World Baseball Classic, the Moment of Truth
San Diego, United States, March 19 (Prensa Latina) Out of the WBC 16 teams only four of them have gotten through the semifinals one day before the so-called moment of truth.
Fortunately, US team at the eleventh hour joined Japan and Holland and Puerto rico to the semifinals.
Not for being the last one in getting through the semifinals, the hosts of the finals can be underestimated, because they boast the worldÂ´s best baseball league, in addition to having the most best ballplayers.
Even though Japan and Puerto Rico showed better outcomes in the two previous rounds, USA is considered by many specialists as the great favorite for title, specially after beating (6-3) over the Dominican Republic.
US team capitalized on their offensive opportunity and on their relief pitchersÂ´ works relievers to accompany Puerto Rico to the finals at Dodgers Stadium in L.A., where they will play against the Japanese team in search of qualifying for the finals.
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