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Scruggs hits walk-off single, Yucatan beats Oaxaca 5-4

YUCATAN, Mexico (AP) -- Xavier Scruggs hit a walk-off single with two outs in the ninth inning, as the Leones de Yucatan defeated the Guerreros de Oaxaca 5-4 on Saturday.

Alex Liddi scored the game-winning run after he reached on an error to score a run, advanced to second on an error and then went to third on a walk by Jose Aguilar.

The Leones cut the deficit to 4-3 when Jonathan Jones hit an RBI double, driving in Walter Ibarra in the fifth.

Josh Lueke (2-2) got the win with a scoreless inning in relief while Miguel Socolovich (0-5) took the loss in the Mexican League game.

Alonzo Harris homered twice, scoring three runs and driving home a couple for the Guerreros.

Yucatan improved to 7-3 against Oaxaca this season.

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