World Baseball Classic MVP Marcus Stroman Wins For His Mother - NBC Chicago

After his Puerto Rican mother was harassed on social media this week, United States pitcher Marcus Stroman dominated the Puerto Ricans and won the World Baseball Classic MVP for his mom. By Michael Duarte ...

Team USA Wins World Baseball Classic - Olean Times Herald

Marcus Stroman tossed six hitless innings, Ian Kinsler slugged a two-run homer and the U.S. routed Puerto Rico 8-0 on Wednesday night to win its first World Baseball Classic in four tries. Stroman won the tournament MVP. (March 23). Subscribe for more ...

10 Things to Know for Today - The Sun Herald

The U.S. team celebrates an 8-0 win over Puerto Rico in the final of the World Baseball Classic in Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Jae C. Hong AP Photo. The flag flies at half staff above The House of Lords following Wednesday's attack in ...

Jim Leyland's guidance, Ian Kinsler's homer help US win first World Baseball Classic title - MLive.com

Jim Leyland had more on his mind Wednesday than managing Team USA in the World Baseball Classic championship game against Puerto Rico. He was thinking about a very early wake-up call Thursday. "I've got to get up at 4 o'clock in the morning to catch ...

US celebrate their first WBC title - WHTC

(Reuters) - The United States broke through to win their first World Baseball Classic title with an emphatic 8-0 victory over Puerto Rico in Los Angeles on Wednesday behind the stellar pitching of Marcus Stroman and a 13-hit attack. Puerto Rico came in ...

Puerto Rico: US players misinterpreted planned celebration - ESPN.co.uk

LOS ANGELES -- That sense of disrespect that added fuel to the United States' victory in the World Baseball Classic championship game Wednesday might have been misplaced. Shortly after the United States' dominating 8-0 victory over Puerto Rico to win ...

US Wins World Baseball Classic - WSAU

LOS ANGELES, Cal (MetroSource) The United States is celebrating its first-ever World Baseball Classic championship. Team USA shut out Puerto Rico 8-0 in the title game at Dodger Stadium. The Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman threw six no-hit innings for the ...

Wednesday's Sports in Brief - Belleville News-Democrat

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marcus Stroman took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Ian Kinsler slugged a two-run homer and the United States routed Puerto Rico 8-0 to win its first World Baseball Classic in four tries. Stroman dominated the tournament's ...

Stroman MVP, US blows out Puerto Rico to win World Baseball Classic - Sportsnet.ca

U.S. pitcher Marcus Stroman throws against Puerto Rico during the first inning of the final of the World Baseball Classic, in Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. (Jae C. Hong/AP). Associated Press March 23, 2017, 12:52 AM. Associated Press March 23 ...

US snaps World Baseball Classic title drought - Yahoo News

Baseball's biggest international stage hasn't been kind to the United States, but they washed away years of frustration Wednesday by winning their first World Baseball Classic title. Marcus Stroman pitched a no-hitter through six innings and Ian ...

World Baseball Classic 2017: USA wins their first WBC title with 8-0 win over Puerto Rico - True Blue LA

LOS ANGELES —- Right-hander starting pitcher Marcus Stroman stopped Puerto Rico's offense and with their own 13-hit attack, USA defeated Puerto Rico 8-0 at Dodger Stadium to win their first World Baseball Classic title. Stroman, who was named the ...

Stroman, US shut down Puerto Rico to win WBC - NBC Montana

LOS ANGELES -- Right-hander Marcus Stroman took a no-hitter into the seventh inning, Ian Kinsler had a two-run home run, and the United States beat Puerto Rico 8-0 to win the World Baseball Classic for the first time on Wednesday at Dodger Stadium.

World Baseball Classic: Marcus Stroman, Team USA overwhelm Puerto Rico for first title - OCRegister

U.S. players celebrate after they defeated Puerto Rico, 8-0, in the World Baseball Classic championship game on Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). By J.P. HOORNSTRA / STAFF WRITER. Facebook; Twitter; Email; Comments ...

Passion of 2017 World Baseball Classic Can Help Fuel the Future MLB Needs - Bleacher Report

For a tournament "nobody cares about," there sure was a lot of buzz about the 2017 World Baseball Classic. If you live on the internet (and given that you're reading this, you probably do), it was hard to miss. This was the fourth edition of the WBC ...

USA dominates Puerto Rico 8-0 to win World Baseball Classic - KABC-TV

The U.S. team's Ian Kinsler celebrates a home run with Jonathan Lucroy and Adam Jones in the final against Puerto Rico of the World Baseball Classic at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). KABC. By ABC7.com staff. Wednesday ...

Full Sportscast: 51s players can't derail USA from WBC Championship - News3LV

Wednesday night's, World Baseball Classic championship game in Los Angeles had the US team looking for their first WBC title ever. Standing in their way was Puerto Rico as they sent Mets pitcher Seth Lugo to the hill to try and shut down Team USA.

Texas Rangers: Sam Dyson Helps USA Bring Home WBC Title - Nolan Writin'

Sam Dyson played a big role in Team USA's victory against Puerto Rico in this year's World Baseball Classic final. Dyson helped Team USA win to bring home the USA's first WBC Title. Dyson and Jonathan Lucroy played a role in Americans' victory. No ...

Team USA Finally Proves World's Best, Crushing Puerto Rico 8-0 In Classic Final - NPR

It may be considered the national pastime, but in the first three World Baseball Classics the United States was far from dominant, with Japan winning twice and the Dominican Republic winning once. The Americans went 10-10 over the course of those ...

As true in the WBC as anywhere: Great pitching wins - ESPN (blog)

Team USA won its first World Baseball Classic Gold Medal by shutting down one of the tournament's best offenses for the second straight game. After holding Japan to one run, the United States pitched a shutout against Puerto Rico. Japan entered its ...

US routs Puerto Rico 8-0 to win WBC behind dominant Stroman - Inquirer.net

U.S. catcher Jonathan Lucroy, left, greets pitcher Marcus Stroman in the sixth inning against Puerto Rico during the final of the World Baseball Classic. in Los Angeles, Wednesday, March 22, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill). LOS ANGELES — Marcus ...