U.S., Canada in World Baseball Classic exhibitions

Updated: November 22, 2005, 6:16 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- The U.S. team in the World Baseball Classic will play an exhibition game against a San Francisco Giants' split squad on March 5 at Scottsdale, Ariz.

Canada will play an exhibition game against a Toronto split squad on March 3 at Dunedin, Fla., the Blue Jays said Tuesday.

Most national teams will play at one or two exhibition games before the tournament. The United States and Canada are grouped with Mexico and South Africa in the first round.

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