Day 4 of the Caribbean Series saw some exciting matchups with one team maintaining a perfect record and another still seeking their first win.
Puerto Rico vs. Venezuela
The Criollos de Caguas dominated their game against Venezuela, securing a 6-2 victory. Puerto Rico took an early lead with two runs in the first inning and continued to add to their tally throughout the game. J.C. Escarra, Nelson Velázquez, and Emmanuel Rivera were standout performers with two hits each. Despite some defensive challenges, Puerto Rico’s pitching staff managed to limit Venezuela to only two runs.
Panama vs. Nicaragua
It was a thrilling match between Panama and Nicaragua, with Panama emerging victorious with a 6-2 win. A pivotal moment came in the sixth inning when Panama scored four runs on a single play, ultimately securing their lead. Emmanuel García shined for Nicaragua with a 3-for-4 performance, but it wasn’t enough to overcome Panama’s strong offense.
Mexico vs. Dominican Republic
Mexico claimed their first win of the tournament against the Dominican Republic with a commanding 9-1 victory. Despite an early run scored by the Dominican Republic, Mexico’s pitcher, Jeff Kinley, delivered an impressive performance, allowing only one run while his team’s offense flourished. Aaron Altherr’s three-run double and Agustin Murillo’s solo homer were key moments in Mexico’s win.
Overall, Day 4 of the Caribbean Series provided fans with thrilling games and impressive performances from the participating teams.