On January 7, 2006 — Baseball’s world governing body, the IBAF, threatens to withdraw its sanctioning of the World Baseball Classic unless the United States government allows Cuba to compete.

 


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Baseball Reference January 7

SABR Games Project

National Pastime January 7

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Retro Sheet

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