#BeefThursday: Canada And Mexico Waged War In The World Baseball Classic

The 2013 Major League Baseball season hasn’t even started yet, but it has its work cut out for it, thanks to the World Baseball Classic. Last Saturday, Canada and Mexico faced off in a first round game of the D pool at Chase Field in Phoenix, and Canada’s merry band of hosers walked away with a 10-3 victory. No big deal, right? Wrong.In the 9th inning of the game, with Canada...
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March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Athletics send Leon to minor leagues

Arnold Leon's time in the spotlight is over - at least for the time being. The Oakland A's sent Leon to the minor leagues Monday, two days after his intentional plunking of Rene Tosoni sparked a benches-clearing brawl in the World Baseball Classic. The incident came near the end of Canada's 10-3 victory over Mexico at Chase Field in Phoenix. Leon, a Mexican relief pitcher...
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March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

WBC brawl raises concerns in Japan

The brawl between Canadian and Mexican players at the World Baseball Classic has caused concern in Japan, where bunting is a big part of the game. The brawl began in the ninth inning Saturday when Rene Tosoni was hit by a pitch from Mexico's Arnold Leon after Canada's Chris Robinson reached on a bunt single with his team leading 9-3. The Mexicans considered it a violation...
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March 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Mexico and Canada brawl during World Baseball Classic

There’s no crying in baseball but there can be brawls! A dust up erupted during the ninth inning of the World Baseball Classic between Mexico and Canada. The bench-clearing brawl resulted in eight ejections. The fight began after Canada catcher Chris Robinson bunted for a base hit with his team up 9-3 in the ninth. Mexico third baseman Luis Cruz felt Canada bunting with a six...
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March 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Canada and Mexico Brawl at WBC (Video)

How funny is this?  Canada and Mexico have a fight, in America, over America’s past time. Last night at the WBC, Canada and Mexico got into an epic brawl after Canada’s Rene Tosoni was hit in the back by a pitch from Mexico’s Arnold Leon.   A bunt single by Chris Robinson heightened the tension in the 9th inning with Canada already leading 9-3.  In the WBC, run differential...
Via Total Sports Blog
March 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Now Playing: Brawl between Mexico and Canada at WBC Concludes with Coach hit by a bottle

Canadian Chris Robinson bunted to lead off the ninth inning with Canada up 9-3 over Mexico yesterday so Arnold Leon responded by throwing at Rene Tosoni. Warnings followed and then, Leon hit Tosoni... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~
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March 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Canada, Mexico engage in brawl during WBC

Things turned violent in the ninth inning during Saturday's World Baseball Classic affair between Canada and Mexico.A benches clearing brawl broke out ofter Mexican pitcher Arnold Leon pegged Canadian Rene Tosoni in the back, just moments after the home umpire had issued a warning to both dugouts about intentionally throwing at hitters.As you can see, mayhem breaks out after...
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March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Mexico and Canada brawl in World Baseball Classic

The World Baseball Classic finally saw some life on Saturday as a bench clearing brawl took place between Team Canada and Team Mexico. Up 9-3 in the ninth inning, a Canadian player bunted for a hit. Luis Cruz was caught off guard by the play and instructed pitcher Arnold Leon to hit the next batter. Ledo missed on his first attempt and got a warning from the home plate umpire. Nonetheless...
March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Mexico and The USA Brawl During World Baseball Classic

Team Mexico and Team Canada got into a fairly large brawl during today’s Pool D World Baseball Classic game. The fight was in the works for a few innings as there was no love lost between the two teams. The brawl erupted in the ninth inning following a collision at the plate which involved Mexico’s Karim Garcia. The collision was followed up by Arnold Leon throwing two pitches...
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March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Leon To The WBC

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March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

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