Jesús Sucre hit an RBI single in the bottom of the 10th inning and the Anzoátegui Caribes came from behind to defeat the La Guaira Sharks 10-9 in the Venezuelan Professional Baseball League.
Balbino Fuenmayor hit 4-for-3 with a double, one RBI and one scored; Oswaldo Garcia went 3-2 with a solo homer and three runs and Niuman Romero hit 5-2 with an RBI to lead the winners’ offense.
Jean Toledo (2-1) retired a perfect inning to score victory. The setback went to the record of Arnaldo Hernández (1-1) after allowing two touchdowns and three hits in one episode.
In Caracas, the Lions unleashed a furious 15-hit offense en route to a comfortable 15-6 victory over the Águilas del Zulia.
Alfredo González stood out in the Lions attack by hitting 5-2 with a double, a home run and seven RBIs, while Alexander Palma was 4-2 with two doubles, four RBIs and two runs scored for the winners.
Yoimer Camacho (5-0) allowed three hits and three runs in five innings to win the game, and it was lost by Braulio Torres (0-3), shaken with four touchdowns and five hits in three innings.
At La Guaira, Josmar Cordero responded with a two-run pinch-hit RBI single to cap a four-run attack in the top of the 10th, and the Aragua Tigres defeated the Lara Cardenales 10-7.
Denis Phipps went 3-for-5 with a homer and three RBIs, while Alexi Amarista was 2-for-5 with a home run and three RBIs for the Tigers.
With the results of this day, Navegantes del Magallanes lead the circuit with a 19-7 mark followed by Bravos de Margarita (15-11), Cardenales de Lara (14-12), Tigres de Aragua (14-13), Leones del Caracas (13-14), Tiburones de La Guaira (11-16), Caribes de Anzoátegui (10-16) and Águilas del Zulia (10-17).
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