The Mexican baseball team, which recently won the bronze medal at the Pan American Games in Santiago, Chile, appeared in second place in the men’s baseball world ranking, surpassing the United States.
The Mexican team, formed with the best baseball players, has given great satisfaction to the fans of this sport, with its performance in the World Classic and now in the Pan American Games.
In the world baseball ranking, Mexico is in second place with 4,709 points, surpassed only by the Japanese national team, world champion, with 5,572 units.
In third place is none other than the country that invented this sport, the United States, which accumulated 4,492 points.
In fourth place is South Korea with 4,186 units and Chinese Taipei closes the top 5 with 3,974.
Great campaign in Mexico
The Mexican baseball team had a great year with many successes achieved.
Although most of its members are naturalized players, born in the United States and playing in Major League Baseball, everyone has come together so that the team is currently ranked second in the world, surpassing the United States itself.
In the last World Baseball Classic, Mexico, led by Benjamín Gil and with players like Randy Arozarena, Luis Urías, Alex Verdugo, and others, in its ranks, was in third place, but for that it qualified in the first place in your sector.
In the direct elimination phase they beat Puerto Rico and in the semifinals they lost to Japan in a dramatic duel.
Mexican baseball team, bronze in the Pan American Games
In the Pan American Games in Santiago de Chile, the Mexican team no longer carries the numbers of the Major Leagues, but still fights against the powers of the Caribbean and Central America.
The Mexican team was second in its sector and in the Super Round won the duel for the jumping medal against Panama 10-2.
The manager of this Mexican team is Enrique Che Reyes, and it has players from the Mexican League in good numbers.