The former All-Star is reportedly dating Jennifer Lopez.It seems like a pretty perfect match, as the two were born just 20 minutes from each other in New York City (A-Rod, Washington Heights and J-Lo, Castle Hill). The Americans' mission was clear after the Dominican Republic outlasted Colombia, 9-3, in extra innings: Win and get in to Round 2 of the .The victory left the Americans with a 2-1 record in Pool C, good enough to claim a Pool F matchup against the Pool D runner-up Wednesday at 9 p.m.
A focused Team USA squad did just that by defeating Team Canada, 8-0, on Sunday at Marlins Park in Miami to punch its ticket to the second round in San Diego.ET (6 PT) at Petco Park (live on "The expectations for Team USA are high," said manager Jim Leyland, "and I tried to downplay that, but it's a thrill to get out of here. But when you look at it, we won two good games and we lost one tough game where we had a good lead. pitchers dominated overall from the first pitch to the last Sunday, striking out 15 batters to tie the single-game tournament record.So, I'm very pleased with the performances and I'm excited to move on." • The U. got to business straight away Sunday, scoring three runs in the first and tacking on four more in the second to take a commanding 7-0 lead. starter Danny Duffy, who struck out seven over four dominant, scoreless innings. That total had only been accomplished twice before, by Mexico in 2006 and Japan in 2013.Blank for 1st game of DH." data-stat="games_back" scope="col" class=" poptip sort_default_asc center" data-tip="Games Back of Division/League Leader Computed as games over .500 of leader (W-L) minus games over .500 of team divided by two.Blank for 1st game of DH." Games Back of Division/League Leader Computed as games over .500 of leader (W-L) minus games over .500 of team divided by two.