees' Gary Sanchez Backs Out Of World Baseball ClassicGary Sanchez won't be playing in the World Baseball Classic after all.
MLB Commissioner Bud Selig To Retire After 2014 Season Bud Selig said he plans to retire as baseball commissioner in January 2015 after a term of more than 22 years marked by robust growth in attendance and revenue along with a canceled World Series and a drug scandal.
Yankees' Mark Teixeira Takes Swings In A Pool As He Ramps Up His RehabTeixeira says the progression to playing in rehab games will be a slow one, but he still hopes to be ready within the initial prognosis of eight to 10 weeks for recovery from a partially torn sheath in his right wrist.