Dominican and Venezuela seek to stay in Baseball Classic
|The team that wins the victory between Dominican Republic and Venezuela will maintain its aspirations to follow in the WBC. | Photo: EFE|
The Dominican Republic team returns this Thursday to Petco Park in the city of San Diego, California to the southwest of the United States (U.S.) deal with Venezuela to keep the title of the World Baseball Classic IV.
In the first phase of the classic, Dominican Republic maintained a high level thus leading group C, but in his debut on American soil against Puerto Rico was defeated 1-3.
This Thursday the quisqueyanos will have to look to Venezuela. It is likely that his manager, Toni Peña, use the alignment of initial matches, with José Reyes to shortstop Manny Machado at third base and Adrián Beltré as designated.
> WBC: USA beat Venezuela closed duel for victory Thursday in Dominican will have to wait until next Saturday to search the classification against USA, which won in the initial round and a big game at Marlins Park, from the southern city of Miami.
Positions | Classic world of baseball 2017 | https://t.co/WcbWEl8v5R https://t.co/fP7GO5F6Ry pic.twitter.com/BTKx7oIQfO – LigaDom.com (@LigaDomcom) March 15, 2017 the winner of the clash between the Dominican Republic and Venezuela will maintain its aspirations to follow in the classic, but the loser will culminate their meetings without reaching Los Angeles.
> Venezuela beat Italy 4-3 and advance to the second phase of the Dominican WBC was the winner of the previous edition of the World Baseball Classic and this year brought together a talented team of players with the intention of repeating the title.