"I'm not trying to hit a home run there," Descalso said. "It is an 0-2 count and he made a pitch over the middle of the plate. I put a good swing on."
Diamondbacks beat Rockies 2-0 in 13 innings →
"For me it's a great opportunity to represent where my family came from," Descalso said. "You only get so many opportunities to do something like this."
On Italy's WBC team, predominant language is English →