After a poor showing in the regular season, the Licey Tigers have taken off to a good start in the round robin played to decide the playoff teams of the Dominican Winter Professional Baseball Championship. The Tigres del Licey have won their four games. On Tuesday, 2 January 2018, with the resuming of games at the Quisqueya Ball Park after its shutdown following a fire in the press room, the Licey defeated the Escogido 4 runs to 1.
In the standings, the Tigres del Licey are followed by the Aguilas Cibaeñas with a record of 2 games won and two losses; the Gigantes del Cibao with 1-3 and the Leones del Escogido with 1-3.
3 January 2018