Gardner’s Bubba Starling stroked a three-run homer to lead the Team USA 18-under national baseball squad to an 18-2 win versus the Netherlands in Thunder Bay, Canada, Aug. 1.
The USA drubbed the ‘Dutch’ and concluded their summer with a 19-2 mark and tournament best 7-1 record in the 2010 World Championships.
Four of Team USA’s seven wins were by 10 or more runs. The U.S. outscored their opponents 78-16 in eight games.