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World Baseball Classic 2017 Final Open Thread: U.S.A. vs. Puerto Rico

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It all comes down to this.

World Baseball Classic - Pool F - Game 6 - United States v Dominican Republic Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images

The Red Sox have their only off day of the spring today, but that doesn’t mean we’re without baseball today. Tonight at 9:00 PM ET in Los Angeles, Team U.S.A. will participate in its first ever World Baseball Classic final against Puerto Rico. While the Puerto Rican team has played in a final before, it is looking for its first title. Here are the lineups.

United States

  1. Ian Kinsler, 2B
  2. Adam Jones, CF
  3. Christian Yelich, LF
  4. Nolan Arenado, 3B
  5. Eric Hosmer, 1B
  6. Andrew McCutchen, RF
  7. Brandon Crawford, SS
  8. Giancarlo Stanton, DH
  9. Jonathan Lucroy, C

Starting Pitcher: Marcus Stroman

Puerto Rico

  1. Angel Pagan, LF
  2. Francisco Lindor, SS
  3. Carlos Correa, 3B
  4. Carlos Beltran, DH
  5. Yadier Molina, C
  6. Javier Baez, 2B
  7. Eddie Rosario, RF
  8. T.J. Rivera, 1B
  9. Enrique Hernandez, CF

Starting Pitcher: Seth Lugo

The game will be broadcast on MLB Network and will be available on MLB.TV as well.