The second stage of the 55th season of the Cuban Baseball League will restart today with four matches. The Calixto Garcia stadium, home of the Cachorros (Puppies) of Holguin, will receive the nicknamed Cocodrilos (Crocodiles) of Matanzas, the squad that went third last season.
The Cachorros of Holguin will start this second stage with the inclusion of five back up players: Yunier Mendoza (Sancti Spiritus), Yoandris Urgelles (Artemisa) and Reutilio Hurtado (Santiago de Cuba), together with throwers Jose Angel Garcia (Artemisa), and Raicol Suarez (Cienfuegos).
The Cocodrilos picked on throwers Freddy Assiel Alvarez (Villa Clara), Danny Betancourt (Santiago de Cuba), and Javier Vazquez (Sancti Spiritus), together with catcher Danger Guerrero and outfielder Alexander Pozo (Mayabeque).
The other matches are Isla de la Juventud vs Las Tunas, at the "Julio Antonio Mella" stadium; Pinar del Rio-Granma, at the Martires de Barbados stadium; and Industriales vs Ciego de Avila, at the "Jose Ramon Cepero" stadium.