Coupe Paco Reyes - Canada c. Cuba

Publié par Gilles LeBlanc

Publié en 5 août 2013

  2013pacoreyescup.png(Guaynabo, Puerto Rico) The Canadian Senior Women's National Team was blanked 6-0 by Cuba in their second game of the Paco Reyes Cup in Puerto Rico. Cuban pitcher Yumory Pacheco fired a shutout, scattering six hits and striking out six. Yanita Aviles had a double, two singles and drove in two runs, while Minielli Heredia added a two-run double in the top of the sixth for Cuba.

Sara Hopwood (Surrey, BC) had two singles for Canada, with Joey Lye (Toronto, ON) providing a double and Megan Timpf (Port Dover, ON), Jen Yee (North Delta, BC) and Erika Polidori (Brantford, ON) each adding a hit.

Sara Plourde (Fredericton, NB) took the loss in the pitcher's circle, allowing two runs - one earned - on three hits and two walks with six strikeouts in four innings. Jocelyn Cater (Delta, BC) pitched three innings of relief, allowing four runs - two of them earned - on four hits and two walks with one strikeout.

Box Score and play-by-play: Cuba 6 vs. Canada 0

Canada will take on Argentina at 3:00pm EDT followed by the United States at 5:00pm EDT on Tuesday.


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