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WBC Could Cut Carrasco's Chances

WBC Could Cut Carrasco's Chances

Carlos Carrasco was an easy pick for Venezuela's World Baseball Classic team. Now though, he has to decide between pitching for Venezuela and fighting for a shot in the Phillies major league rotation.

There is no doubt that pitching for your country in the World Baseball Classic is a distinct honor; so is pitching in the major leagues. For a pitcher like Carlos Carrasco, there's a choice to be made between the WBC and a potential spot with the Phillies coming out of spring training. Carrasco's name showed up on Venezuela's provisional roster, which doesn't guarantee that he'll be selected to... Recommended Stories

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