Friday, April 8, 2011

Mexican League results for Thursday, Apr. 7

Tabasco 17-30-1, SALTILLO 4-10-4
W-A. Sanchez (1-0). L-A. Gaxiola (0-1).
This is not a typo: Olmecas had 30 hits against champs as Mario Santana (pictured) went 5-for-5, but nobody homered.

Monterrey 5-8-1, MINATITLAN 3-5-1
W-S. Mora (3-0). L-E. Quintanilla (0-1).
Lorenzo Buelna homered, doubled, scored twice and drove in four runs for Sultanes.

PUEBLA 18-15-0, Oaxaca 2-6-6
W-L. Barcelo (2-1). L-R. Valdez (1-2).
With two out, 13 straight Pericos hitter reached base in 11-run third as Cesar Tapia singled twice with four RBIs in frame.

VERACRUZ 3-8-0, Reynosa 2-8-2
W-R. Cruz (3-0). L-M. Tovar (2-2).
Victor Diaz doubled in Jose Chavez, then scored on Ramon Castro triple in first to give Aguilas a 2-0 lead.

Laguna 9-12-1, QUINTANA ROO 4-11-1
W-E. Yan (2-2). L-P. Ortega (1-1).
Emmanuel Valdez was 3-for-5 with three-run homer and four RBIs for Vaqueros as Esteban Yan struck out 10 in seven innings.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

30 HITS? And Saltillo had 10 themselves? How long did that game last?

Baseball Mexico said...

Not as long as I would have thought. It lasted 3:30, or just enough for one more cerveza. I guess they were swinging early. And often.