Great start for Leuris Gómez and a five-line rally in the eighth inning, they allowed the Union Laguna cotton growers take the first game of the series 8 runs by 3, over the Saraperos de Saltillo, in a match held this Friday at the Francisco I. Madero stadium in the capital of Coahuila.
The cherry set was put forward on the board in the same first inning, with Isaías Tejeda’s fourteenth homer this season, leading Nick Torres ahead.
The home team responded with a run in the second inning, with an unstoppable producer Christian Zazueta, who allowed Josuan Hernández to score.
In the third roll, Tejeda reappeared producing his third double career and taking Carlos Rivero, who had reached base by the same route, to the plate.
Leuris Gómez was compromised in the sixth inning, when Juan Pérez hit him with two pads, then the third basement was ripped off but, later, the Lagunero starter dominated Manny Rodríguez with a fly to right field.
Already with the relief of Alberto Leyva, the serape hurt with triple producer Fernando Villegas, Hernández scoring the second. however, Kender Villegas came to dominate Fernando Flores and Ricardo Serna, who entered as a pop-up.
For the eighth roll, the attack of the lagoons came again. Carlos Rivero doubled, followed by a single by Tejeda. Francisco Rivera came driving in the fourth with a hit to the right.
Chris Mariscal hit left uncogged to fill the house with no out. With wild pitch of Alejandro Soto, Tejeda scored.
Ciro Norzagaray came as a pinch-hitter and hit a double that made Rivera and Mariscal ring.
With Alex Flores in the batter’s box, Norzagaray stole the anteroom and in bad shot of the receiver, was able to score the eighth run. At the end of the same episode, Manny Rodríguez homered off Villegas.
Leuris Gómez did a great job for six full innings, allowed four hits, one run, vaccinated 10 enemies, hit one, without allowing a walk. He was followed by Alberto Leyva, Kender Villegas and Jenrry Mejía.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 CHE
Cotton 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 8 13 0
Saraperos 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 8 1
PG: Leuris Gómez (1-1) PD: Luis Santos (4-1)
HR: ALG – Isaías Tejeda (14)