March 16, 2013. Miami, Florida. Fans show off their true spirit at the 2013 World Baseball Classic – Dominican Republic vs. Puerto Rico game, played at the Miami Marlins ballpark. From fans having body paint to bringing their instruments for cheering and spirited purposes. The Dominican Republic and Puerto Rican baseball teams are 2 out of 16 teams to be participating in the 2013 World Baseball Classic. The World Baseball Classic is the premier international baseball tournament, featuring the best players in the world competing for their home countries and territories. The 2013 World Baseball Classic consists of 39 games in 8 different venues throughout 4 nations and territories, currently taking place in Miami and is being held from March 2 through the 19th. More than 1.5 million fans from all over the world have attended the tournament games held in March 2006 and 2009.