2013 -- Montebello wins 35 American title
Angels 14, Pirates 1
Vega's 6 RBI Helps Angels to Crown
By Les Zoltowski, MSBLNational.com
LAS VEGAS, May 27, 2013 -- Cisco Vega doubled, singled and and has six RBI, and pitcher
Mario Chavarin tossed a complete game as the Montebello Angels soared to a 14-1
win over the and a 35 Wood Bat American crown at the 13th annual MSBL Las Vegas Open.
It was Montebello’s first title at the open. They lost in
the semi’s in 2011, and lost in the finals there in 2010. Chavarin and Vega
shared tournament MVP honors. Frank Esparzadoubled twice and added an RBI
single on the day for the Angels.
Mammy Pimentel’s solo home run in the seventh inning accounted
for the Pirates’ only run and one of its three hits. Jason Farmer, who had four
tournament homers, doubled and John Urratia singled to round out the Pirate
Vegas knocked a three-run double in the third inning to give
the Angels a 5-0 lead. He added a three-run single in the eight-run eighth
Both the Pirates and the Angels finished 2-1 in round robin play. The Las
Vegas Warriors were the only undefeated team in the division. The Angels
knocked off the Santa Barbara Black Sox 13-1 to punch their ticket to the
finals. The Pirates beat the unbeaten Warriors 13-10 in the semi's.
Angel’s Coach Robert Oskin praised his team’s strong offense
which averaged 12 runs per game.and solid pitching.