On January 28 2017 — The Águilas de Mexicali win their first Mexican Pacific League championship in 18 years, routing the Cañeros de Los Mochis 13-1 in game 6 of the best-of-7 finals for a 4-2 series win. Hector Velazquez gets the win and Cuban refugees Yunieski Betancourt (6 RBI) and Yordanys Linares (3 RBI) both go deep. Chris Roberson has 3 hits and Agustín Murillo scores three. Manny Barreda takes the defeat as 8 pitchers combine to surrender 16 hits.


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