FRIDAY, December 25
Mazatlan 12, Mexicali 3
Miguel Ojeda blasted a grand slam and drove in a season-high 5 runs while John Lindsey had 3 hits and 3 runs for the Venados.
SATURDAY, December 26
Mazatlan 2, Mexicali 0
Venados starter Jasiel Acosta scattered 3 hits and a walk over 6 innings in the shutout as Heber Gomez contributed a 2-run single.
Hermosillo 3, Culiacan 0
Juan Delgadillo tossed 7 strong innings for the Naranjeros. Luis Alfonso Garcia and Chris Roberson added homers for the winners.
Navojoa 4, Los Mochis 3
Reid Gorecki slashed a bases-loaded, 3-run double and later scored on Francisco Arias’ groundout to lead the Mayos victory.
SUNDAY, December 27
Mexicali 3, Mazatlan 1
Eagles starter Dan Serafini posted 5.2 shutout innings and Emmanuel Valdez scored 2 times to snap a 4-game loss streak.
Obregon 4, Guasave 2
Carlos Valencia whacked a bases-loaded triple and Victor Diaz added a pair of hits as the Yaquis won their fifth in a row.
MONDAY, December 28
Hermosillo 4, Obregon 3
Vinny Castilla hit 2 doubles and scored twice for the Naranjeros as fellow MLB vet Edgar Gonzalez let in 2 runs over 5 innings.
Culiacan 6, Navojoa 5
Luis Cruz had 3 hits, scored 2 runs and drove in a counter for the Tomateros, who also got a 2-run single from Jesus Cota.
Mexicali 12, Los Mochis 2
Matt Camp tripled, singled, scored 3 times and drove in 2 more runs while Oswaldo Morejon had 4 RBIs for Mexicali.
Mazatlan at Guasave postponed
TUESDAY, December 29
Obregon 15, Hermosillo 6
Erubiel Durazo cracked a 3-run homer and a solo shot while Agustin Murillo homered, scored 3 runs and had 4 RBIs for Obregon.
Navojoa 1, Culiacan 0
Orlando Lara outdueled Culiacan’s Jose Mercedes, scattering 4 hits over 8 innings in the Mayos’ shutout win.
Los Mochis 8, Mexicali 6
Sebastian Valle hit homer for the Caneros. Mexicali’s Adam Rosales stroked a 2-run double.
Guasave 2, Mazatlan 1 (first game)
Jim McGrane allowed just 1 run on 4 hits with 7 strikeouts as Japhet Amador homered to lead the Cottoneers’ win.
Guasave 1, Mazatlan 0 (second game)
Jose Rodriguez’ RBI double in the 3rd inning plated the game’s only run as Francisco Cordova pitched 5.1 innings in the shutout.
WEDNESDAY, December 30
Obregon 4, Hermosillo 3
Erubiel Durazo hit his 4th homer in 3 games for Obregon, who scored all their runs in the 3rd inning.
Navojoa 3, Culiacan 1
Francisco Felix tossed 5 shutout innings in his first start after 31 relief appearances for the Tomateros.
Los Mochis 6, Mexicali 3
Edgar Quintero homered and Carlos Orrantia drove in 2 runs for Caneros, who got 3 scoreless innings from starter Alberto Castillo.
Guasave 9, Mazatlan 1
Oscar Bustillos pitched 5 shutout innings while Mario Valenzuela and Japhet Amador both homered and had 3 RBIs for Guasave.
MEXICAN PACIFIC LEAGUE PLAYOFF SCHEDULE
JAN. 2-3 Navojoa at Hermosillo, Culiacan at Mazatlan, Mexicali at Obregon
JAN. 5-7* Hermosillo at Navojoa, Mazatlan at Culiacan, Obregon at Mexicali
JAN. 9-10* Navojoa at Hermosillo, Culiacan at Mazatlan, Mexicali at Obregon
*Games played on January 7, 9 and 10 if necessary.