Americans go extra innings again to earn 2nd straight win over Cuba
Cuba’s Irait Chirino dives into first base as U.S. first baseman Sam Travis takes the throw. The extra-inning win was the second in two nights for the U.S., which meets Cuba again at 7 tonight at Werner Park.
Posted: Friday, July 19, 2013 12:00 am
Kyle Schwarber’s sacrifice fly to score Taylor Sparks in the top of the 10th inning was the game-winner as Team USA beat the Cuban national team 3-2 Friday night in front of a Werner Park crowd of 3,087.
The win was the second extra-inning victory in consecutive nights for the Americans over Cuba in Game 2 of a five-game exhibition series.
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Friday, July 19, 2013 12:00 am.