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HomeBaseballHenry Centeno silenced and left the Tigres on the ropes

Henry Centeno silenced and left the Tigres on the ropes

Intractable was Henry Centeno this Sunday to lead the victory of the Bravos de Margarita 7-1 over Tigres de Aragua, which right now have been left out of the classification.

Centeno blanked the Bengals for 5.0 innings, allowing only a couple of hits and managing to improve his ERA to 4.26.

The insular offense backed him up early. They scored a streak in the first inning with a double by Carlos Pérez and sentenced with a cluster of six in the next inning, combining singles by Dilson Herrera, Diego Rincones, Ramón Flores and David Rodríguez.

Tigres discounted with one in the sixth after a single by Edwin García. But he couldn't do more than that.

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Centeno earned his fourth win of the season and Elih Villanueva (2-3) charged with the setback.

The Braves, who have lost six of their last 10 meetings, take a breather with this win that leaves them with a 21-20 record, momentarily in fourth place.

Tigres, on the other hand, suffered their fifth loss in a row and dropped out of the standings, falling one game behind the inspired Caribes de Anzoátegui.

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