• Goalkeeper Loes Geurts of The Netherlands stops a header by Lauren Cheney of the U.S. during the international friendly women's soccer match at ADO The Hague stadium, Netherlands, Tuesday April 9, 2013. The U.S. won the match with a 3-1 score.

    The U.S. women's team beat the Netherlands 3-1 in an exhibition Tuesday that extended the Americans' unbeaten streak to 31 games.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 09, 2013, 4:25 PM EDT
  • United States' Eric Hosmer (35) is safe at first base as Dominican Republic first baseman Edwin Encarnacion is unable to hold on to the ball during the sixth inning of a second-round game of the World Baseball Classic in Miami, Thursday, March 14, 2013. Jose Reyes was charged with a throwing error.

    The Dominican Republic topped the United States 3-1 Thursday night to earn a berth in the final round of the World Baseball Classic.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 15, 2013, 10:30 AM EDT
  • Netherlands' second baseman Jonathan Schoop hits a three-run homer off Cuba's pitcher Yadier Pedroso in the sixth inning of their World Baseball Classic second round game in Tokyo Friday, March 8, 2013.

    Jonathan Schoop hit a three-run homer to lead the Netherlands over Cuba 6-2 Friday in the second round of the World Baseball Classic.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 08, 2013, 12:59 PM EST
  • Cuba's starter Wilber Perez delivers a pitch against Japan in the first inning of their World Baseball Classic first round game in Fukuoka, Japan, Wednesday, March 6, 2013.

    Japan, which scored three runs in the ninth, will face Group B winner Taiwan in the second round at the Tokyo Dome.

    LAST UPDATE : Mar 06, 2013, 11:01 AM EST