Cangrejeros defeats Indios and retakes the lead in LBPRC

MAYAGÜEZ, Puerto Rico – Héctor Hernández launched a pitching gem this Friday to lead the Cangrejeros de Santurce to a 4-1 victory over the Indios de Mayagüez with which they retaken the leadership of the Roberto Clemente Professional Baseball League. Puerto Rico.

Hernández (1-0) covered seven solid scoreless innings throwing a barely three-hitter ball with five strikeouts to claim the win, while the setback went to the record of Miguel Martínez (0-1) despite allowing only two touchdowns and five hits. in five and a third episodes.

David Vidal was 3-for-1 with an RBI, Alexis Pantoja went 4-1 with an RBI and Roy Morales added an RBI with a sacrifice fly to lead the winners’ attack.

In San Juan, the Caguas Criollos scored five runs in the top of the ninth inning to send the game into extra innings, and exploded with a six-run attack in the top of the eleventh inning to defeat RA 14-9. -12.

Edwin Díaz hit a three-run RBI double in the ninth inning to tie the game, while Rey Fuentes was 6-for-4 with five RBIs, including a three-run RBI double in the eleventh that gave victory to the Cangrejeros.

Cangrejeros de Santurce lead the circuit with a 10-5 mark, followed by Indios de Mayagüez (10-4), Criollos de Caguas (8-5), Gigantes de Carolina (4-9) and RA12 (2-11).