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Senga impresses in WBC debut

Mar 9, 2017

Senga impresses in WBC debut

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Just when Australia thought it was safe to get back in the batter’s box, with Japan ace Tomoyuki Sugano on the bench and out of pitches, it ran into the buzz saw that is Kodai Senga. It didn’t take long for Senga to display ...

/ Mar 8, 2017

Darvish feeling no pain in elbow

Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish says he is no longer having strange feelings in his elbow when he starts throwing again in a new inning or game. Darvish returned to the Rangers’ rotation late last May after missing all of the 2015 season following ...

MLB players for 2020 Games unlikely

Mar 7, 2017

MLB players for 2020 Games unlikely

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Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred said the league remains committed to the World Baseball Classic, and later watched Houston Astros outfielder Norichika Aoki compete for Samurai Japan. He sounded less optimistic about the chance MLB will send any of its stars back to ...

Mar 7, 2017

Israel tops South Korea in 11th inning in WBC opener

Scott Burcham’s run-scoring infield single in the 10th inning led Israel to a 2-1 upset win over South Korea on Monday in the World Baseball Classic opener. With a victory over Taiwan on Tuesday night, Israel would be in good position to advance to ...