Los Mochis cane growers, representatives of Mexico in the 2023 Caribbean Seriesachieved his third victory of the tournament by defeating 6-5 to Bayamo farmersteam of Cuba, this Sunday in the La Rinconada Stadium in Caracas, Venezuela.
With this result the Mexican winter circuit champion placed his rrecord at 3-1 with three games remaining in the first round (Venezuela, Panama and Puerto Rico), where The best four qualify for the semifinals.
Mexico He did damage again in the first inning by scoring three runs against the starter Angel Sanchez, who took all the damage with a single Rodolfo Amador and double of JOey Terdoslavich to put things 3-0.
Cuba responded in the bottom of the second inning, where in addition to the damage done to the starter Jeff Kinley, two defensive errors opened the door for the islanders held a 5-race rally in order to turn the board around.
But, the Sinaloan squad reacted immediately at the top of the third roll. Roberto Valenzuela opened the attack with a simple, already with one out Rodolfo Amador also hit simple and Joey Terdoslavich He negotiated a passport to fill the house.
A career came with a filmed by Julián Ornelas and after that second out, Jason Atondo stuck his first hit of the Caribbean classic with placement to the left field to send to Amador and Ornelas to the pentagon and thus recover the 6-5 advantage in the final score.
the opener Jeff Kinley (1-0), he got the victory after throwing 6 innings of 4 hits; they relieved him RRafael Córdova, Samuel Zazueta and Jake Sánchez (2), who earned his second save; meanwhile, the defeated pitcher was kelbis rodriguez (0-1).
This Monday, the fifth game for Mexico in the Caribbean Seriesit is turn to face the host, Venezuela with Luis Ferdinand Miranda in the center of the diamond facing right JC Ramirez.
Playball is sung at o’clock 5:30 p.m. Central Mexico.
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 CHE
Mexico 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 10 2
Cuba 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 5 0
PG: Jeff Kinley (1-0, 3.00); PS: Kelbis Rodríguez (0-1, 2.31); SV: Jake Sanchez (2, 0.00)
(With information from C.years of Los Mochis)