A good outing for Angel Mata.
LA GUAIRA 8, ARAGUA 6 IN LA GUAIRA
Twins: Oswaldo Arcia (Aragua) was 1-for-2 with a home run and two walks, scoring twice. Angel Mata (Aragua) worked two shutout innings, giving up two hits and a walk while striking out one. Dakota Watts (Aragua) retired the only man he faced.
Game summary: Scott Van Slyke hit a walk-off, two-run homer with no one out in the ninth.
Aragua: Alex Romero was 4-for-5 with a double and scored twice. Ramon Castro was 2-for-3 with two doubles and a walk and scored once.
La Guaira: Van Slyke (Dodgers) was 4-for-5 with three home runs, driving in four. Ehire Adrianza (San Francisco) was 2-for-5 with two doubles, scoring twice and driving in one.
ZULIA 4, ANZOATEGUI 3 IN ZULIA
Twins: Eduardo Escobar (Anzoategui) was used as a reserve and was 0-for-1.
Game summary: Zulia took the lead with a run in the seventh and got an insurance run with one in the eighth.
Anzoategui: Jake Goebbert was 2-for-3 with two doubles, scoring once and driving in one. Gorkys Hernandez (Miami) was 2-for-4 with a double and an RBI.
Zulia: Ernesto Mejia (Atlanta) was 3-for-4 with a double and a home run. Henry Rodriguez (Cincinnati) was 2-for-5 with a double and scored once.
MAGALLANES 4, CARACAS 2 IN MAGALLANES
Game summary: Magallanes scored two in the eighth to break a 2-2 tie.
Caracas: J. C. Boscan was 2-for-4. Jhoulys Chacin gave up a run on four hits in five innings.
Magallanes: Carlos Maldonado was 2-for-4 with a home run and scored twice. Eliezer Alfonzo was 3-for-4 with a run and an RBI.