Viciedo also hit a single out of four times at bat and drove in a run, so his average totalled .279 and 67, respectively.
His fellow countryman and catcher, Ariel Martinez, came in as an emergency starter and hit a single, so his average rose to .217.
Meanwhile, Leonys Martin hit his 26th home run of the season plus a single, so the Chiba Lotte Marines won 4-2 over the Seibu Lions.
At the ZOZO Marine stadium in Chiba, the former Seattle Mariners outfielder hit 3-2, thus increasing his batting average to .252.
For his part, his fellow countryman and shortstop, Adeiny Hechavarria, hit a home run, scored a run and left his average at .195.
Another Latin American who stood out was Dominican junior Mel Rojas, who hit his seventh home run and a double, so the Hanshin Tigers beat the DeNa BayStars 2-0.