Mazatlan to Series del Caribe

A two out error by Mexicali shortstop Ramon Urias gave Cyle Hankerd an opportunity to be a hero. Hankerd had already contributed a solo homerun in the second inning. A Justin Green steal of second resulted in an intentional walk to Esteban Quiroz setting the table for Hankerd. Mexicali brought in Esmailin Caridad to get the last out but Hankerd greeted him with a walk off single to left field to score Green with the winning run and an appearance in the Series del Caribe in the Dominican Republic.

Mexicali scored their first two runs on solo shots from Chris Roberson to lead off the game and C.J. Retherford two outs later. Paul Leon drove in two runs for Mazatlan with a triple in the fourth. Steven Hensley picked up his second win of the playoffs with two shutout innings.

A crowd of 15,500 celebrated the Venados four games to one series win over Mexicali.

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