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NOT EVEN CLOSE
Third baseman David Wright was late with the tag on Puerto Rico's Ramon Vazquez, one of many things that went wrong for Team USA in its 11--1 loss last Saturday in the World Baseball Classic; the game was stopped in the seventh inning because of the WBC's mercy rule.
Photograph by Lynne Sladky/AP