PANAMA CITY, Panama – No. 9 Venezuela has earned a spot in the inaugural Pan American U-23 Baseball Championship title game, becoming the first of four Americas nations to claim a spot in the WBSC U-23 Baseball World Cup 2018.

Heading into the critical final day of the Super Round, four nations — No. 6 Mexico, No. 11 Puerto Rico, No. 15 Panama and No. 16 Dominican Republic — are locked in a race for the final three Pan Am tickets to the U-23 Baseball World Cup and a chance to play in the medal round on Sunday for a bigger award of points in the WBSC Baseball World Rankings Presented by ENEOS.

Fri, 1 Dec

DOM v PUR at 2:00p
CUB v MEX at 2:00p
VEN v PAN at 7:00p

No. 5 Cuba, the highest ranked nation in the inaugural Pan Am U-23 Championship, will finish in 6th Place, outside both the medal round and WBSC U-23 Baseball World Cup 2018.

Current Super Round Standings

  • VEN 4-0
  • DOM 2-2
  • MEX 2-2
  • PAN 2-2
  • PUR 2-2
  • CUB 0-4