In the opening game, Mexico beat the Dominican Republic (5-4). Hours later, Colombia won Puerto Rico (7-1), Cuba defeated Curacao (3-1), and Venezuela beat Panama (5-2). "We feel proud of having participated in such a match," celebrated Venezuelan manager Jose Alguacil.
On Friday, Panama will face Colombia, and Mexico will meet Curacao in the Simon Bolivar Stadium at 13:00 and 18:00, respectively.
In La Guaira stadium, which has a capacity for 14,500 spectators, the Dominican Republic will face Cuba at 2:30 p.m., and Venezuela will meet Puerto Rico at 7:30 p.m.
Every year, the Caribbean Series gathers the best baseball players from the Caribbean Professional Baseball Confederation (CBPC) countries: Mexico, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, and Venezuela.
Athletes from Colombia, Cuba, Panama, and Curaçao are also invited to the competitions as guests.
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