3/16 Classic Cubs update
Kosuke Fukudome went 1-for-4 and struck out three times in Japan’s 6-0 win over Cuba in the second round of the World Baseball Classic. Cubs pitcher Ted Lilly was expected to start Tuesday for Team USA against the loser of Monday’s game between Puerto Rico and Venezuela. Cubs catcher Geovany Soto and Puerto Rico play Monday night in Miami.
— Carrie Muskat