Located in the middle of a game of reaching a place in the play-offs, the Sultans will seek their ticket to the finals stage in the Mexican Baseball League when facing the Acereros de Monclova this Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at the beginning of the last series of the regular calendar.
The left handed Elvis Araujo is considered a probable starting pitcher for Monterrey, against former Major League Baseball player, Héctor Velázquez.
The directive of the Gray ghosts He reported that It will be on Wednesday when they can have the players who attended the Tokyo Olympics with the national team.
The Monterrey team needs to win one more game than the Tecos de los Dos Laredos and Algodoneros de Unión Laguna to access the play-offs.
Laredo will receive the visit of the Saraperos of Saltillo at the border, while the Cotton They will play in their Parque de la Revolución in the city of Torreón, against the sotaneros Generals of Durango.
Sultanes, Tecos and Algodoneros can also aspire to fifth place, but they need to win their respective series and that the Rieleros de Aguascalientes fall clean in their visit to the Bravos de León.
Monterrey will be able to activate those selected for Wednesday’s duel, Ramiro Peña, Alí Solís, Sebastián Elizalde, César Vargas and Manny Bañuelos.
Vargas can be the pitcher for Monterrey on Wednesday in the second of the series, and Banuelos on Thursday in the third against the Acereros.
The same Monclova team will be able to count on the closer in the second game, Carlos Bustamante, and with the shortstop, Danny Espinosa.
In the South Zone, five places have already been defined in the play-off. The last ticket is fought by the Pericos de Puebla and the Bravos de León.
Los Pericos will play at home against the sotaneros, Guerreros de Oaxaca, while León will host Aguascalientes.
The finals stage will begin next Saturday with the leader of each division facing sixth place; the second to the fifth, and the third to the fourth.