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Robinson Cano powers Dominicans

Updated: March 11, 2013, 12:42 AM ET
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Robinson Cano homered and the undefeated Dominican Republic beat Puerto Rico 4-2 on Sunday night in San Juan, Puerto Rico, to win their first-round group in the World Baseball Classic.

The New York Yankees slugger had three hits to help the Dominicans finish 3-0 in Group C. Next, they move on to the second round in Miami, where they will play Group D runner-up Italy on Tuesday.

"We want to get off on the right foot and win the first game," third baseman Hanley Ramirez said.

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