Alacranes de Durango
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- English Name: Durango Scorpions
- Location: Durango, Durango 1957 the franchise was called "Durango-Laguna"
- League: Central Mexican League 1956-1957; Mexican Center League 1965-1967, 1973-1974; Mexican League 1976-1979
- Affiliation: Algodoneros del Unión Laguna 1973; Charros de Jalisco 1974
The Alacranes de Durango have been members at various times of the Central Mexican League, the Mexican Center League and the Mexican League. The name is traditional for all sports teams from Durango, Durango, as its football (soccer) team is also called the Alacranes. Durango is the "Scorpion City" (La ciudad de los Alacranes) because the North American scorpion is found in Northern Mexico's Sonora Desert. Source: Baseball Team Names, 1869-2012. McFarland Publishing (2012).
|1956||45-54||5th||Salvador Sahuayo / Adolfo Cabrera|
|1965||66-72||4th||Regino Garcia / Francisco Martinez|
|1974||52-23||1st||Ossie Alvarez||League Champs|
|1976||54-79||15th||Al Gallagher (4/22) / Oswaldo Alvarez ( -7) / Jorge Fitch|
|1977||77-71||7th||Benjamin Cerda||Lost in 1st round|
|1978||85-65||4th (t)||Benjamin Cerda||Lost in 1st round|