Cuban baseball team wins gold medal in Veracruz
The selection of Cuba hit 14 hits last Friday against the selection of Nicaragua, achieving a victory of 9 races by 3. Thus the Cuban team took home the gold medal in baseball tournament at Centro American and Caribbean Games in Veracruz.
Cubans regained the scepter that won in Cartagena 2006 and lost by absence in Mayagüez 2010. The game was won by Freddy Asiel Alvarez, who allowed six hits and two runs in six innings of work.
In the match was highlighted the actions of the Cuban stars Frederich Cepeda, Yadiel Hernandez and Alfredo Despaigne. The victory of the Cubans was also influenced by the poor pitching work of Nicaragua and the dismal performance of the team on defense.
Source: Prensa Latina