Catching up with Pirates' players and friends in the winter league playoffs on Saturday:

 

PUERTO RICAN LEAGUE

Indios de Mayaguez  8,  Criollos de Caguas  4  -- suspended in the 9th inning

Los Criollos began the game with 2 runs in the top of the 1st, won a hit batter, an RBI double by SS Luis Figueroa, then another RBI double to drive in Figueroa.  Figueroa scored again in the 5th inning when he beat out a relay throw to first on what might have been a double play.  He stole second base, then scored on an RBI single.  Los Indios started scoring in the 4th, and scored in five consecutive innings.  One run scored on a rare throwing error by Figueroa in the 4th.  A walk, a double, and a single scored 2 runs in the 5th, and a solo homer brought in one run in the 6th.  Two s...

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