World Cup (for baseball) in March 2005? (Barf alert) (Excerpt from article: http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=1658802 ) Teams would include team's big stars Another World Cup may be in the offing, this one for pitchers and batters. Looking at soccer's success at creating the world's most-watched tournament, major league baseball could give the go-ahead by the end of January to start a World Cup in March 2005. Many issues are unsettled, but both the commissioner's office and players' association would like to have at least one year of lead time to prepare. The U.S. team might have a difficult time winning. Stars such as Pedro Martinez and Vladimir Guerrero could play for the Dominican Republic, and the Japanese team could include Ichiro Suzuki and Hideki Matsui.