The Dominican Republic defeated Team USA by the score of 3-1 tonight in Miami.
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- R.A. Dickey allowed only a solo home run to Hanley Ramirez in five innings.
- With the score tied 1-1 in the ninth inning, Craig Kimbrel allowed a go-ahead RBI single to Erick Aybar which scored Nelson Cruz.
- Kimbrel also allowed an RBI single to Jose Reyes in the ninth inning.
- Team USA scattered six singles on the night, and recorded only one hit in five innings against the Dominican bullpen.
- Team USA went 1-for-6 with runners in scoring position and left eight runners on base.
For a full recap and box score, check out WorldBaseballClassic.com.
Team USA will play an elimination game against Puerto Rico tomorrow at 7:00 pm in Miami. The winner will earn a berth in the semifinal round in San Francisco.