WBC's main event delivers the goods

Dominican Republic's emotional win over Team USA definitely baseball at its best

Originally Published: March 14, 2013
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

MIAMI -- Commissioner Bud Selig and the folks at the MLB Players Association can make all the grand proclamations they want about the World Baseball Classic. They can talk about how it's great for global goodwill, international marketing and baseball's efforts to expand to new and previously untapped markets.

But when the anthems end and the games begin, all the promotion and hype in the world only mean so much. Sometimes you just have to turn on the TV, settle back in a comfy chair with ...

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