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Pirates’ Pitchers Busy In Winter Leagues; Morton’s Debut

Pirates’ Pitchers Busy In Winter Leagues; Morton’s Debut


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Estrellas de Oriente� 3,� Aguilas Cibaenas� 1 -- 3B Hector Luna homered for Los Aguilas in the 2nd inning, and that was all the scoring they would do.� CF Starling Marte singled to lead off the bottom of the 1st inning, going 1-for-4 in the game.� Luke Carlin came into the game in the 7th inning as a pinch-hitter (grounded out), then remained in the game to catch.� He also grounded out in the 9th.� Los Estrellas scored 2 runs in the 3rd inning on a walk, a double, and two RBI ground outs.� They added another run in the 4th with a solo home run.� Franquelis Osoria pitched 1.1 innings for Los Estrellas, allowing one hit.
Gigantes del Cibao� 6,� Tigres del Licey� 4� -- Two runs in the top of the 10th on three walks, a double, and a single broke a 4-4 tie and eventually ga...

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