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The Santurce Cangrejeros showcased their dominance by securing their fourth consecutive victory in a thrilling match against the Carolina Giants. Led by the esteemed leader of the Professional Baseball League Roberto Clemente of Puerto Rico, the Cangrejeros emerged triumphant with a final score of 4-2.
Crucial contributions from Juan Yepez, who delivered a sacrifice fly, and Mariel González, who drove in a run with an RBI single, played a pivotal role in the Cangrejeros’ victory. Their exceptional performance in the fifth inning proved to be the defining moment of the match.
In another exciting encounter, the Leones de Ponce faced off against the Criollos de Caguas in Ponce. Calvin Estrada’s ground ball resulted in a run, while Kevin Santana’s single added another, allowing the Leones de Ponce to secure a 4-2 victory. The team showcased their prowess by scoring twice in the first inning.
Meanwhile, in Mayagüez, the Mayagüez Indians unleashed an explosive offensive display in the sixth inning against RA12. Brian Rey’s two-run RBI triple and Emmanuel Rivera’s two-run single were instrumental in leading the Indians to a resounding 10-1 victory.
As the league standings currently stand, the Leones de Ponce and the Santurce Cangrejeros are leading the circuit with an impressive 6-2 record. They are closely followed by the Criollos de Caguas and the Carolina Giants, both with a 4-4 record. The Mayagüez Indians and RA12 are currently at the bottom of the standings with a 2-6 record.