Blaine Crim charged with the offense of the Mayagüez Indians, who defeated the Santurce Cangrejeros 7-5 on Saturday to reach seven consecutive victories and take the leadership of the Roberto Clemente Professional Baseball League of Puerto Rico.
Crim was 3-for-4-3 with a triple and four RBIs to be the top offense for the winners, who also featured an RBI single by Glenn Santiago.
Edwin Sáchez (1-1) retired two scoreless innings as a reliever to claim victory. Joshua Torres (2-1) was the loser after allowing one run and two hits in his relief of just one-third inning.
In San Juan, the Caguas Criollos beat RA 12 5-1. Rey Fuentes took advantage of an error by shortstop Abdiel Layer to score and Johneshwy Fargas hit an RBI single to drive in a run in the second inning, while Yadiel Rivera added an RBI. with a sacrifice fly in the sixth inning.
Julio Morales (2-0) retired 1 2/3 innings without allowing a score to win the game. It was lost by Rubén Ramírez (0-1), after conceding three runs and seven hits in 4 2/3 innings.
The Indians lead the circuit with a 9-3 record, followed by Cangrejeros (8-3), Criollos (5-5), Gigantes (3-7) and RA 12 (1-8).