Tomateros de Culiacán

Tomateros de Culiacán

Tomateros de Culiacan
Team logo Cap insignia
League Mexican Pacific League
Location Culiacan, Sinaloa

Estadio General Ángel Flores (1965–2015)

Estadio BBVA Bancomer (Baseball) (2015-present)
Year founded 1970
League championships 1966–67, 1969–70, 1977–78, 1982–83, 1984–85, 1995–96, 1996–97, 2001–02, 2003–04, 2014-2015
Caribbean Series championships 1996, 2002
Colors Red, maroon, white
Ownership Juan Manuel Ley Lopez
Manager Benji Gil[1]
General Manager Jesus Rojo

The Tomateros de Culiacán (English: Culiacán Tomato Growers) are a baseball team in the Mexican Pacific League. Based in Culiacán, the Tomateros have won ten domestic titles and two Caribbean World Series, in 1996 and in 2002. The team was founded in 1965 as part of the Sonora-Sinaloa League.


  • 2001–2002 Season 1
  • Notable players 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4

2001–2002 Season

The 2001–2002 season was a gold year not only for the Tomateros, but also for México, as they conquered the 2002 Caribbean Series held at Caracas, Venezuela with big leaguers as Rodrigo López, Oliver Perez, Luis Ayala, José Silva and Benji Gil, as well as with Adán Amezcua, who earned Series MVP honors.

Notable players


External links

  • Official website