Matanzas Mauls Pirates

Matanzas took the opener 11-1 in the Cuban semi-finals. The game lasted only seven innings because of the slaughter rule. Yadiel Hernandez collected four hits in four at bats, driving in three runs, including a solo shot in the sixth inning. William Luis drove in the first two runs of the game with a single in the second inning. He finished the day 2 for 2. Yadier Hechavarria got the win after relieving Yoanni Yera in the fourth inning, throwing three innings and giving up the only run. Ulfrido Garcia took the loss pitching only one inning and giving up two runs.

The box score for the game can be found at the link below:


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