Fans Invited To Watch Free World Baseball Classic Workouts
MIAMI (CBSMiami) – With First Round games of the World Baseball Classic wrapping up this weekend, the workout schedule for Monday, March 11 at Marlins Park has been set. Details are listed below.
In addition, all fans who come to the Box Office Monday to purchase tickets to any game of the World Baseball Classic are invited to attend the workouts free of charge. Those who purchased tickets earlier are also invited to attend. Game tickets (for any game) must be presented for entry to the workouts.
Second Round games at Marlins Park begin on Tuesday with a split doubleheader. The first game is set for 1:08 pm with the nightcap scheduled for 8:08 pm.
Tickets remain for all games of the World Baseball Classic Round 2 in Miami. Box Office hours are 8 am to 8 pm on Monday and 9 am to one hour following the completion of the games as of Tuesday. Tickets are also available online at worldbaseballclassic.com.
All games of the World Baseball Classic are scheduled to be televised live on the MLB Network and ESPN Deportes. Radio coverage of the games is provided by ESPN Radio and ESPN Deportes Radio. The ESPN Deportes telecast for the first game from Miami on March 12 will also air on ESPN2 in Spanish.
WORKOUT SCHEDULE – MONDAY, MARCH 11, MARLINS PARK
(Please note that the Interview Room schedule is tentative. Updates will be provided through Media Advisories and postings on MLBPRESSBOX.com)
11:30am – 1:00pm – Pool D – Runner-Up Workout
1:00pm – 1:30pm – Pool D -Runner-Up Interview Room
12:30pm – 1:00pm – Pool D -Winner Interview Room
1:15pm – 2:45pm – Pool D -Winner Workout
3:30pm – 5:00pm – Pool C – Winner Workout
5:00pm – 5:30pm – Pool C -Winner Interview Room
4:30pm – 5:00pm – Pool C -Runner-Up Interview Room
5:15pm – 6:45pm – Pool C -Runner-Up Workout
The World Baseball Classic, which is officially sanctioned by the International Baseball Federation (IBAF), will for the first time in 2013 be recognized as the official national team World Championship, with the winner being crowned the 2013 World Baseball Classic Champion and the IBAF World Champion. The World Baseball Classic is being televised by 39 international broadcasters in 14 languages in more than 200 countries and territories around the world.