Puerto Rico earned its first win in the 2021 Mazatlán Caribbean Series after defeating Venezuela 3-0 on the second day of the tournament.
It took more than an hour for Puerto Rico’s first hit to fall, in the bottom of the third inning. They capitalized on a hit from Fuentes that gave Puerto Rico the advantage.
The only other inning he scored was in the sixth, when Puerto Rico increased their lead to 3-0 thanks to a two-run homer from Yadier Molina.
Puerto Rico is 1-1 and Venezuela 0-2. Tomorrow Puerto Rico plays against Mexico while Venezuela plays against Colombia, which is also 0-2.