2015 Postseason: Tigers beat Colts with 7-run 8th inning, take 3-1 lead

It started out with small ball: a dead ball, a single, a bunt, and another single. By the time the 8th inning was over on Monday night, the Tigers had scored seven runs, Yeniet Pérez had hit a single for the ages and the Ciego de Avila Tigers were running away with Game 4 of the Cuban semifinals.

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The result was a 9-4 victory for the Tigers over the Colts on a night they were facing Granma's best pitcher, Lázaro Blanco.

2015 Postseason: Matanzas stay alive overpowering Pirates 13-0

Yurisbel Gracial

Yurisbel Gracial went 3-for-4, hit a home run and had three RBIs Saturday afternoon to lead the Crocodiles to a 13-0 thrashing of the Isla de la Juventud Pirates. Now the teams will go deep in the heart of Matanzas to decide the pennant in the best-of-seven series. When they resume in Matanzas for Game 6, Jonder Martínez starts for the Crocodiles against Yoalkis Cruz in a rematch of Game 2, won by the Pirates 4-2 in eleven innings.

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2015 Postseason: La Isla take Game 3 for 2-1 lead in the Cuban semifinals

Mendoza dominated and manager Víctor Mesa let another game slip away as the Isla de la Juventud Pirates beat the Matanzas Crocodiles 7-6 Friday afternoon, improving to 2-1 in the 2015 Postseason series against their rivals.

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2015 Postseason: Ciego de Avila avenges Wednesday loss, tie the series at 1-1

Osvaldo Vázquez

Yander Guevara (1-0) stopped the charging Granma Colts in what could turn out to be a key game in the 2015 Postseason for the Tigers.

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Guevara pitched six strong innings allowing only two runs and striking out 5, and the Tigers beat up on Dariel Góngora (0-1) in a 16-5 win Thursday night, that restored the order for the 2012 Champion.

2015 Postseason: Isla de la Juventud Pirates rout Matanzas Crocodiles, tie Semifinals at 1-1

Rigoberto Gómez

The Pirates once again are alive, coming back to stun the Crocodiles, 4-2, and tying the Cuban Semifinals at one game apiece in front of a 17,500 crowd at Victoria de Girón Park.

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2015 Postseason: Granma Strikes First 9-2 over Ciego de Avila

Yordanis Samón

The second semifinal best-of-seven series of the Cuban Baseball Playoffs got underway this afternoon with host Granma slugging its way to a 9-2 win over Ciego de Avila. This evening Matanzas, which won its first game 11-1 Tuesday night, hosts game two vs. Isla de la Juventud.

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