The Mexican team was in second place after falling in the duel for the championship four runs to zero. Venezuela lifted the title and Colombia was third place
The Mexico U-23 baseball team lost 0-4 to its Venezuelan counterpart in the grand finale of the specialty World Cup, which was held at the Sonora Stadium, home of the Naranjeros of the Mexican Pacific League.
With this result, the Mexican ninth was in second place and the silver medal was hung, which was delivered by Ana Gabriela Guevara, director of Conade, and Alfonso Durazo, governor of Sonora.
“This category is the preamble for many of being great players in this beautiful sport, I ask for applause and my recognition for Venezuela, a worthy champion of this event,” said Guevara at the award ceremony.
At the ceremony they also awarded the ninth from Colombia, who won the bronze and also hung a medal.
“After 10 days of competitions in Cd. Obregón and Hermosillo, the international event culminated with the first title in Venezuela,” said Conade from its Twitter account.
#SILVER 🥈 𝗽𝗮𝗿𝗮 𝗠é𝘅𝗶𝗰𝗼. ⚾
The ninth tricolor 🇲🇽 finishes second in the # U23WorldCup after falling in the Grand Final by 0️⃣-4️⃣ against Venezuela 🇻🇪 at the Sonora Stadium in Hermosillo.
🔹The game ended in six innings. pic.twitter.com/3E26qwZUo0
– CONADE (@CONADE) October 3, 2021