Philippines wins World Baseball Classic opener?!

Philippines and baseball, these words don't usually go together, Baseball is not that popular in the Philippines as compare to boxing and basketball. The Philippines who, would you believed still ranked at 34th in the world battles team Thailand in the first game of the World Baseball Classic. 

Do you know the result of the baseball game of Philippines and Thailand? 

Surprisingly they won 8 - 3, so congratulations to Team Philippines hopefully they can win the next round, or is it to much to ask?