JANIE McCAULEY
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March 20, 2013
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Unbeaten Dominicans win WBC crown 3-0

SAN FRANCISCO — Cheers of “Dominicana! Dominicana!” rang out through the rain at AT&T Park all the way to the lively streets of Santo Domingo. The Dominican Republic has its World Baseball Classic crown, at last. Edwin Encarnacion hit a two-run double in the first inning that held up, and the Dominicans capped a dominant, unbeaten run through the WBC with a 3-0 win against Puerto Rico for the championship Tuesday night. “Tomorrow will be a national holiday,” said Moises Alou, the proud Dominican general manager. “It was a tremendous win.” Robinson Cano earned MVP honors, Erick Aybar added an …

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