The 2017 season somewhat starts off with the USA winning the World Baseball Classic. This really doesn't garner the big headlines, but this is a great accomplishment, and another notch on the belt for already decorated stars like Buster Posey and Brandon Crawford. I'm a Giants fan, so I'm biased. World Baseball Classic title is a perfect end to Jim Leyland's career | FOX Sports I apologize if this thread has already been made. I searched for it and didn't find one for 2017.