The Dominican and Puerto Rican Leagues have the day off on Thursday, but the Venezuelans were busy, and the Australians had some early games going:
Aguilas de Zulia 7, Tiburones de La Guaira 1
New Pirate Shairon Martis lost his second game of the season, but it was not entirely his fault. Los Tiburones scored 4 unearned runs in the 2nd inning, then added 3 runs in the 8th for more insurance. Martis had retired Los Aguilas in order in the 1st inning. Then, with two on and two out in the 2nd, a fielding error at third base loaded the bases. Two more singles, plus a throwing error by Martis himself, brought in four runs. Martis went on to pitch three more innings, allowing a double and a single.
Leones del Caracas 3, Caribes de Anz...
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