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SAN JUAN – MARCH 08: Panama’s Ruben Rivera #28 winces after getting hit by a pitch during the Pool D, game three between the Dominican Republic and Panama during the the first round of the 2009 World Baseball Classic at Hiram Bithorn Stadium in San Juan, Puerto Rico, Sunday, March 8, 2009. The Dominican Republic defeated Panama 9-0 to stay alive in Pool D play. (Photo by Gary Bogdon/WBCI/MLB Photos via Getty Images)