Velez, Ramirez carry DSL Angels to 6-0 win over DSL Nationals

, (AP) -- Alexander Ramirez had two hits and two RBI, and Yeyson Velez allowed just one hit over five innings as the DSL Angels beat the DSL Nationals 6-0 on Friday.

Velez (2-0) picked up the win after he struck out five and walked two.

In the bottom of the second, DSL Angels scored on an error that brought home Natanael Santana. In the following at-bat, Willi Fana hit an RBI single, bringing home Starlin Gill to give the DSL Angels a 2-0 lead. The DSL Angels then added two runs in both the third and fourth innings. In the third, Ramirez scored on an error, while Ramirez hit a two-run triple in the fourth.

Jose Mercedes (0-2) went 3 2/3 innings, allowing six runs and eight hits in the Dominican Summer League game. He also struck out six and walked three.

The DSL Nationals were held scoreless for the second time this season, while the DSL Angels' staff recorded their first shutout of the year.