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Final International Baseball game is Saturday in St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG — St. Petersburg International Baseball finishes its seventh season Saturday with a game between the Puerto Rico Elite and Europe's World All-Stars baseball teams. The game begins at 1 p.m. at historic Huggins-Stengel Field, 1320 Fifth St. N. Admission is free. Gates open one hour prior to game time.

The World All-Stars team features players from 12 countries, including Australia, Belarus, China, the Czech Republic, France, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Spain, and three continents. The Puerto Rico team includes players from Mexico, Nicaragua, and Puerto Rico, according to a news release.

Final International Baseball game is Saturday in St. Petersburg 04/13/17 [Last modified: Thursday, April 13, 2017 12:33pm]
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