Tacuarineros de Culiacán

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The Tacuarineros de Culiacán baseball club was one of the four original founding members of the Mexican Pacific Coast League, a minor league circuit that operated in Mexico in the seasons from 1945-46 through 1957-58.[1] They were managed by Manuel Arroyo.[2]

The Tacuarineros were based in Culiacán, the capital of the state of Sinaloa, and played its home games at the Autonomous University of Sinaloa ballpark in their first three seasons.[2] They moved to the Estadio General Ángel Flores for the 1948-49 season, when they won the first of their five pennants, repeating in the 1949-50, 1950-51, 1951-52 and 1955-56 campaigns.[3]

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  1. ^ Mexican Baseball History 3: The Mexican Pacific League. Baseball Mexico. Article by Bruce Baskin. Retrieved on November 7, 2018.
  2. ^ a b Historia de los Tomateros de Culiacán. Tomateros de Culiacán official website (in Spanish). Retrieved on November 7, 2018.
  3. ^ Campeones de la Liga del Pacífico. ESPN Deportes (in Spanish). Retrieved on November 7, 2018.

Further reading[edit]

  • Bjarkman, Peter (2005). Diamonds around the Globe: The Encyclopedia of International Baseball. Greenwood. ISBN 978-0-31-332268-6

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