The greatest thing a baseball player can achieve has been achieved this November 5, 2022 by a Honduran. Mauricio Dubon has raised the five-star flag in one of the sport’s greatest achievements: winning the World Series.
The stars of houston celebrated at Minute Maid Park a 4-1 victory over the Phillies of philadelphia to sow the final 4-2 in the series that gives them their second championship ring in the Big leagues (MLB), first since 2017.
The Honduran who plays for the monarch team, the 28-year-old from San Pedro de San Pedro called Mauricio Dubondid not see action in the sixth and final game of the contest, although he did in games two and four of the World Series as an outfielder.
This is how the Catracho territory receives with euphoria the most prestigious sports award in its history. Dubon he achieved it, the dream came true and the sky has been touched by the hands of a Honduran.
The importance of this feat is reflected at the point of data:
Only two countries in Central America, Panama and Nicaragua, had had players who won the ring in the big American tent. With this Honduras becomes the third with Mauricio entering the preferred list of 12 kings of the region in MLB.
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Blessed sixth entry. When in the upper part the visit moved the board with a shrapnel shot by slugger Kyle Schwarber when he bounced the ball out of the field, the magic was present in the inning stretch.
The Cuban slugger Yordan Alvarez he hit a three-run home run just after Zack Wheeler’s pitching trade for José Alvarado. The visit also suffered in turn the races of Jose Altuve Y Jeremy Pena on the hike home.
Then, the visit changed pitcher again. Seranthony Dominguez came in just for Christian Vazquez perform a single that launched the lapidary career of alex bregman.
After being crowned in 2017 for the first time, the stars they had lost their next two Fall Classic appearances to the Washington Nationals in 2019 and the Atlanta Braves in 2021. Now the ring returns to houstonwhere a Honduran makes history.