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Cedeno Joins In, Machi Earns Save #3

Cedeno Joins In, Machi Earns Save #3

MEXICAN PACIFIC LEAGUE
Venados de Mazatlan� 3,� Tomateros de Culiacan� 1� -- All the scoring happened in the 2nd inning in this game.� In the top of the 2nd, Los Tomateros scored their only run on a lead-off homer.� In the bottom of the frame, with one out, Los Venados had a double and two singles, bringing in one run.� LF Rogelios Noris was hit by a pitch to load the bases, and the next batter worked a walk, forcing in the go-ahead fun.� An RBI ground out added the insurance run, and that was all they needed.� Los Venados' batters went down in order for the next three innings, until DH Jon Weber singled in the 6th, but was erased in a double play.� Noris singled in the 7th, and was left on base.� He was Mazatlan's last base runner of the night.

PUERTO RICAN LEAGUE
Criollos de Caguas� 4,� Leones de Ponce� 3� -- 3B/SS Luis Figueroa and 2B/3B Ramon Vazquez won this game for Los Criollos in the 13th inning.� Ponce was leading 3-2 going into the top of the 9th, when pinch-hitter Javier...

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