URGENT ¥¥¥ Baseball: Dominican Republic win World Baseball Classic

The Dominican Republic are the 2013 World Baseball Classic champions after defeating Puerto Rico on Tuesday.

The Dominicans captured their first World Baseball Classic title by beating Puerto Rico 3-0 to become the first team to go undefeated (8-0) in the short history of the tournament.

The Dominicans scored two runs in the first inning for a wire-to-wire victory in the all-Caribbean clash in front of a crowd of 35,703 at AT&T Park.