The Netherlands came from behind in the bottom of the 11th inning to beat the Dominican Republic, 2-1, in Game 5 of Pool D play in the World Baseball Classic on Tuesday night. With the win, the Dutch eliminated the D.R.
The Dominican Republic will seek to avenge
its Game 1 loss to the Netherlands and the Dutch are out prove that they deserve to advance to the next round when the two teams meet again in Game 5 of Pool D of the World Baseball Classic on Tuesday.
The Dominican Republic got on the board quickly after leadoff man Jose Reyes doubled and came around to score on Robinson Cano's RBI single, but no more runs would come against the Cardinals in Thursday's 4-1 loss.
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