The 9th World Cup of Softball got continued in California on Tuesday.
And like Monday, four games were played in the tournament.
Japan and Venezuela got the day started, and Japan came out swinging, bringing out the mercy rule in a 5 inning contest as they beat the South American country 8-1.
Mexico then brought out the mercy rule themselves as they shut out the Philippines 7-0.
And, finally, Canada beat Chinese Taipei in a close 3-2 game.
Team USA played Venezuela in the last game of the day Tuesday, it was a score-less affair for four innings until an RBI single and home run in the 5th made it 3-0, and the US would go on to score their first official win of the tournament, 5-0.
Wednesday night, Team USA plays against the Philippines at 9 pm central time.