Germany
Germany
In 2009, the Twins signed Max Kepler to the most lucrative contract ever for a European talent. Kepler made his Major League debut in 2015, appearing in 3 games for the Twins at the tender age of 22. In 2010 -- for the first time in 35 years -- the Germans took home bronze at the European Baseball Championships in Stuttgart.
2016 Qualifiers
Qualifier 2: Mexicali Estadio B-Air
Gm 1 nca
4
5
F/10
Thu, Mar 17
3:30 PM EDT
Thu, Mar 17
12:30 PM PDT
Gm 3 ger
15
3
F/8
Fri, Mar 18
3:30 PM EDT
Fri, Mar 18
12:30 PM PDT

HEADLINES


Reds' Blandino lifts Nicaragua to walk-off win

Reds prospect Alex Blandino hit a walk-off double in the bottom of the 10th inning to score two runs and give Nicaragua a thrilling 5-4 victory over Germany in the opener of the World Baseball Classic qualifier on Thursday at Estadio B-Air in Mexicali, Mexico.


Tourney madness extends to WBC qualifiers

We're all set to watch live bracket action in marathon fashion between now and the end of the weekend -- and the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament should be pretty fun to keep an eye on, too.


Rosters, schedules set for next Classic qualifiers

Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez and Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz were among the notable participants when managers, rosters and game schedules were announced on Friday for the World Baseball Classic qualifiers that start next week in Mexico and Panama.


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