Odrisamer Despaigne wins his third straight decision in the LMB. (+Mexican League Report)

Odrisamer Despaigne is now rolling in the Liga Mexicana de Béisbol, for the second time in three outings the right-hander from Havana posted a quality outing. The crafty right went seven strong innings against a potent Yucatán lineup and only surrendered a run via two hits and retired nine via the strikeout.

The Mariachis down the Leones 7-2 and Despaigne now sports a 5-4 record in the Aztec circuit. The hurler also saw his ERA fall to 4.53 on the campaign and is trending upward at the most opportune time.

Despaigne could be a key figure for Guadalajara in the quest for a postseason birth. As of right now the team stands two games back of Saltillo for the last playoff birth in the Zona Norte.

Cuban action on the night:

Maikel Serrano (LF) 2-0, RBI, BB, K, Ave .252 1er juego (Olmecas)

Yuniesky Larduet (LF) 4-0 (1er juego) 3-0, BB (2do juego) Ave .299 (Piratas)

Yosmany Guerra (SS) 4-2, R, 1er juego, 3-0 (2do juego) Ave .337 (Pirata)

Peter O’Brien (LF) 6-2, R, Ave .363 (Pericos)

Henry Urrutia (1B) 5-1, Ave .299 (Saraperos)

Yadiel Hernández (LF) 4-0, 3 K, Ave .304 (Sultanes)

Odrisamer Despaigne (P) (W, 5-4) 7.0 INN, 2 H, ER, R, BB, 9 K, ERA 4.63, 95 L – 65 S (Mariachis)

Yadir Drake (RF) 4-1, K, Ave .332 (Leones)

Albert Lara (2B) 1-0, Ave .342 (Algodoneros)

JC Escarra (RF) 5-2, Ave .259 (Toros)

Félix Pérez (1B) 5-0, Ave .244 (Toros)

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