The United States took home the gold medal in the 2009 Baseball World Cup with its 10-5 victory over Cuba on Sunday.
First baseman Justin Smoak was 1-for-5 with a run batted in, and he earned Most Valuable Player honors for the tournament. Entering Sunday's Gold Medal Game, Smoak was batting .300 with two doubles, nine home runs, and 21 RBI's. He walked 12 times in 13 contests.
Smoak's nine round-trippers set a Team USA World Cup record. He owned the overall World Cup record for a bit, but Cuba's Alfredo Despaigne finished with eleven homers in the tournament.
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The RedHawks failed to qualify for the Pacific Coast League playoffs.
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The RoughRiders failed to qualify for the Texas League playoffs.
Lost 2-3 in Cal League Semifinals (Best of five)
The Blaze had an extremely successful season, making the playoffs for the first time since 2001 and reaching the California League Semifinal series.
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The Crawdads failed to qualify for the South Atlantic League playoffs.
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The Indians played much better late in the season, but they still failed to qualify for the Northwest League playoffs.
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The AZL Rangers failed to quality for the Arizona League playoffs.
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The DSL Rangers1 failed to qualify for the Dominican Summer League playoffs.
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After winning the division, the DSL Rangers2 got a bye in the first round of the playoffs, but they were swept in the best-of-three Dominican Summer League semifinal series.
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