Guzman Steals Home To Keep Dominican Republic Undefeated

Dominican Republic (Escogido) 3, Venezuela (Caracas) 2

With the game tied 2-2 in the seventh inning, Phillies center fielder Freddy Guzman stole home for what proved to be the winning run yesterday, keeping Escogido's record a perfect 3-0 in the Caribbean Series. Guzman, 29, stole three bases, going 1-for-2 with a pair of walks. Braves 22-year-old lefthander Jose Ortegano pitched well in his start for Venezuela, limiting Escogido to one run over five innings with three strikeouts and three walks.

Puerto Rico (Mayaguez) 5, Mexico (Hermosillo) 3

Mets center fielder Jesus Feliciano went 2-for-4 with a double and a walk and Blue Jays catcher Randy Ruiz went 1-for-3 with a walk and two RBIs to give Puerto Rico its first victory in the Caribbean Series.

Current Standings

Dominican Republic 3-0

Mexico 1-2

Puerto Rico 1-2

Venezuela 1-2

Today's Schedule

Dominican Republic vs. Puerto Rico, 3:30 PM ET

Venezuela vs. Mexico, 7:30 PM ET