Classic exhibition update
Alex Maestri picked up the win in relief for the Italian team in an 5-1 exhibition victory Wednesday against Florida. Maestri pitched at Class A Daytona and Double-A Tennessee last season for the Cubs.
Vince Perkins took the loss in Team Canada’s 9-2 loss to Florida on Wednesday. He gave up three runs on two hits and struck out three in 2 1/3 innings.
– Carrie Muskat