Runs and highlights: Venezuela 7-8 Dominican Republic in 2022 Caribbean Series
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1:24 AM4 months ago

Dominican Leaders

With this victory, the Dominican Republic finishes the Preliminary Round in first place with a 4-1 record; they will face Mexico tomorrow in the semifinals.

Meanwhile, Venezuela finishes in second place with a 3-2 record, and in a few hours will face Colombia in the final.

1:20 AM4 months ago


Hanser Alberto hits a sacrifice fly for Melky Mesa to score the winning run for the Dominican Republic.
12:57 AM4 months ago

9 | Down

The tie remains after nine complete innings, so there will be extrainnings.
12:38 AM4 months ago

8 | Down

After Venezuela turned the score around, the Dominican Republic reacted and evened the scoreboard with a sacrifice fly by Hanser Alberto, scoring Gustavo Nuñez.
12:10 AM4 months ago

8 | Up

Willians Astudillo singles with a ground ball to left field; Francisco Arcia scores for Venezuela to even the score.
11:32 PM4 months ago

7 | Up

Pablo Sandoval hits a ground ball to first base; Danry Vásquez scores and shortens the difference on the scoreboard even more.
11:27 PM4 months ago

7 | Up

Balbino Fuenmayor hits a double with a line to right field; Niuman Romero and Willians Astudillo bring Venezuela closer on the scoreboard.

With no outs and runners on the last two bases, they have in their hands -at least- the tie.

11:20 PM4 months ago

7 | Up

Willians Astudillo's run-scoring single to center field; Alejandro De Aza scores Venezuela's second run.
11:20 PM4 months ago

7 | Up

Niuman Romero singles to left field; Gabriel Noriega scores Venezuela's first run.
10:58 PM4 months ago

6 | Down

Richard Urena hits a line drive single to center field; Carlos Paulino scores Dominican Republic's sixth run.
10:54 PM4 months ago

6 | Down

Carlos Paulino hits a double with a line drive to left field; Henry Urrutia and Kevin Gutiérrez score and increase the Dominican ninth's lead.
10:15 PM4 months ago

5 | Down

José Siri hits a towering triple to center field; Richard Urena scores Dominican Republic's third run.
9:51 PM4 months ago

4 | Down

Again, the score does not move in the inning; Venezuela is still down by two runs.
9:33 PM4 months ago

3 | Down

After three complete innings, the Dominican Republic continues to beat Venezuela. 
9:15 PM4 months ago

3 | Up

Venezuela continues to be unresponsive; again, leaving a pair of runners on base.
8:52 PM4 months ago

2 | Down

Juan Francisco's single to right field; Kelvin Gutiérrez and Marcell Ozuna score to put the Dominican Republic ahead.
8:38 PM4 months ago

2 | Up

Venezuela left without doing any damage in the second inning; it did not take advantage of having runners on the last two bases.
8:22 PM4 months ago

1 | Down

Jose Siri, Hanser Alberto and Robinson Cano are retired in a row. The Dominican Republic also does no damage after a full inning.
8:14 PM4 months ago

1 | Up

A double kill to Willians Astudillo and Niuman Romero ends the first at-bat for Venezuela.
8:08 PM4 months ago


Albert Abreu, of the Dominican Republic, on the mound; Alejandro de Aza, of Venezuela, at bat.
7:47 PM4 months ago

Dominican Republic, to close well

Meanwhile, Luis Urueta, maganer of the Dominicans, said that they should arrive in good condition for the semifinals: "Today things did not work out for us, congratulations to Colombia who did a great job, their starter gave them a solid start and they were able to take advantage of their opportunities. This victory for Colombia shows that in this kind of tournaments anything can happen, unfortunately today we had to lose, but we have to move forward and get to the semifinals strong."
7:45 PM4 months ago

Venezuela goes for the victory

The manager of the Venezuelan ninth team, Wilfredo Romero, assured that they will seek to remain as leaders: "It is a very important victory, we come here to compete, regardless of being classified, all games are important and tomorrow we will go out to win against the Dominican Republic".
7:35 PM4 months ago

Starting pitchers announced

For Venezuela, the starting pitcher will be Henry Centeno, while Albert Abreu will start for the Dominican Republic.
7:32 PM4 months ago

Dominican Republic: confirmed lineup

1 | Jose Siri - CF

2 | Hanser Alberto - SS

3 | Robinson Canó - DH

4 | Marcell Ozuna - LF

5| Henry Urrutia - RF

6 | Kelvin Gutiérrez - 3B

7 | Juan Francisco - 1B

8 | Carlos Paulino - C

9 | Richard Urena - 2B

7:24 PM4 months ago

Venezuela: confirmed lineup

1 | Alejandro De Aza - CF

2 | Niuman Romero - 3B

3 | Willians Astudillo 2B

4 | Danry Vásquez - RF

5 | Balbino Fuenmayor - DH

6 | Pablo Sandoval - 18

7 | Angel Reyes - LF

8 | Anderson De la Rosa - C

9 | Gabriel Noriega - SS

7:16 PM4 months ago

Decisive match

The game between the Dominicans and Venezuelans will be the last game of the Preliminary Round, so that result will define the semifinal match-ups. For the time being, the Dominican Republic vs Colombia and Venezuela vs Mexico will play like this.
7:16 PM4 months ago

Semifinalists decided!

The four countries that qualified to the next stage of the competition are the Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Mexico and Colombia.
7:11 PM4 months ago

Let's get started!

In almost an hour, the teams of Venezuela and the Dominican Republic will play perhaps the most interesting game of this phase, in search of taking the lead in the first round of the 2022 Caribbean Series.
7:06 PM4 months ago

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7:01 PM4 months ago

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6:56 PM4 months ago

Dominican Republic News

The ninth team led by Luis Urueta is in first place, with a productivity of .750, after three wins and one loss. They have scored 16 runs and conceded 10.
6:51 PM4 months ago

Present of Venezuela

Meanwhile, the team led by Wilfredo Romero is in second place with a percentage of .750, having accumulated three wins and one loss. They have 12 runs for and 9 against.
6:46 PM4 months ago

How are they doing?

On Monday, in the fourth and penultimate day, Venezuela defeated Panama 2-1 with a two-run homer by Angel Reyes, which gave them their third consecutive victory.

Meanwhile, the host Dominican Republic lost its undefeated record after falling 1-2 against Colombia; José Siri scored the run-scoring run after a single by Robinson Cano.

6:41 PM4 months ago

Venezuela and the Dominican Republic, in search of the summit

Undoubtedly, the teams of Venezuela and the Dominican Republic have been the ones that have looked the best, and that is why both have already secured their passage to the next phase of the competition. However, this game will be of utmost importance for both since the leadership of the preliminary round will be in dispute.
6:36 PM4 months ago

Competition format

The 2022 Caribbean Series has two phases:

- Preliminary stage: the six clubs are placed in a group and will face their five opponents only once.

- Knockout stage: the four best-placed teams will qualify after each has played its five matches. The qualified teams will play the semifinals, and the winners of the semifinals will play the final. Everything will be a single game.

6:31 PM4 months ago

Who will participate in the 2022 Caribbean Series?

The four teams that were champions of the last tournament of the countries belonging to the confederation are:

- Mexico: Charros de Jalisco.

- Puerto Rico: Criollos de Caguas.

- Dominican Republic: Gigantes del Cibao.

- Venezuela: Navegantes del Magallanes.

While the invited squads are:

- Colombia: Caimanes de Barranquilla.

- Panama: Astronautas de Los Santos.

6:26 PM4 months ago

What is the Caribbean Series?

This competition is a professional baseball event disputed by the champion teams of the leagues of the countries that make up the Caribbean Professional Baseball Confederation, as well as some invited teams.

The current edition is the 64th in history and is being held in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, specifically at the Quisqueya Stadium. It began on January 28 and will conclude this Thursday.

6:21 PM4 months ago

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