Alejandro de Aza (White Sox) had a two RBI triple to open the scoring for the Toros in the 4th inning. De Aza later scored an insurance run off an Esteban German (Rangers) infield single to finish off the scoring.
Puerto Rico had a chance to tie Mexico for the series lead and force a one game playoff, but they ended up in a tie for second with the Dominican Republic. Both teams had a 3-3 record.
Mexico won their earlier game over Venezuela to finish the tournament 4-2 and take the title. This is the sixth time a Mexican team has won the title and first since 2005 when the Venados de Mazatlan took the title. It is also the first Caribbean Series title for the Yaquis de Obregon.
|Mexico Celebrates the 2011 Caribbean Series Title|
Caribbean Series Final Standings:
Puerto Rico: 3-3
Dominican Republic: 3-3