How to watch 2023 World Baseball Classic championship game between United States, Japan
The United States will play in the World Baseball Classic Championship Game on Tuesday against Japan, which beat Mexico on Monday night in a semifinal, 6-5.
Team USA beat Cuba 14-2 Sunday night in the other semifinal to advance to the title game.
The U.S. is seeking to repeat as World Baseball Classic champions.
Japan is the only team to have won consecutive World Baseball Classic championships (2006, 2009).
Here's how to watch Tuesday's WBC Final:
Time: Tuesday, 4 p.m. (MST)
Streaming: FOXSports.com, FOX Sports app.
Game site: loanDepot park, Miami, home of the Miami Marlins.
Arizona connection: Diamondbacks pitcher Merrill Kelly is expected to start the championship game for the U.S. Kelly started in pool play against Colombia when the U.S. clinched a berth in the quarterfinals. He allowed four hits and two runs in three innings, also walking two, throwing 61 pitches.
Team USA's opponent: Japan came from behind to edge Mexico on Monday night, 6-5. What to know about the two finalists.
Live updates: Follow along with USA Today
'Incredible honor': World Baseball Classic players allured by national pride, patriotism
Reach Jeremy Cluff at email@example.com. Follow him on Twitter @Jeremy_Cluff.
Support local journalism: Subscribe to azcentral.com today.
This article originally appeared on Arizona Republic: World Baseball Classic championship game: Time, channel, how to watch