Puerto Rico 5, Netherlands 0
Preview - Box Score

(2-2)
  Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Netherlands 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0
Puerto Rico 1 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 X 5 10 0
WP: J. Sanchez (1-0)
LP: P. Walsma (0-1)
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  Box Score Play by Play
Scoring Summary
Bot 1st: Puerto Rico
- C. Beltran grounded into fielder's choice, J. Feliciano scored, R. Vazquez out at second
Bot 5th: Puerto Rico
- A. Rios tripled to deep left center, C. Delgado scored
- I. Rodriguez singled to left, A. Rios scored
Bot 6th: Puerto Rico
- G. Soto singled to center, H. Bocachica scored, C. Delgado to third, A. Rios to second
Bot 8th: Puerto Rico
- A. Cora singled to center, H. Bocachica scored
 Netherlands
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
G. Kingsale cf 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .250
S. Schoop ss 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 .000
R. Simon dh 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500
   S. Adriana ph-dh 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
Y. de Caster 3b 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
V. Rooi 1b 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .000
S. de Jong c 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 .333
C. Smith lf 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
   B. Engelhardt ph-lf 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
D. Rombley rf 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .000
   D. van Klooster ph-rf 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 .500
M. Duursma 2b 3 0 0 0 0 3 3 .000
 Totals 28 0 5 0 0 11 11  
 Batting
2B - Y de Caster (1, J Sanchez).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - S Schoop 1.
GIDP - S Schoop.
Team LOB - 5.
 Fielding
PB - S de Jong.
 Puerto Rico
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
J. Feliciano lf-cf 4 1 1 0 1 0 2 .250
R. Vazquez 3b-1b 3 0 0 0 2 0 1 .000
C. Beltran cf 4 0 1 1 0 2 4 .250
   H. Bocachica pr-lf 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 1.000
C. Delgado 1b 1 1 1 0 3 0 0 1.000
   A. Cora ph-3b 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
A. Rios rf 2 1 1 1 2 0 1 .500
   A. Gonzalez ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000
I. Rodriguez dh 3 0 1 1 0 2 4 .333
   B. Williams ph-dh 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 .000
G. Soto c 4 0 1 1 1 1 5 .250
F. Lopez 2b 4 0 1 0 0 2 6 .250
M. Aviles ss 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 .250
 Totals 34 5 10 5 9 8 28  
 Batting
3B - A Rios (1, D Bergman).
RBI - C Beltran (1), A Rios (1), I Rodriguez (5), G Soto (2), A Cora (1).
2-out RBI - G Soto.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - F Lopez 3, J Feliciano 1, C Beltran 2, G Soto 2.
Team LOB - 14.
 Base Running
SB - R Vazquez (1, 2nd base off P Walsma/S de Jong).
 
 Fielding
Outfield assists - C Beltran (R Simon at Home).
DP - 1 (M Aviles-C Delgado).
 Netherlands
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
P. Walsma (L, 0-1) 2.0 1 1 1 5 2 0 4.50
D. Bergman 2.0 4 2 2 2 3 0 9.00
A. Smit 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
B. Van Driel 1.0 2 1 1 2 2 0 9.00
M. van Kampen 2.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 4.50
 Puerto Rico
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Sanchez (W, 1-0) 4.0 2 0 0 1 4 0 0.00
O. Roman 1.0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
J. Lopez (H, 1) 1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
N. Figueroa 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
I. Maldonado 0.1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
P. Feliciano (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.00
S. Rivera (H, 1) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
F. Cabrera 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.00
WP - P Walsma.
IBB - C Delgado (by B Van Driel).
Pitches-strikes - P Walsma 52-22; D Bergman 47-29; A Smit 9-7; B Van Driel 30-14; M van Kampen 23-17; J Sanchez 56-38; O Roman 21-16; J Lopez 14-8; N Figueroa 14-9; I Maldonado 13-6; P Feliciano 5-3; S Rivera 3-2; F Cabrera 8-8.
Ground balls-fly balls - P Walsma 3-1; D Bergman 0-3; A Smit 1-1; B Van Driel 0-1; M van Kampen 4-2; J Sanchez 3-4; O Roman 0-1; J Lopez 2-0; N Figueroa 1-0; I Maldonado 0-0; P Feliciano 0-0; S Rivera 1-0; F Cabrera 1-0.
Batters faced - P Walsma 12; D Bergman 12; A Smit 4; B Van Driel 7; M van Kampen 8; J Sanchez 14; O Roman 4; J Lopez 3; N Figueroa 3; I Maldonado 3; P Feliciano 1; S Rivera 1; F Cabrera 3.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Eric Cooper. 1B--Luis Ramirez. 2B--Laz Diaz. 3B--Corrie Davis.
Time: 2:55.
Attendance: 19,501.
Weather: 76 degrees, partly cloudy.
Wind: 12 mph, left to right.

Updated on Wednesday, Mar 11, 2009 10:06 pm ET

 
 Top Batters
 Netherlands
Y. DeCaster Yurendell DeCaster
1-3
 Puerto Rico
A. Rios Alex Rios
1-2
1 RBI
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