2023 World Baseball Classic
The World Baseball Classic came of age in 2023
This year’s tournament was the best one yet, and got people excited for its future.
World Baseball Classic: The future of baseball is béisbol
One lesson of the WBC could be: Expansion to San Juan and Mexico
WBC Tonight: Japan stuns Mexico to set up tonight’s final with USA
The World Baseball Classic ends tonight with a final between USA and Japan
WBC Tonight: Japan takes on Mexico for a trip to the finals
Mexico and Japan will face off to see who will face Team USA tomorrow for the 2023 WBC title.
WBC Tonight: Team USA faces Cuba after winning a classic in the Classic
One of the all-time great WBC games sends Team USA to the semifinals against Cuba tonight.
WBC Tonight: Mexico advances, USA faces Venezuela
Mexico wins the biggest baseball game in their country’s history. Team USA takes on Venezuela tonight.
WBC Tonight: Mexico faces off against Puerto Rico for a spot in the semifinals
Marcus Stroman and Puerto Rico take on Julio Urías and Mexico in the third WBC quarterfinal
WBC Tonight: Japan is heading to Miami with a 9-3 win over Italy
Japan advances to the semifinals. Team USA comes out second in Pool C. And Puerto Rico wins a huge but pyrrhic victory.
WBC Tonight: Everything is on the line in both games tonight
Cuba is the first team to advance to the semifinals. Venezuela and Mexico clinch spots in the quarterfinals. And two huge games take place tonigh.
WBC Tonight: Puerto Rico is perfect
Puerto Rico is perfect against Israel. Great Britain gets their first WBC win vs. Colombia. Venezuela advances to the quarterfinals.
World Baseball Classic: Mike Trout, USA crush Canada 12-1
The US team made a statement after its disappointing loss to Mexico.
WBC Tonight: Mexico crushed USA, 11-5
Mexico thumped Team USA. Australia advances out of pool play for the first time.
World Baseball Classic: Venezuela stuns Puerto Rico and is in the driver’s seat in pool play
This sets up a critical game between Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic Wednesday night
WBC Tonight: Cuba on top after chaos reigns in Pool A
Pool A ends in a five-way tie and Cuba is declared the winner. Japan continues to dominate.
World Baseball Classic: Venezuela beats the Dominican Republic for the first time in tournament history
This was an incredible baseball experience
WBC Tonight: Colombia stuns Mexico in extras, 5-4
Japan continues to dominate. Colombia kicks the US part of the tournament right with an upset win over Mexico. Chinese Taipei beats the Netherlands.
WBC Tonight: Japan takes control
Your nightly look at the World Baseball Classic, the premier international baseball competition.
World Baseball Classic: Group D Preview
Five more teams take the field in Miami in the final of four groups in the 2023 WBC.
World Baseball Classic: Group C preview
The United States looks to defend its WBC title, starting in Group C pool play. Mexico, Canada, Colombia and Great Britain look to stop them.
Cubs vs. Canada at Mesa preview, Wednesday 3/8, 2:05 CT
It’s a bit of international baseball as the Canadian WBC team visits Sloan Park for an exhibition game.
The World Baseball Classic has begun!
Games happened late Tuesday/early Wednesday in Taiwan.
World Baseball Classic: Group B Preview
Two-time champion Japan will host four more teams looking for two spots in the second round
World Baseball Classic: Group A Preview
Five teams are searching for two spots in the knockout rounds.
World Baseball Classic: Introduction and preview
The 5th World Baseball Classic starts on Wednesday in Taichung, Taiwan. Here’s why you should watch, how to watch and what to look for.
BCB After Dark: World Baseball Classic fashion
The late-night/early-morning spot for Cubs fans asks which WBC cap would you wear?
Here are all the Cubs who will play in the World Baseball Classic
The tournament gets under way March 8.
World Baseball Classic pools announced
The four teams that qualified for the WBC this past month were given their pools and the schedule for next year’s tournament is now set.
Panama, Nicaragua claim the final two spots in the 2023 World Baseball Classic
Panama qualifies for their first tourney since 2009. Nicaragua will make their tournament debut.
Great Britain, Czech Republic qualify for 2023 World Baseball Classic
The two teams earned the 17th and 18th spots in the 2023 tournament
World Baseball Classic qualifying rounds announced for September/October in Germany and Panama
Better late than never, the premier international baseball tournament is back with qualifying this month.
The @cubs Scouting Report on Ernie Banks, who was playing for the Monarchs. His mgr. was Buck O’Neil. Interesting that the previous Pro Experience, response was “No, has been with the Monarchs!” @fergieajenkins @MLB @Royals @Sut_ESPN @JPosnanski @MLB_PLAYERS @Buster_ESPN RT pic.twitter.com/iUEbKR16Zg— Bob Kendrick (@nlbmprez) November 23, 2020