The Tigres del Licey defeated Curacao 6-2 in the continuation of the Caribbean Series held in Caracas, Venezuela.
The offensive hero for the blue team was the captain, Emilio Bonifacio, who hit three hits, including a double and a triple, scored two runs, and drove in one, raising his batting average to .379.
The victory corresponded to Williams Jerez (1-0, 0.00) in relief work of two innings in which he did not allow hits or runs, granted a base, and struck out an opponent.
The defeat fell on the starter from Curaçao, Nestor Molina (1 -1.3.75), who worked 6.1 innings in which he allowed eight hits, four earned runs, gave two bases, and struck out one.
The starter for the Tigers was the lefty Domingo Robles (1-0, 1.80), who worked five innings of three hits and one earned run, with three walks and two strikeouts, to the work of Robles and Jerez for the Dominican team.
He was joined by Fernando Abad (1IP, 1H, OCL, 1K), who worked the eighth inning, and Jairo Asencio (1IP 3H 1CL, 1K), who performed the ninth.