Well - it looks like the World Baseball Classic might be on it's last legs. The recent announcement by Big Z alomg with previous announcements by other Veneuelan starts that they will not participate may be the death knell of the Classic.
It's not surprising that Selig's turkey laid and egg. Only Bud would undercut his own All-star game by introducing an All-star tournament at the beginning of the season! We all know that Bud is just full of great ideas like this.
Is the WBC worth saving or should it die a quiet death? Only national pride would keep it afloat and I don't know how much of that your going to get from a buch of fat millionaire ball players. What do you think?