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Scooter Gennett of Team USA tags out Oscar (Credit: Getty Images)

Scooter Gennett of Team USA tags out Oscar Taveras of the World Team as Taveras tries to steal second. (July 8, 2012)

2012 MLB Futures game

Team USA took on the World team in the 2012 MLB Futures Game in Kansas City, Mo.

United States' Mike Olt, right, tags out World's
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United States' Mike Olt, right, tags out World's Jesus Aguilar trying to steal third during the fourth inning. (July 8, 2012)

World's Alfredo Marte celebrates his RBI double during
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World's Alfredo Marte celebrates his RBI double during the fifth inning. (July 8, 2012)

Scooter Gennett of Team USA tags out Oscar
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Scooter Gennett of Team USA tags out Oscar Taveras of the World Team as Taveras tries to steal second. (July 8, 2012)

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United States' Billy Hamilton hits a two-run triple
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United States' Billy Hamilton hits a two-run triple during the third inning. (July 8, 2012)

World pitcher Felipe Rivero delivers during the fourth
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World pitcher Felipe Rivero delivers during the fourth inning. (July 8, 2012)

Jonathan Singleto of Team USA congratulates Scooter Gennett
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Jonathan Singleto of Team USA congratulates Scooter Gennett after he scored during the 6th inning. (July 8, 2012)

World's Jae-Hoon Ha hits a single during the
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World's Jae-Hoon Ha hits a single during the fourth inning. (July 8, 2012)

Nick Castellanos of Team USA celebrates after scoring
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Nick Castellanos of Team USA celebrates after scoring during the 6th inning. (July 8, 2012)

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United States pitcher Danny Hultzen, right, talks to
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United States pitcher Danny Hultzen, right, talks to catcher Tommy Joseph during the third inning. (July 8, 2012)

Nick Castellanos of Team USA is congratulated by
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Nick Castellanos of Team USA is congratulated by teammates after hitting a home run during the 6th inning. (July 8, 2012)

United States' Manny Machado makes a leaping catch
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United States' Manny Machado makes a leaping catch during the sixth inning. (July 8, 2012)

World pitcher Ariel Pena reacts during the sixth
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World pitcher Ariel Pena reacts during the sixth inning of the MLB All-Star Futures game. (July 8, 2012)

United States manager George Brett, left, talks to
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United States manager George Brett, left, talks to pitcher Alex Meyer during the seventh inning. (July 8, 2012)

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United States pitcher Taijuan Walker delivers during the
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United States pitcher Taijuan Walker delivers during the seventh inning. (July 8, 2012)

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