VENEZUELA 4, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 3 IN MEXICO
The Dominican Republic led 3-1 through seven, but Ronny Cedeno's RBI double was followed by a two-run homer by Rene Reyes to give Venezuela a 4-3 lead and eventual win. Jose Castillo also homered for Venezuela.
CUBA 4, MEXICO 0 IN MEXICO
Cuba scored all its runs in the fifth inning, as Alfredo Despaigne hit a three-run homer and William Saavedra followed with a solo homer. Vladimir Banos pitched 8.2 scoreless innings for Cuba, giving up six hits and two walks with five strikeouts.
Puerto Rico, 1-3
Dominican Republic, 0-4
Cuba v. Venezuela
Puerto Rico v. Mexico