Found January 29, 2013 on Hinton's Sports Highlights:

The United States’ roster for the upcoming World Baseball Classic is by no means weak.  Superstars like Giancarlo Stanton and Ryan Braun anchor a decent lineup and the rotation features reigning NL CY Young award winner R.A. Dickey.   But you have to honestly ask yourself, is this the best roster the U.S. could … Continue reading »

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