Mexican Pacific League
Culiacan beat Obregon 4-1 (Hugo Castellanos did not pitch), Obregon lead semifinal series 2-1.
Lara beat Caribes 10-2: link
VWL Playoff Standings:
1. (tie) Aragua 8-3 (Jose Martinez)
1. (tie) Lara 8-3 (Cesar Izturis)
3. La Guaira 5-6
4. Caribes 4-8 (Rico Washington and Jose Garcia)
5. Margarita 3-8
Kelvin Jimenez (St. Louis) pitched 1.2 innings of relief, giving up 3 hits, 1 run (earned), 2 walks (1 intentional), and striking out 2. (ground out-fly out: 1-1) (inherited runners-scored: 2-0)
Estrellas lost to Licey 7-6: link
DWL Playoff Standings:
1. Licey 11-6 (D'Angelo Jimenez)
2. Aguilas10-7 (Jose Arredondo)
3. Estrellas 7-10 (Kelvin Jimenez)
4. Gigantes 6-11 (Juan Richardson)
Caimanes beat Indios 4-2: link, taking a 1-0 lead in the championship series.
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