World Baseball Classic schedule: How to watch, live stream USA vs. Japan WBC semifinal

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World Baseball Classic 2017: How to watch, live stream USA vs. Japan WBC semifinal

The 2017 World Baseball Classic schedule is winding down, but the action is ramping up. Initially panned by many MLB fans, the WBC has offered compelling action and plenty of highlights, not the least of which was Adam Jones' HR-robbing catch for the ages that helped catapult Team USA into Tuesday's semifinal game against Japan.

Here's what you need to know about the survive-and-advance game in Los Angeles.

What time is the USA vs. Japan WBC semifinal?

Team USA and Japan play at 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles.

On what channel is USA vs. Japan?

The Team USA-Japan game is on MLB Network and streaming on

Starting pitchers for USA, Japan in WBC semifinal

The United States will send Nationalsright-handerTanner Roark to the mound, and Japan is expected to give the ball to right-handerTomoyuki Sugano.

When is the 2017 World Baseball Classic championship?

The winner of the United States-Japan game will play Puerto Rico for the championship at 9 p.m. ET Wednesday at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. Puerto Rico defeated the Netherlands, 4-3, in 11 innings Monday in the other semifinal game.