LIDOM: Giants and Stars seal their pass to "Round Robin" in Dominican ball

Both teams managed to advance to the semifinal stage of the tournament and are waiting for the other two teams that will be accompanying them

For second consecutive Year, Giants of the Cibao Y Eastern stars return to the semifinal stage of the campaign of the Dominican Republic Professional Baseball League (LIDOM). Both teams closed the day on Thursday becoming the first classified at “Round robin”And now they are waiting for another two groups that will be joining them for 24 to 48 hours.

In the particular case of Eastern stars, his victory on Thursday night over Lions of the Chosen One was what caused his classification, while at the same time forced that of Gigantes del Cibao, despite the fact that his encounter with Aguilas Cibaeñas it hadn’t finished yet.

The Stars They beat the Lions with a torrid seven-run, eight-hit offense, rallying six laps in the sixth inning, capitalizing on a defensive error by the team. The Lions lost their fourth game in a row and with this they are close to disqualification, being forced to win in their last match of Regular Series and wait for what happens between Aguilas Cibaeñas Y Tigres del Licey in their meeting on Friday.

On his side, the Giants finished as the team with the best record in the regular series in the 2021-22 campaign, after overwhelming the Aguilas Cibaeñas eight races for one at the Cibao Stadium in the city of Santiago.

The San Francisco de Macorís team scored in four innings to ruin the night of delivery of last season’s champion rings to the Eagles.

With Giants Y Stars already classified, the day of Friday will define the third classified between Eagles Y Licey, who face off at the Quisqueya Stadium. However, in case Lions of the Chosen One be defeated again, both teams would go to “Round robin“Without having to play in the”Play-in”.