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Winter League Playoff Wrap Up

Winter League Playoff Wrap Up

VENZUELAN LEAGUETigres de Aragua  16,  Caribes de Anzoategui  0  --  Two big innings put the situation away for Los Tigres on Thursday, tying the series at 2 games each.  Twelve batters came to the plate in the 2nd inning as 8 runs scored on three walks (one to LF Lastings Milledge), three singles, two doubles, and a 2-run homer.  Aragua batted around in the 7th, that time scoring 6 runs.  A fielding error began the inning, then Milledge walked again (for the third time in the game, plus he singled once).  Another error and another walk forced in a run, then two singles and the third error of the inning drove in 4 runs.  A wild pitch accounted for the last run of the inning.  A solo home run brought in one more in the 8th.  Los Caribes were held to just 4 hits and one walk.  1B Hector Gimenez went 0-for-3 with a sacrifice bunt for Los Tigres, and Jorge Cortes flied out in a pinch-hitting appearance.Caribes  8,  ...

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