Luis Liberato, of the Gigantes, reacts after hitting a home run in the match against the Eagles.
Luis Liberato fired a shot. He hit a two-run homer and Kelvin Gutiérrez drove in an RBI. two with a double, in the 6-0 victory over the Aguilas Cibaeñas this Monday at the Cibao Stadium in the 69 season of the Dominican League in which the Banreservas Cup is played, dedicated to Don Tomás Troncoso Cuesta.
The victory is the 15th for Gigantes del Cibao and they remain in third place (15-15), Aguilas Cibaeñas in first position (22-10), Tigres del Licey in second (20-8), Toros del Este in fourth (13-17), Estrellas Orientales in fifth (11-19) and the Leones del Escogido in sixth (9-21).
In his first start as a starter, Angel Sánchez (0-0, 0.00), pitched 1-0. one-hit ball, one walk, two strikeouts in three innings pitched. Luis Santos (1-0, 1.54), in a relief role, worked hard. two innings with one hit, four strikeouts and was the winner.
Cuban Yunesky Maya (2-1, 0.88), in five innings, allowed 1-2 hits. four hits, two walks, one run, fanned out. three batters and loaded up. with defeat.
Tito Polo in the third inning, with a ground ball to the second baseman, allowed a second baseman. He allowed Iván Castillo to advance from third and scored the second. the first run of the Giants 1-0. Polo got ripped off. He picked up two bases in the game and reached 11 for the season.
In the sixth, Luis Liberato fired a double shot. He hit a two-run homer to make it 3-0. The shot was his first home run of the season and the number five of his Lidom career.
In the ninth, Kelvin Gutiérrez doubled with the bases loaded, drove in an RBI. two more for the national champions. In the same inning, with a wild pitch by pitcher Nick Hernández, Henrry Urrutia scored a home run. the sixth, 6-0.
By Gigantes del Cibao; Luis Liberato 4-1, homer, run, two RBIs Kelvin Gutiérrez 5-1, two RBIs; José Siri from 5-1, double; Henry Urrutia 4-2, double, scored; Iván Castillo 3-1, two scored; Tito Polo 4-0, scored; Hanser Alberto 5-2, double; Carlos Peguero 5-1, scored.
By Aguilas Cibaeñas; Victor Robles 4-1; Orlando Calixte 4-2, Aneury Tavarez 3-1, double; Yairo Muñoz 4-1.
Los Gigantes, current national champions, will play a doubleheader tomorrow against Tigres del Licey starting at 3:00 in the afternoon in Santo Domingo, the second of The batch is scheduled to start at 7:00 pm. On Wednesday they return to Julián Javier to receive the Aguilas Cibaeñas at 7:00 pm.