The Dominican Republic wins the first Baseball Cup of the Caribbean

The Dominican Republic wins the first Baseball Cup of the Caribbean
10/12/2018

The Dominican Republic was out of reach for each of the other five teams competing in the first edition of the tournament. The Dominicans won, 8-4, the semi final against the US Virgin Islands and outscored, 12-1, Curaçao in the Championship game

The Dominican Republic outscored, 12-1, Curaçao in the final and won the first edition of the Baseball Cup of the Caribbean.

The Dominicans cruised undefeated to the medal round of the six-team tournament and defeated the US Virgin Islands, 8-4 in the semi final.

Curaçao earned the right to challenge the Dominican Republic in the Championship game with a clear, 12-2, win against Aruba in the other semi final.

The US Virgin Islands won the bronze medal game, 9-5, against Aruba and finished third.

Peru won the consolation game, 5-2, against Haiti and finished fifth.

The first Baseball Cup of the Caribbean (Copa del Caribe de Beisbol) was sanctioned by WBSC.

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