Friday, February 27, 2009

Cuba defeats Pericos de Puebla 13-0

Cuba's National Selection Team to the 2009 World Baseball Classic defeated today the Pericos de Puebla by the score of 13-0. The training game was closed to the public.

The Cuban team lineup was as follow: Céspedes (cf), Olivera (2b), Cepeda (dh), Despaigne (rf), Gourriel (3b), Malleta (1b), Anderson (lf), Pestano (c), Navas (ss) and Aroldis Chapman on the pitching mound.

The best batter was Céspedes, who went five for six, with three doubles and a homer. Cepeda and Gourriel also connected homers.

These details were published by Cuban daily Juventud Rebelde.

The next training game will be on Sunday, also against the Pericos, and it will be open to the public.

Stay tuned!

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