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U.S. Wins Its First WBC Title, As Manfred Lauds Event's Success, International Appeal

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 03 / 23 / 17

Team USA, "playing its own style of baseball, and expressing itself in its own fashion, won the country's first World Baseball Classic championship" last night, "routing Puerto Rico, 8-0, in front of 51,568 zealous fans at Dodger Stadium," according to Bob Nightengale of USA TODAY. Team USA "ho...

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