The Venezuelan League championship series (best-of-7) opened with a shutout by four Aragua pitchers. After 6 scoreless innings, with 5 hits, from starter Yusmeiro Petit, Wil Ledezma took over on the mound to begin the 7th. He gave up a single in that inning, and struck out the first batter of the 8th before being relieved. Because his teammates chose the bottom of the 7th to score their only runs, Ledezma became the pitcher of record and earned the win. Los Tigres had been held scoreless for the first 6 innings also, scattering 3 singles and a walk. RF Jorge Corges singled in the 3rd, and CF Jonel Pacheco singled in the 6th. The bottom of the 7th began with ...
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Nancy grew up in Rochester, NY, where her father indoctrinated her to the love of baseball as a small child. He taught her to keep score at the age of 5, and she hasn’t stopped since. She now lives in the Indianapolis area with her husband and two sons. Nancy has followed the Indians on both the Most Valuable Network and the Bloguin group, before joining Pirates Prospects in 2011. She provides daily game recaps from Indianapolis, plus player analysis from the guys she sees live at the games.