Cuba Baseball Playoffs All Set to Begin

Andy Sarduy played a key role in Villa Clara’s decisive win over Holguin and a ticket to the semifinal playoffs. Photo: baseballdecuba.com

HAVANA TIMES – Defending champions Villa Clara squeaked into the playoffs of the 2013-2014 Cuban baseball season with an 8-2 must win on the final day of the schedule on Tuesday in Holguin.  The semi-final match ups are Matanzas (last year’s runners-up) vs. Villa Clara and Havana’s Industriales vs. Pinar del Rio.

The action in the Villa Clara-Matanzas series begins on Thursday at 7:15 pm in Matanzas.  Industriales opens on the road in Pinar del Rio on Friday in an afternoon game at 3:15 pm.   Both series are best-of-seven as will be the finals.

Matanzas finished in first place with a 57-30 record followed by Pinar del Rio five games back with 52-35, Industriales 51-36 and Villa Clara 50-37.

2013-2014 Cuban Baseball Playoff Schedule

Semifinals 1
Game Matchup Date Time TV
Game #1 Villa Clara @ Matanzas Thursday 3/27/2014 7:15 pm CV
Game #2 Villa Clara @ Matanzas Friday 3/28/2014 7:15 pm CV
Game #3 Matanzas @ Villa Clara Sunday 3/30/2014 2:15 pm CV
Game #4 Matanzas @ Villa Clara Monday 3/31/2014 3:15 pm CV
Game #5 * Matanzas @ Villa Clara Tuesday 4/1/2014 3:15 pm CV
Game #6 * Villa Clara @ Matanzas Thursday 4/3/2014 7:15 pm CV
Game #7 * Villa Clara @ Matanzas Friday 4/4/2014 7:15 pm CV
Semifinals 2
Game Matchup Date Time TV
Game #1 Industriales @ Pinar del Río Friday 3/28/2014 3:15 pm CV
Game #2 Industriales @ Pinar del Río Saturday 3/29/2014 3:15 pm CV
Game #3 Pinar del Río @ Industriales Monday 3/31/2014 7:15 pm CV
Game #4 Pinar del Río @ Industriales Tuesday 4/1/2014 7:15 pm CV
Game #5 * Pinar del Río @ Industriales Wednesday 4/2/2014 7:15 pm CV
Game #6 * Industriales @ Pinar del Río Friday 4/4/2014 3:15 pm CV
Game #7 * Industriales @ Pinar del Río Saturday 4/5/2014 3:15 pm CV
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One thought on “Cuba Baseball Playoffs All Set to Begin

  • March 27, 2014 at 9:44 am
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    GO MATANZAS GO… Lets see if they can finish it off this year as Champions!!

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