In clash of titans, Venezuela finally gets Classic win vs. D.R.
Peralta ensured his pitching staff had some wiggle room, smacking an RBI double in the bottom of the sixth inning. He watched -- and celebrated -- as Eugenio Suárez crossed home plate and gave Venezuela a 4-1 lead. But Peralta didn't realize that the ball had already been retrieved, or that the throw home from the outfield had been cut off, and was called out at third base. It was worth it in the end, though.
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