Escambray

March, 2013

  • 22 March

    Sancti Spiritus Waiting for the Stars

    With a total of 1 382 votes, Sancti Spiritus hurler Ismel Jiménez was elected as Cuba’s most popular baseball player, in the survey made prior to the 26th All-Star Game to take place this weekend in this territory.»

  • 5 March

    Venezuela President Hugo Chavez Passes Away

    Venezuelan President Hugo Rafael Chavez Frias passed away this March 5th in Venezuela, at the age of 59, after a long battle against cancer. Vice President Nicolás Maduro called “to pray and accept the difficult moment” when talking on the television to inform the world about the fatal event. He …»

  • 4 March

    Cuba Crushes China at World Baseball Classic

    Team Cuba unleashed a ferocious offensive to beat China at the 3rd WBC 12×0. Homers by Alexei Bell and Jose Dariel Abreu were the first in the Fukuoka Dome Stadium, where Pool A has its venue.»

  • 1 March

    CONCACAF U-20 Championship: Cuba vs. USA Today

    The four teams from America and the Caribbean with tickets to the U-20 World Cup to be held in Turkey, are going to the field on Friday to play the semis matches: Cuba vs. USA and Mexico-El Salvador.»

February, 2013

January, 2013

  • 17 January

    Cuba Announces Team to World Baseball Classic

    Sancti Spiritus players Yulieski Gourriel, Frederich Cepeda, Ismel Jimenez and Eriel Sanchez, and pitching coach Juan de Dios Peña  are part of the Cuban baseball team announced for the upcoming World Baseball Classic.»

  • 15 January

    Roosters Won Leaders Duel in Cuban Baseball

    With another effective pitching by Ismel Jimenez, Sancti Spiritus beat Isla de la Juventud Pirates-Sharks 5xo and it is now placed 2 games ahead its nearest  rivals.»

  • 10 January

    Ismel with 100 wins and Roosters Continue to Lead

    Somehow tensed up for the record he was about to achieve, Ismel Jimenez was not as dominating as expected. However, his team backed him up and the hurler from Sancti Spiritus and Cuba obtained his 100th victory in 9 national series.»

December, 2012