The six teams of the LIDOM they already let know the names of the inaugural pitchers that will be opening the 2020 tournament of the Winter Ball.
The season will begin next Sunday, November 15, here are the names of the pitchers:
- Tigres del Licey, Ervin Santana.
- Águilas Cibaeñas, Joe Van Metter.
- Toros del Este, Domingo German.
- Eastern Stars, Ariel Jurado.
- Gigantes del Cibao, Richelson Peña.
- Lions of the Chosen One, Casey Harman.
Tigres del Licey-Ervin Santana.
The veteran was fiery during the preseason games and manager Luis Sojo decided to give him the ball for next Sunday, November 15, against the Leones del Escogido at the Quisqueya stadium in LIDOM .
Joe Van Metter, Águilas Cibaeñas.
The 32-year-old imported was the best pitcher of the guinea pigs during preseason games, in short he showed that no one else should be the opening starter more than him.
Casey Harman, Lions of the Chosen One.
Casey Harman, who is also American, will be the inaugural pitcher for the Lions against the Tigres del LIcey at Quisqueya Stadium, in search of his first victory in the LIDOM.
Domingo German, Toros del Este.
One of the best Dominican pitchers in the Major Leagues, Domingo German, will be at full steam in the LIDOM 2020 after being suspended in the MLB and will start taking the ball on the first day.
Richelson Peña, Gigantes del Cibao.
Peña is a veteran in the Lidom, is going to pitch for the first time officially with the Gigantes del Cibao against the same team that changed him during the offseason of the Winter Ball, the Águilas Cibaeñas.
Ariel Jurado, Eastern Stars.
The Panamanian green team will be launched for the second season in the LIDOM and this time he will debut against Toros del Este, this being the first official match of the 2020 Winter Ball season.