World Baseball Classic

Angel Pagan. (Photo by Tony Medina/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The World Baseball Classic Is Lame

Cue the inspirational horns and strings. Get Bob Costas cozied up near a fireplace in a flame-retardant turtleneck.

CBS Chicago–03/11/2013

Eduardo Arredondo #14 of Mexico fights with Jay Johnson #57 of Canada during the World Baseball Classic First Round Group D game (Credit: Christian Petersen: Getty Images)

No Suspensions From Canada-Mexico Brawl At Classic

The World Baseball Classic has decided no one will be suspended from the nasty brawl between Canada and Mexico.


Eduardo Arredondo #14 (C) and Luis Cruz #47 of Mexico celebrate with their teammates after they won 5-2 against the United States during the World Baseball Classic First Round. (Credit: Christian Petersen, Getty)

Team USA Falls Flat In 5-2 Loss To Mexico At WBC

Team USA has a lineup full of MVPs and All-Stars, and sent out the reigning NL Cy Young winner for its opening game of the World Baseball Classic.


Olympic rings. (Photo credit DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/GettyImages)

Wisch: Bring Baseball Back To The Olympics

So, why not have MLB send its top minor leaguers to the Olympics?

CBS Chicago–07/31/2012