The Canada (0-1) failed to take advantage of Todd Cadenhead's effort at the plate on Saturday, losing 32-21 to the USA (1-0) in seven innings at Oklahoma City, Okla.
Cadenhead racked up six RBIs on four hits for the Canada. He homered in the first, fourth, and fifth innings and doubled in the seventh inning.
Greg Connell racked up six RBIs on four hits for the USA. He singled in the first inning, tripled in the fourth inning, and homered in the fourth and sixth innings.
The USA were in a difficult situation in the fourth inning before they recovered for the win.
Dennis Rulli rocked the Canada with two home runs. Rulli went 4-5 in the game with four RBIs and three runs scored. Rulli homered in the fourth and sixth innings.
Each team blasted the other's pitching, and there were 53 total runs and 60 hits during the game.
Geno Buck recorded his first win of the year for the USA. He allowed three runs over one inning. Buck struck out none, walked none and gave up five hits.
Ryan Wood couldn't get it done on the mound for the Canada, taking a loss. He allowed eight runs in 2 1/3 innings, walked one and struck out none.
The USA hammered the Canada pitching as 10 hitters had a field day, combining for 31 hits, 29 RBIs and 29 runs scored.