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Tigers’ Miguel Cabrera hits game-tying home run in World Baseball Classic tiebreaker

Miggy’s home run saved Team Venezuela from elimination in the WBC.

Many teams have learned just how dangerous it is to face Miguel Cabrera in the ninth inning of a close game. Team Italy found this out the hard way in their Pool D tiebreaker against Team Venezuela.

Following Cabrera’s game-tying solo shot, Victor Martinez walked and Team Venezuela scored another run on a long Rougned Odor single to deep center.