Dominican, Venezuela get routs in Series
Losing pitcher Jonathan Albaladejo lasted only one inning and allowed six runs on seven hits.
The Dominican Republic's Cibao Eagles (3-0) face Venezuela's Aragua Tigers (1-2) on Monday. Puerto Rico plays Mexico's Hermosillo Naranjeros.
In Sunday's early game, Oscar Salazar homered and had five RBIs to lead Venezuela to a 13-3 victory over Mexico.
It was the first win of the series for Venezuela. Mexico is 0-3 after losing to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and Venezuela by a combined score of 33-4.
Salazar, who had a brief stint with the Detroit Tigers in 2002, hit a two-run homer in a seven-run first inning and a bases-loaded triple in a five-run sixth. night.
Copyright 2007 by The Associated Press
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