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Dominican Republic breaks 11-game slide in Caribbean Series

GUADALAJARA, Mexico (AP) Francisley Bueno pitched six scoreless innings, Edwin Espinal had two RBIs and the Dominican Republic beat Puerto Rico 6-3 on Sunday to break an 11-game losing streak in the Caribbean Series.

Bueno (1-0) allowed six hits and struck out three, helping Aguilas Cibaenas to the Dominicans' first win in the tournament since Feb. 5, 2015, when the Cibao Gigantes beat Mexico*s Culiacan Tomateros 3-2.

The 11-game losing streak by the Dominican Republic was the second-longest in Caribbean Series history, just one game short of the record set by Puerto Rico between 2003 and 2005. (MORE)

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