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Former Pirates Help Aragua Into The Championship

Former Pirates Help Aragua Into The Championship

 MEXICAN PACIFIC LEAGUEYaquis de Obregon  7,  Algodoneros de Guasave  4  --  Los Yaquis won the second game of the championship series with 13 hits for 7 runs.  A 3-run 2nd inning, with 2 doubles and a 2-run homer got them started, then they scored single runs in each of the 3rd, 4th, 6th, and 7th innings.  Guasave scored 2 runs in the 3rd on four singles.  1B Yurendell de Caster added 2 more runs with a 2-run homer in the 6th.  PUERTO RICAN LEAGUECriollos de Caguas  7,  Leones de Ponce   6  --  An exciting bottom of the 15th in the wee hours of the morning gave the win to Los Criollos.  After four scoreless extra innings, the bottom of the 15th began with a walk, then a sacrifice bunt with a throwing error by the Ponce pitcher.  Ponce manager Pat Listach was ejected at that point, and the Ponce pitcher was also replaced.  An intentional walk loaded the bases, and moments later, a line drive into ...

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