Monday, November 19, 2012

Japan Defeats Cuba 3-1 on Sunday

While I will be rooting for Cuba in the 2013 World Baseball Classic, I also realize that, right now, Japan is the clear favorite to take the gold crown next year, like it did in 2006 and 2009.

But I also, at the same time, remember Yogi Berra's refrain that "it ain't over till it's over."  Anything can happen in a baseball game.

Japan beat Team Cuba again on Sunday. The final score was 3-1 in favor of the samurai's from the Rising Sun.

Cuba connected nine hits. The only run scored by Team Cuba was a solo home run by slugger Yulieski Gourriel.

Link to Federacion Cubana de Beisbol Aficionado and Zona de Srike.
(In Spanish)

 Havana Times: Japan Defeats Cuba 3-1 in WBC Tune-up
(In English)





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