THE MODERATOR: We have with us Team USA manager Joe Torre and tomorrow’s starting pitcher R.A. Dickey. We’ll start with some questions. Q. R.A., what’s this mean to you to do this? A lot of pitchers, bigger name pitchers,
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Yankees slugger Mark Teixeira has been scratched from the U.S. lineup for Tuesday’s exhibition game against the Chicago White Sox with a sore right forearm. The injury is not considered serious. The U.S. was preparing
FINAL ROSTERS FOR 2013 WORLD BASEBALL CLASSIC ANNOUNCED Many of the Game’s Elite Will Participate in Third Global Tournament, Including 45 Major League All-Stars World Baseball Classic, Inc. today announced the final rosters submitted before the February 20th deadline
A couple of weeks ago Justin Verlander was reported to be considering pitching in the WBC. He gave a deadline of February 20 to make up his mind. Today he met his deadline early, telling reporters on the first
USA Baseball today announced its coaching staff for the 2013 World Baseball Classic under the leadership of manager Joe Torre.
Ichiro Suzuki has told Japanese baseball officials he has decided not to take part in next year's World Baseball Classic.