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Selig thrilled with success, popularity of WBC

Updated: March 10, 2006, 5:29 PM ET
Associated Press

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Bud Selig is convinced the World Baseball Classic eventually will be a big hit, even if it takes another tournament or two to get more fans, general managers and players on board.

The commissioner, attending the South Africa-U.S. game Friday, raved about the television ratings for the inaugural 16-team event.

"I'm serious, maybe not even the next cycle, four years from now, but two cycles from now, this will be huge," Selig said. "There's no doubt in my mind, the ...

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