SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MARCH 19: Fernando Rodney #56 of the Dominican Republic holds a plantain as he celebrates after defeating Puerto Rico to win the Championship Round of the 2013 World Baseball Classic by a score of 3-0 at AT&T Park on March 19, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

WBC Players Look To Sustain Success

Jose Reyes bounced around the clubhouse exuding his usual energy and joked with a few teammates before putting on his Toronto Blue Jays’ uniform.

97.1 The Ticket–03/25/2013

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Cabrera Homers In Return From WBC

Now that Venezuela is out of the World Baseball Classic, Miguel Cabrera is focused on helping the Detroit Tigers get back to the World Series.

97.1 The Ticket–03/14/2013

MIAMI, FL - MARCH 12: Gio Gonzalez #47 of the United States pitches during a World Baseball Classic second round game against Puerto Rico at Marlins Park on March 12, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

US Beats Puerto Rico 7-1 In WBC

Gio Gonzalez gave Team USA its best start yet, and David Wright provided a big finish.

97.1 The Ticket–03/13/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 18: Austin Jackson #14 (C) of the Detroit Tigers celebrates with his teammates in the locker room after they won 8-1 against the New York Yankees during game four of the American League Championship Series at Comerica Park on October 18, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Verlander To Skip WBC

Justin Verlander has decided against pitching in the World Baseball Classic, costing the tournament yet another star.

97.1 The Ticket–02/11/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 28: Manager Jim Leyland #10 of the Detroit Tigers looks on prior to Game Four of the Major League Baseball World Series against the San Francisco Giants at Comerica Park on October 28, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Jim Leyland Supports World Baseball Classic So He Doesn’t Anger Bud Selig

One of the many great things about Tigers manager Jim Leyland is you can always count on getting a good quote from him.

97.1 The Ticket–12/10/2012