Cuba goes for (final) gold

BEIJING (AP) — In one game-breaking inning against the Americans, Cuba demonstrated exactly why it has been so dominant on the world baseball stage for decades.

The U.S. team will find no gold in Beijing. And the Cubans are back in the very place the know so well — playing for an Olympic title.

GAME RECAP: CLICK HERE!

“Playing for bronze isn’t what we came here for, but it’s what we’re doing now,” said American reliever Jeff Stevens, on the mound as Cuba started the eighth-inning onslaught. “We want to bring home a medal. We don’t want to leave here empty-handed. Japan’s thinking the same thing.”

Here are a few links to track USA Baseball from Beijing:
USA Baseball: CLICK HERE!
MLB.com: CLICK HERE!
NBC Sports: CLICK HERE!

What’s left for Team USA:

  • Aug 23 Olympic Medal Round – USA plays for Bronze
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