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Mexico Defeats Cuba In First game Of Caribbean Series

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Cuba and Mexico played the first game of the 2015 Caribbean Series under the afternoon sun at Hiram Bithorn stadium in San Juan and both played a hot pitching game. Tied 1 – 1, but in baseball there has to be a winner and a loser. They both played a tight game. It was a pitchers duel and in the 7th inning, Mexico broke the tie and thus winning by a score of 2-1.

Cuba, took a 1-0 lead in the top of the fourth inning off Tomateros starter, Anthony Vazquez. Yulieski Gourriel, with one out, was hit by a pitch, stole second and, scored on a hit by, Frederich Cepeda.

Mexico copied that recipe and scored their run to tie the game 1-1 in the bottom of the sixth. The game moved on with solid pitching. Until the seventh when Mexico scored the winning run off Cuban reliever, Martinez.

Weeks Schedule:

Monday, February 02: RESULTS
  • Cuba 1 Mexico 2 afternoon game
  • Venezuela 5 Puerto Rico 2 6:30 p.m.
Tuesday, February 03:
  • Cuba Vs. Dom. Republic 12:05 p.m.
  • Puerto Rico Vs. Mexico
  • 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, February 04:
  • Dom. Rep Vs. Venezuela 12:05 p.m.
  • Puerto Rico Vs. Cuba 6:30 p.m.
Thursday, February 05:
  • Venezuela Vs. Mexico 12:05 p.m.
  • Mexico Vs. Dom. Rep. 6:30 p.m.
Friday, February 06:
  • Mexico Vs. Venezuela 12:05 p.m.
  • Dom. Rep. Vs. Puerto Rico 6:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 07:
  • TBD Vs. TBD 12:05 p.m.
  • TBD Vs. TBD 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, February 08:
  • TBD Vs. TBD 6:30 p.m.

About Julio Pabón

Julio is President and Founder of Latino Sports LLC., the parent company of Latinosports.com. Julio is a product of the South Bronx where he still lives and runs his businesses. Julio has written and has been interviewed for numerous publication and networks on sports & political issues. He has been an activist promoting social justice and respect for all communities. He is a recognized motivational speaker, was an adjunct professor of American History and presently volunteer’s as a lecturer in local South Bronx High Schools. His primary goal is to make Latinosports.com a multi-facet sports portal that will engender social and economic empowerment to the Latino community.

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