Marcus Stroman tossed six hitless innings, Ian Kinsler slugged a two-run homer and the U.S. won its first World Baseball Classic in four tries.
Malcolm Hill had 29 points, but Illinois lost to Central Florida 65-58 in the NIT quarterfinals on Wednesday night in Orlando, Florida.
Kyle Schwarber hit a two-run homer — and also bunted for a single. But it wasn’t enough in the Cactus League game.
Wade has already told Butler that he and his injured right elbow will be ready for the postseason. Now, it’s about getting Wade that opportunity.
The Cubs’ infielder has been a spark for Team Puerto Rico’s run to the World Baseball Classic final.
For the Cubs, the difference between a bad megadeal and a great one? Alfonso Soriano didn’t win a World Series; Jon Lester did.
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