The Dominican Summer League playoffs started today, with the Pirates2 taking on the Detroit Tigers affiliate. The playoff format is best of three in the first round, with the two best teams in the league getting first round byes. The Pirates2 won the Wildcard spot with a 46-26 record, so they met up against the Tigers, who finished 49-22 on the season. The two teams played each other four times during the regular season, splitting a two game series each time.
The Pirates2 went with rookie Dario Agrazal Jr on the mound today. He defeated the Tigers earlier in the season, though it wasn't one of his best outings. In five innings, he allowed three runs on six hits and three walks during a 9-6 win. Agrazal finished the year with a 6-0, 2.40 record in 12 starts and one relief appearance. Th...
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