The Miami portion of the World Baseball Classic kicks off today as a strong Dominican team takes on team Canada at 6 pm ET. Tomorrow, the U.S. will play Columbia. Our own David Phillips will be in attendance and will recap the action for Fish Stripes. For a full WBC schedule, click here, and be sure to check out Thomas Bennett’s interview (part one and two) with WBC broadcaster Jon Morosi from earlier this week.
In case you missed the rumor from yesterday, an interesting name popped up regarding potential Marlins’ owners.
Skipper Don Mattingly has been impressed thus far with the improvement in baserunning he has seen.
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