Sunday, December 10, 2017

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-10-17: Magneuris Sierra Hit One Home Run & Drove In Three Runs In 23 Games Before Exiting LIDOM With Injury; Jose Martinez Singles Twice, Doubles, & Drives In Two Runs; Randy Arozarena Singles, Doubles, & Knocks In Two Runs

Magneuris Sierra - Toros del Este (Azucareros)


Mexican Pacific League:

Richy Pedroza (former Peoria-Obregon) started at shortstop and batted ninth.  0-for-4 with one strikeout and assisted in two double plays.

Efren Navarro (former Memphis-Hermosillo) started in right field and batted third.  0-for-2 with two walks.
Jermaine Curtis (former St. Louis-Hermosillo) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-4 with one strikeout.
Allen Cordoba (former Johnson City-Hermosillo) started at third base and batted sixth.  0-for-2 with one run and one walk.

Obregon beat Hermosillo 3-2
LMP Official Site Post Game

Alexis Wilson (State College-Culiacan) entered late in the game at catcher and batted ninth.  0-for-1 at the plate.

Culiacan beat Mexicali 3-1
LMP Official Site Post Game

Randy Arozarena (Springfield-Navojoa) started in right field and batted leadoff.  2-for-4 with one double, two two-out RBIs, and one strikeout.

Navojoa beat Mazatlan 7-4
LMP Official Site Post Game

Sunday's Games:
Mochis (20-32) visits Jalisco (24-28) @ 1:00 PM CT
Mazatlan (30-22) visits Navojoa (29-23) @ 5:00 PM MST
Obregon (21-31) visits Hermosillo (27-25) @ 5:00 PM MST
Mexicali (28-24) visits Culiacan (5:05 PM MST


Venezuelan League:

Rafael Ortega (former Memphis-Caribes) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  1-for-2 with two runs and two walks.

Lara beat Caribes 11-5 in game one of doubleheader
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Wilfredo Tovar (Memphis-Caracas) started at second base and batted third.  0-for-5 with one ground into double play.
Anthony Garcia (former Memphis-Caracas) started in left field and batted seventh.  1-for-4 with one two-out RBI and two strikeouts.

La Guaira beat Caracas 8-5
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Ildemaro Vargas (former Springfield-Lara) started at second base and batted leadoff.  2-for-5 with two runs, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.

Rafael Ortega (former Memphis-Caribes) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  1-for-1 with two walks.

Lara beat Caribes 10-0 in game two of doubleheader
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Richard Castillo (former Memphis-Zulia) entered in the ninth and pitched to four batters.  He allowed three hits and one earned run.  (p-s:16-11)(g/f:1-0)

Zulia beat Aragua 8-2
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Rayder Ascanio (Palm Beach-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted leadoff.  2-for-4 with one run, two walks, and assisted in one double play.
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started at second base and batted second.  0-for-3 with one run, one walk, one strikeout, and was ejected in the fifth inning.
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) started at first base and batted ninth.  3-for-5 with one double, two RBIs, one run, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Magallanes) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck three out.  (p-s:14-10)

Imeldo Diaz (Johnson City-Margarita) entered late in the game in right field and batted second.  0-for-1 with one strikeout.
Breyvic Valera (St. Louis-Margarita) started in right field and moved to center, batting third.  1-for-3 with one triple and one walk.
Kevin Medrano (former 2011 draft selection-Margarita) started at second base and batted fifth.  1-for-2 with one double, one walk, and assisted in two double plays.
Gabriel Lino (Memphis free agent-Margarita) entered late in the game at catcher and batted eighth.  0-for-3 at the plate.

Magallanes beat Margarita 11-1
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Roberto Canache (former Johnson City-Caribes) was placed on the 14-day restricted list by Caribes: LVBP Official Site

Leobaldo Pina (Palm Beach-Caracas) has joined Caracas: LVBP Official Site

Margarita-Aragua will play Lara for one semifinal game and Boston against La Guaira in the second game on Monday: Aragua Official Site

Miguel Socolovich (St. Louis free agent-Caracas) is a big reason the Caracas has a strong bullpen: Lider

Endy Chavez (Puebla-Magallanes) has joined Magallanes: El Emergente

No Games Scheduled For Sunday


Dominican League:

Stats:
Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Estrellas) has played in 15 games going 10-for-32 (.313) with one double, 12 RBIs, 11 total bases, two runs, two walks, six strikeouts, .378 OBP, .344 SLG, and .722 OPS.
Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Licey) has played in six games going 7-for-24 (.292) with two doubles, one RBI, nine total bases, two runs, one walk, three strikeouts, .320 OBP, .375 SLG, and .695 OPS.
Francisco Pena (MiLB signing-Cibaenas) has played in 20 games going 15-for-61 (.246) with four doubles, two home runs, five RBIs, 25 total bases, six runs, one walk, seven strikeouts, .258 OBP, .410 SLG, and .668 OPS.
Magneuris Sierra (St. Louis-Azucareros) has played in 23 games going 7-for-39 (.179) with one home run, three RBIs, ten total bases, eight runs, three walks, three stolen bases, 16 strikeouts, three caught stealing, .238 OBP, .256 SLG, and .495 OPS. (left early due to sprained ankle)
Luis Cruz (former Memphis-Azucareros) has played in seven games going 1-for-6 (.167) with one double, two total bases, one run, one strikeout, .167 OBP, .333 SLG, and .500 OPS.
Eliezer Alvarez (former Springfield-Escogido) has played in 17 games going 3-for-21 (.143) with three total bases, six runs, four walks, one stolen base, seven strikeouts, one caught stealing, .308 OBP, .143 SLG, and .451 OPS.
Alberto Rosario (St. Louis free agent-Estrellas) has played in 21 games going 8-for-58 (.138) with one double, four RBIs, nine total bases, two runs, three walks, nine strikeouts, .194 OBP, .155 SLG, and .349 OPS.
Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) has played in 26 games going 4-for-43 (.093) with one triple, three RBIs, six total bases, five runs, two walks, three stolen bases, eight strikeouts, one caught stealing, .133 OBP, .140 SLG, and .273 OPS.

Yeison Medina (Peoria-Estrellas) has made three relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 0.00 ERA, and 0.75 WHIP.  He's allowed three hits, no runs, and struck two out over four innings.
Ramon Santos (Palm Beach-Estrellas) has made two relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 0.00 ERA, and 0.67 WHIP.  He's allowed two hits, no runs, and struck three out over three innings.
Sandy Alcantara (St. Louis-Cibao) has made one relief appearance posting a 0-0 record, 0.00 ERA, and 3.00 WHIP.  He's allowed one hit, no runs, and three walks over 1.1 innings.
Evan MacLane (former St. Louis-Estrellas) has made nine appearances (eight starts) posting a 2-1 record, 2.04 ERA, and 1.39 WHIP.  He's allowed 42 hits, 11 runs (eight earned), three home runs, seven walks, hit one batter, and struck 14 out over 35.1 innings.
Mike Mayers (Memphis-Escogido) has made seven started posting a 2-1 record, 2.63 ERA, and 0.77 WHIP.  He's allowed 22 hits, 12 runs (11 earned), two home runs, seven walks, hit one batter, and struck 37 out over 37.2 innings.
Raul Valdes (former St. Louis-Azucareros) has made eight stars (one complete game) posting a 1-5 record, 2.79 ERA, and 1.53 WHIP.  He's allowed 58 hits, 22 runs (15 earned), three home runs, 16 walks, hit three batters, and struck 40 out over 48.1 innings.
Nick Additon (former Memphis-Escogido) has made four starts posting a 1-2 record, 3.65 ERA, and 1.78 WHIP.  He's allowed 20 hits, eight runs (five earned), one home run, two walks, hit one batter, and struck eight out over 12.1 innings.
Angel Castro (former Memphis-Cibaenas) has made eight appearances (five starts) posting a 1-4 record, 4.40 ERA, and 1.37 WHIP.  He's allowed 33 hits, 18 runs (15 earned), three home runs, nine walks, hit two batters, and struck 20 out over 30.2 innings.
Jayson Aquino (former waiver claim-Azucareros) has made nine relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 7.20 ERA, 2.00 WHIP, and two holds.  He 's allowed eight hits, five runs (four earned), one home run, two walks, and struck four out over five innings.
J.C. Romero (former St. Louis-Estrellas) has made two relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 27.00 ERA, and 3.00 WHIP.  He's allowed one hit and one earned run over 0.1 innings.


Nicaraguan League:

Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started in right field and batted fourth.  1-for-2 with one home run, one RBI, and one run.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) started as designated hitter and batted sixth.  0-for-2 with one ground into double play.

Chinandega and Boer tied 1-1, suspended after fourth inning

No Games Scheduled For Sunday\


Colombian League:

Notes:
LCBP will hold a All-Star game on Sunday to benefit children in poverty: El Universal


Puerto Rican League (January 6, 2018):

Notes:
Yadier Molina (St. Louis-Carolina) hit a two-run homer in the fourth to help his team win the game and Alex Cora (former MiLB signing-Caguas GM) made a over the shoulder grab for an out at third base: El Nuevo Dia

Saturday, December 9, 2017

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-9-17: Anthony Garcia Walks Twice & Hits A Two-Run Homer; Breyvic Valera Singles, Walks, & Drives In Two Runs; Miguel Socolovich Strikes Out Three & Holds Three Inherited Runners On Base Over One & Two-Thirds Hitless/Scoreless Innings For The Hold



Mexican Pacific League:

Randy Arozarena (Springfield-Navojoa) started in right field and batted leadoff.  1-for-6 with one double and one strikeout.

Navojoa beat Mazatlan 11-5
LMP Official Site Post Game

Richy Pedroza (former Peoria-Obregon) started at shortstop and batted second.  1-for-5 with one strikeout and assisted in one double play.

Efren Navarro (former Memphis-Hermosillo) started at first base and batted third.  2-for-3 with one run and one walk.
Jermaine Curtis (former St. Louis-Hermosillo) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  1-for-4 with one RBI and one strikeout.
Allen Cordoba (former Johnson City-Hermosillo) started at third base and batted sixth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Hermosillo beat Obregon 4-3
LMP Official Site Post Game

Saturday's Games:
Mochis (14-21) visits Jalisco (19-16) @ 5:00 PM CT
Obregon (13-22) visits Hermosillo (20-15) @ 6:00 PM MST
Mexicali (16-19) visits Culiacan (20-15) @ 6:05 PM MT
Mazatlan (20-15) visits Navojoa (18-17) @ 7:30 PM MST


Venezuelan League:

Rafael Ortega (former Memphis-Caribes) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  4-for-5 with one double, one walk, and one stolen base.
Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) started at shortstop and batted eighth.  0-for-5 with one walk and two strikeouts.

Caribes beat Zulia 8-5 in 12 innings
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Breyvic Valera (St. Louis-Margarita) started in right field and batted third.  1-for-3 with two RBIs (one w/two-outs), one run, one walk, one sac fly, and one strikeout.
Kevin Medrano (former 2011 draft selection-Margarita) started at second base and batted fifth.  1-for-3 with one run, one walk, and assisted in two double plays.
Imeldo Diaz (Johnson City-Margarita) entered late in the game at second base and batted fifth.  0-for-1 and assisted in one double play.
Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs.  (p-s:14-10)(g/f:3-0)

Rayder Ascanio (Palm Beach-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted leadoff.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started at second base and batted second.  1-for-4 at the plate.
Jorge Rondon (former St. Louis-Magallanes) entered in the sixth and pitched to four batters.  He allowed two hits, two earned runs, and struck one out.  (p-s:16-13)(ir-s:2-2)

Margarita beat Magallanes 10-1
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Ildemaro Vargas (former Springfield-Lara) started at second base and batted leadoff.  1-for-3 with one run, two walks, and assisted in one double play.

Wilfredo Tovar (Memphis-Caracas) started at second base and batted third. 1-for-4 with one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.
Anthony Garcia (Memphis free agent-Caracas) started in left field and batted seventh.  1-for-2 with one home run, two RBIs, one run, and two walks.
Miguel Socolovich (St. Louis free agent-Caracas) entered in the sixth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck three out for the hold (3).  (p-s:17-12)(g/f:0-1)(ir-s:3-0)

Caracas beat Lara 9-4
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Aragua) may be ready to be activated next week: LVBP Official Site

Saturday's Games:
La Guaira (18-29) visits Caracas (29-20) @ 3:00 PM VET
Lara (25-22) visits Caribes (22-27) for a doubleheader beginning @ 4:00 PM VET
Zulia (23-25) visits Aragua (28-21) @ 5:30 PM VET
Magallanes (29-20) visits Margarita (20-30) @ 7:00 PM VET


Dominican League:

Luis Cruz (former Memphis-Azucareros) started at catcher and batted ninth.  1-for-4 with one double and allowed one stolen base.

Escogido beat Azucareros 9-4
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Alberto Rosario (St. Louis free agent-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted eighth.  1-for-3 with one run and threw out one of two base runners.
J.C. Romero (former St. Louis-Estrellas) entered in the seventh and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs.  (g/f:0-1)(ir-s:1-0)

Cibao beat Estrellas 5-2
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Licey) started at third base and batted eighth.  1-for-4 with one double, one fielding error, and assisted in one double play.

Cibaenas beat Licey 5-1
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled For Saturday


Nicaraguan League:

Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started in right field and batted fourth.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) started as designated hitter and batted sixth.

Boer @ Chinandega suspended in first inning

Saturday's Games:
Leon (15-16) visits Rivas (16-14)
Boer (15-14) visits Chinandega (14-16)


Colombian League:

Saturday's Games:
Monteria (15-10) visits Cartagena (6-19)
Sincelejo (15-10) visits Barranquilla (14-11)


Asia Winter Baseball League:

Clayton Mortensen (former St. Louis-WBSC) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out.

NPB West beat WBSC 12-4

Friday, December 8, 2017

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-8-17: Randy Arozarena Singles, Homers, & Drives In Two Runs; Angel Castro Strikes Out Two Over Three Scoreless Innings; Donovan Solano Singles Twice, Doubles, & Knocks In One Run



Mexican Pacific League:

Jesus Cruz (State College-Jalisco) entered in the third and pitched two innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, three walks, hit one batter, and struck one out.  (p-s:40-20)(g/f:2-3)
Robert Stock (former Palm Beach-Jalisco) entered in the ninth and pitched to seven batters.  He allowed three hits, four earned runs, two walks, and struck one out.  (p-s:25-13)(g/f:1-0)

Mexicali beat Jalisco 17-5
LMP Official Site Post Game

Richy Pedroza (former Peoria-Obregon) started at shortstop and batted second.  3-for-4 with one caught stealing and assisted in two double plays.

Obregon beat Mazatlan 4-0
LMP Official Site Post Game

Randy Arozarena (Springfield-Navojoa) started in right field and batted leadoff.  2-for-5 with one home run, two RBIs (one w/two-outs), two runs, and three strikeouts.

Navojoa beat Mochis 7-3
LMP Official Site Post Game

Efren Navarro (former Memphis-Hermosillo) started in right field and batted third. 3-for-4 with one double, one triple, and one two-out RBI.
Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
Allen Cordoba (former Johnson City-Hermosillo) started at third base and batted fifth.  0-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout.

Culiacan beat Hermosillo 5-1
LMP Official Site Post Game

Friday's Games:
Mochis (19-31) visits Jalisco (23-27) @ 7:15 PM CT
Mazatlan (30-20) visits Navjoa (27-23) @ 7:30 PM MST
Obregon (20-30) visits Hermosilllo (26-24) @ 7:30 PM MST
Mexicali (28-22) visits Culiacan (27-23) @ 7:35 PM MT


Venezuelan League:

Breyvic Valera (St. Louis-Margarita) started at second base and batted third.  1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, and grounded into one double play/
Kevin Medrano (former 2011 draft selection-Margarita) started at shortstop and batted sixth.  1-for-2 with one walk and one strikeout.
Kender Villegas (former Palm Beach-Margarita) entered in the sixth and pitched to three batters. He allowed no hits, one earned run, and one intentional walk.  (p-s:7-5)(g/f:2-0)(ir-s:2-1)

Aragua beat Margarita 7-4 in game one of a doubleheader
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Kevin Medrano (former 2011 draft selection-Margarita) started at second base and batted sixth.  2-for-3 with one caught stealing.
Gabriel Lino (Memphis free agent-Margarita) started at catcher and batted eighth.  1-for-3 with two strikeouts.

Aragua beat Margarita 8-0 in game two of doubleheader
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Richard Castillo (former Memphis-Zulia) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out.  (p-s:12-9)(g/f:2-0)

Rafael Ortega (former Memphis-Caribes) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  2-for-4 with one strikeout and one outfield assist.

Zulia beat Caribes 9-1
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Ildemaro Vargas (former Springfield-Lara) started at second base and batted leadoff.  0-for-5 with one run, grounded into one double play, and assisted in one double play.

Lara beat La Guaira 8-7
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Jose 'Cafecito' Martinez (St. Louis-La Guaira) is expected to be activated by La Guaira next week: LVBP Official Site

Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) is looked at as an important piece to Caribes' future: Lider

Rangel Ravelo (Memphis-Lara) was removed from the Lara active roster with a thigh injury: Lider

Friday's Games:
Zulia (23-24) visits Caribes (21-27) @ 7:00 PM VET
Margarita (19-30) visits Magallanes (29-19) @ 7:00 PM VET
Lara (25-21) visits Caracas (28-20) @ 7:00 PM VET
La Guaira (18-28) visits Aragua (27-21) @ 7:00 PM VET


Dominican League:

Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) entered late in the game as a pinch runner.
Luis Cruz (former Memphis-Azucareros) entered late in the game at catcher and allowed two stolen bases.

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Licey) started at third base and batted eighth.  3-for-5 with one double, one RBI, one run, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.

Licey beat Azucareros 3-2 in 10 innings
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Angel Castro (former Memphis-Cibaenas) entered in the second and pitched three innings.  He allowed four hits, no runs, one walk, and struck two out.  (g/f:4-1)

Sandy Alcantara (St. Louis-Cibao) entered in the fifth and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, three walks, and threw one wild pitch.  (g/f:4-0)

Cibao beat Cibaenas 6-3
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Friday's Games:
Azucareros (10-17) visits Escogido (12-15) @ 7:15 PM AST
Cibao (16-10) visits Estrellas (16-9) @ 7:30 PM AST
Licey (11-16) visits Cibaenas (14-12) @ 8:00 PM AST


Nicaraguan League:

Stats:
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) has played in 26 games going 26-for-89 (.292) with seven doubles, one triple, one home run, 13 RBIs, 38 total bases, 13 runs, 13 walks (three intantional), four hit by pitches, one sacrifice, one sac fly, one caught stealing, eight strikeouts, grounded into three double plays, .418 OBP, .427 SLG, and .845 OPS.
Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) has played in 30 games going 24-for-108 (.222) with three doubles, five home runs, eight RBIs, 42 total bases, 16 runs, 20 walks (two intentional), three hit by pitches, one sacrifice, one stolen base, 17 strikeouts, grounded into one double play, .368 OBP, .389 SLG, and .757 OPS.

Friday's Games:
Rivas (16-13) visits Leon (14-16)
Chinandega (14-16) visits Boer (15-14)


Colombian League:

Stats:
Enrique Perez (GCL-Barranquilla) has a 0-0 record and 0.00 ERA.  He's allowed no hits or runs, hit one batter, and struck two out over one inning.
Gueddy Guerra (former VSL-Monteria) has a 4-1 record and 0.96 ERA.  He's allowed 22 hits, nine runs (four earned), one home run, 12 walks, hit three batters, thrown one wild pitch, and struck 32 out over 37.1 innings.
Jackson Solarte (former VSL-Sinceljo) has a 1-0 record and 1.69 ERA. He's allowed nine hits, three runs (two earned), seven walks, and struck seven out over 10.2 innings.
Dewin Perez (Peoria-Barranquilla) has a 1-1 record and 2.00 ERA.  He's allowed eight hits, three runs (two earned), five walks, thrown three wild pitches, and struck 14 out over nine innings.
Jonathan Escudero (former Palm Beach-Barranquilla) has a 1-3 record and 2.55 ERA.  He's allowed 18 hits, eight runs (seven earned), one home run, nine walks, hit one batter, thrown one wild pitch, and struck 20 out over 24.2 innings.
Jose Calero (former GCL-Sincelejo) has a 0-2 record and 5.95 ERA.  He's allowed 25 hits, 13 earned runs, one home run, three walks, one balk, thrown one wild pitch, and struck 17 out over 19.2 innings.
Ramon Ulacio (former GCL-Monteria) has a 0-2 record and 7.15 ERA.  He's allowed 31 hits, 18 earned runs, four home runs, nine walks, hit five batters, thrown six wild pitches, and struck 21 out over 22.2 innings.

Friday's Games:
Monteria (15-10) visits Cartagena (6-19) @ 7:00 PM
Barranquilla (14-11) visits Sincelejo (15-10) @ 7:00 PM

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-7-17: Ildemaro Vargas Singles Twice, Walks, Homers, & Drives In Three Runs; Wilfredo Tovar Singles & Hits A Two-Run Homer; Evan MacLane Strikes Out One Over Four Scoreless Innings



Mexican Pacific League:

Richy Pedroza (former Peoria-Obregon) started at shortstop and batted second.  1-for-4 with one double, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.

Mazatlan beat Obregon 4-2
LMP Official Site Post Game

Randy Arozarena (Springfield-Navojoa) started in right field and batted third.  0-for-5 at the plate.

Mochis beat Navojoa 2-1
LMP Official Site Post Game

Efren Navarro (former Memphis-Hermosillo) started in right field and batted third.  1-for-3 with one RBI and on walk.
Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) started at first base and batted fifth.  0-for-4 with one strikeout and assisted in one double play.
Allen Cordoba (former Johnson City-Hermosillo) started at third base and batted sixth.  1-for-3 and assisted in one double play.

Hermosillo beat Culiacan 3-0
LMP Official Site Post Game

Thursday's Games:
Mexicali (27-22) visits Jalisco (23-26) @ 7:15 PM CT
Mazatlan (30-19) visits Obregon (19-30) @ 7:10 PM MST
Navojoa (26-23) visits Mochis (19-30) @ 7:30 PM MT
Culiacan (26-23) visits Hermosillo (26-23) @ 7:30 PM MST


Venezuelan League:

Wilfredo Tovar (Memphis-Occidente) starte at second base and batted second.  0-for-1  with one strikeout.

Rayder Ascanio (Palm Beach-Oriente) started at shortstop and batted ninth.  2-for-4 and assisted in one double play.

All-Star Game: Occidente beat Oriente 4-2 (12/5/17)
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Rayder Ascanio (Palm Beach- Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted leadoff.  1-for-3 with one strikeout.
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started at second base and batted second.  0-for-3 with two runs, one walk, one stolen base, grounded into two double plays, and one missed catch error.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Magallanes) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out for the hold (6).  (p-s:8-6)(g/f:2-0)

Magallanes beat Zulia 8-4
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Breyvic Valera (St. Louis-Margarita) started in right field and batted third.  0-for-5 with one ground into double play.
Kevin Medrano (former 2011 draft selection-Margarita) started at shortstop and batted sixth.  2-for-3 with one run and one sacrifice.
Gabriel Lino (Memphis free agent-Margarita) entered late in the game at catcher.
Imeldo Diaz (Johnson City-Margarita) started at second base and batted ninth.  0-for-4 with one run and two strikeouts.
Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis-Margarita) entered late in the game eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits and no runs.  (p-s:18-14)(g/f:0-2)

Ildemaro Vargas (former Springfield-Lara) started at second base and batted leadoff.  3-for-4 with one home run, three RBIs (one w/two-outs), two runs, one walk, and assisted in one double plays.
Rangel Ravelo (Memphis-Lara) started at first base and batted fourth.  2-for-4 with one double, one run, and assisted in one double play.

Lara beat Margarita 8-5
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Wilfredo Tovar (Memphis-Caracas) started at second base and batted third.  2-for-4 with one home run, two RBIs, one run, and assisted in one double play.
Anthony Garcia (Memphis free agent-Caracas) started in left field and batted seventh.  1-for-4 with one double, one two-out RBI, one run, one strikeout, and one strikeout.

Caracas beat Aragua 5-2
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Fabian Blanco (Johnson City-Lara) was removed from the Lara active roster: Lara Official Site

David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Aragua) joined Aragua and will begin play in the Parallel League: Aragua Official Site

Jose 'Cafecito' Martinez (St. Louis-La Guaira) visited with kids at a developmental league: El Universal

Wilfredo Tovar (Memphis-Caracas) is key again in Caracas' win: Meridiano

Thursday's Games:
Margarita (19-28) visits Aragua (25-21) for a doubleheader beginning @4:00 PM VET
Zulia (22-24) visits Caribes (21-26) @ 7:00 PM VET
Lara (24-21) visits La Guaira (18-27) @ 7:00 PM VET


Venezuelan Parallel League:

Thursday's Games:
Margarita-Aragua (20-9-5) visits La Guaira (13-16-5) @ 10:00 AM VET
Magallanes (9-23-1) visits Lara (18-14-3) @ 11:00 AM VET


Dominican League:

Eliezer Alvarez (former Springfield-Escogido) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted ninth.  0-for-1 at the plate.
Nick Additon (former Memphis-Escogido) started and pitched two innings.  He allowed five hits, three earned runs, one home run, one walk, hit one batter, and threw one wild pitch for the losing decision (1-2).  (g/f:2-4)

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Licey) started at third base and batted seventh.  2-for-4 with one walk.

Licey beat Escogido 10-4
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Jayson Aquino (former waiver claim-Azucareros) entered in the sixth and pitched to three batters.  He allowed one hit and no runs.  (g/f:1-0)

Azucareros beat Cibao 7-3
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Alberto Rosario (St. Louis free agent-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted eighth.  1-for-4 at the plate.
Evan MacLane (former St. Louis-Estrellas) entered in the fourth and pitched four innings.  He allowed four hits, no runs, and struck one out.
Yeison Medina (Peoria-Estrellas) entered in the ninth and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out.  (g/f:3-1)

Cibaenas beat Estrellas 3-1 in 11 innings
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Thursday's Games:
Azucareros (16-24) visits Licey (19-21) @ 7:15 AM AST
Cibaenas (22-17) visits Cibao (21-19) @ 7:30 PM AST


Nicaraguan League:

Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started in right field and batted fourth.  1-for-5 with one RBI and three strikeouts.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) started as designated hitter and batted sixth.  2-for-5 with one double and one RBI.

Leon beat Chinandega 24-11
LBPN Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled For Thursday


Colombian League:

Jackson Solarte (former GCL-Sincelejo) allowed one hit, one walk, and struck one out over an inning of relief for the winning decision as Sinclejo beat Barranquilla 4-2: LCBP Official Site

Neder Horta (former St. Louis scout-Barranquilla MGR) on how Barranquilla is doing: El Heraldo

No Games Scheduled For Thursday


Asia Winter Baseball League:

Clayton Mortensen (former St. Louis-WBSC) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out.

WBSC beat NPB West 7-2

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-6-17: Jose Almarante Strikes Out Six Over Seven Scoreless Innings; Curt Smith Hits A Solo Home Run; Ramon Santos Strikes Out Three & Lets One Of Three Inherited Runners Score Over Two & Two-Thirds Scoreless Innings For The Win

Jose Almarante - Aguilas de Metropolitanas

Mexican Pacific League:

Niko Vasquez (former Springfield-Obregon) started at shortstop and batted eighth.  1-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Mazatlan beat Obregon 2-1
LMP Official Site Post Game

Randy Arozarena (Springfield-Navojoa) started in right field and batted third.  0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Navojoa beat Mochis 3-2
LMP Official Site Post Game

Efren Navarro (former Memphis-Hermosillo) started at first base and batted third.  1-for-4 with one run, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.
Allen Cordoba (former Johnson City-Hermosillo) started at third base and moved to left field, batting sixth.  1-for-4 with one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.

Culiacan beat Hermosillo 10-6
LMP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Jermaine Curtis (former St. Louis-Hermosillo) has signed on to play for Hermosillo: Hermosillo Official Site

Wednesday's Games:
Mexicali (27-21) visits Jalisco (22-26) @ 7:15 PM CT
Mazatlan (29-19) visits Obregon (19-29) @ 7:10 PM MST
Navojoa (26-22) visits Mochis (18-30) @ 7:30 PM MT
Culiacan (26-22) visits Hermosillo (25-23) @ 7:30 PM MST


Venezuelan League:

Notes:
Occidentales beat Orientales 4-2 in the 2017 LVBP All-Star game: LVBP Official Site

Kevin Medrano (former 2011 draft selection-Margarita) has not yet been added to the Margarita active roster: El Emergente

Wednesday's Games:
Zulia (22-23) visits Magallanes (28-19) @ 7:00 PM VET
Margarita (19-27) visits Lara (23-21) @ 7:00 PM VET
Aragua (25-20) visits Caracas (23-12) @ 7:00 PM VET


Venezuelan Parallel League:

Carlos Talavera (Johnson City-Margarita/Aragua) entered late in the game in centerfield and batted second.  1-for-2 with one strikeout.

Margarita-Aragua beat Magallanes 10-5

No Games Scheduled For Wednesday


Dominican League:

Alberto Rosario (St. Louis free agent-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted eighth.  1-for-4 with one strikeout, allowed one stolen base, and picked one runner off.
Ramon Santos (Palm Beach-Estrellas) entered in the sixth and pitched 2.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, and struck three out for the winning decision (1-0).  (g/f:2-2)(ir-s:3-1)

Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted ninth.  0-for-1 at the plate.
Raul Valdes (former St. Louis-Azucareros) started and pitched 6.1 innings.  He allowed ten hits, three earned runs, one intentional walk, hit one batter, and struck three out for the losing decision (1-5).  (g/f:9-5)

Estrellas beat Azucareros 3-2
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Wednesday's Games:
Escogido (12-15) visits Licey (11-16) @ 7:15 PM AST
Cibao (16-10) visits Azucareros (15-24) @ 7:30 PM AST
Estrellas (22-17) visits Cibaenas (21-17) @ 8:00 PM AST


Nicaraguan League:

Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  1-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, two runs, and one strikeout.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) started at first base and batted sixth.  1-for-2 with one RBI, two sacrifices, and one strikeout.

Chinandega beat Leon 5-2
LBPN Official Site Post Game

Wednesday's Games:
Leon (13-16) visits Chinandega (14-15)
Boer (15-14) visits Rivas (16-13)


U-23 World Cup:

Final Stats:
Julio Rodriguez (Johnson City-Dominican Republic) played in seven games going 7-for-18 (.389) with one double, one home run, four RBIs, 11 total bases, two runs, one walk, two strikeouts, .421 OBP, .611 SLG, and 1.032 OPS.
Yariel Gonzalez (State College-Puerto Rico) played in eight games going 13-for-35 (.371) with four doubles, four home runs, 16 RBIs, 22 total bases, nine runs, three walks, two strikeouts, .436 OBP, .829 SLG, and 1.264 OPS.
Dariel Gomez (GCL-Dominican Republic) played in eight games going 6-for-22 (.273) with one home run, five RBIs, nine total bases, six runs, one sac fly, seven walks, nine strikeouts, .433 OBP, .409 SLG, and .842 OPS.
Delvin Perez (Johnson City-Puerto Rico) played in nine games going 7-for-26 (.269) with one double, one triple, four RBIs, ten total bases, six runs, one sac fly, one walk, five strikeouts, five strikeouts, .310 OBP, .385 SLG, and .695 OPS.
Edmundo Sosa (Palm Beach-Panama) played in nine games going 8-for-33 (.242) with four doubles, one home run, six RBIs, 15 total bases, nine runs, one sac fly, three walks (one intentional), seven strikeouts, .333 OBP, .455 SLG, and .788 OPS.
Ricardo Bautista (State College-Puerto Rico) played in seven games going 2-for-11 (.182) with one RBI, two total bases, one run, one walk, two strikeouts, .250 OBP, .182 SLG, and .432 OPS.


Panama League:

Jonathan Rivera (Johnson City-Metro) started and batted fifth.  1-for-4 with one strikeout.
Jose Almarante (former Memphis-Metro) started and pitched seven innings.  He allowed four hits, no runs, and struck six out.

Metro beat Herrera 2-0

Wednesday's Games:
Metro (2-1) visits Herrera (3-3) @ 7:00 PM
Urraca (1-6) visits Cocle (4-0) @ 7:00 PM

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-5-17: Raul Valdes Named LIDOM Pitcher of The Week; Sergio Robles Elected To Caribbean Series Hall Of Fame; Clayton Mortensen Strikes Out Two Over One Hitless/Scoreless Inning



Mexican Pacific League:

Stats:
Randy Arozarena (Springfield-Navojoa) has played in 44 games going 57-for-183 (.311) with 17 doubles, one triple, 11 home runs, 27 RBIs, 109 total bases, 38 runs, nine walks, seven stolen bases, 41 strikeouts, five caught stealing, .373 OBP, .596 SLG, and .969 OPS.
Efren Navarro (former Memphis-Hermosillo) has played in 46 games going 50-for-168 (.298) with ten doubles, two home runs, 19 RBIs, 66 total bases, 33 runs, 26 walks, 39 strikeouts, .396 OBP, .393 SLG, and .789 OPS.
Allen Cordoba (former Johnson City-Hermosillo) has played in 12 games going 11-for-39 (.282) with one double, one home run, one RBI, 15 total bases, seven runs, three walks, one stolen base, 11 strikeouts, one caught stealing, .349 OBP, .385 SLG, and .733 OPS.
Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) has played in nine games going 6-for-22 (.273) with two doubles, one home run, five RBIs, 11 total bases, three runs, one walk, three strikeouts, .320 OBP, .500 SLG, and .820 OPS.
Alexis Wilson (State College-Culiacan) has played in 17 games going 4-for-33 (.121) with three RBIs, four total bases, two runs, two walks, eight strikeouts, .171 OBP, .121 SLG, and .293 OPS.

Robert Stock (former Palm Beach-Jalisco) has made 18 relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 2.16 ERA, 1.08 WHIP, two holds, and nine saves.  He's allowed ten hits, four earned runs, one home run, eight walks, hit two batters, and struck 17 out over 16.2 innings.
Jesus Cruz (State College-Jalisco) has made nine appearances (five stats) posting a 4-2 record, 5.60 ERA, and 1.46 WHIP.  He's allowed 29 hits, 17 earned runs, three home runs, 11 walks, hit three batters, and struck 26 out over 27.1 innings.
Josh Zeid (Memphis free agent-Jalisco) has made six relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 11.25 ERA, 2.50 WHIP, and two holds.  He's allowed eight hits, five earned runs, two walks, and struck five out over four innings.

Notes:
Sergio Robles (former Tulsa/Arkansas-Hermosillo) was elected to the Caribbean Hall of Fame: LVBP Official Site

Tuesday's Games:
Mexicali (16-19) visits Jalisco (19-16) @ 7:15 PM CT
Mazatlan (28-19) visits Obregon (19-28) @ 7:10 PM MST
Navojoa (25-22) visits Mochis (18-29) @ 7:30 PM MT
Culiacan (25-22) visits Hermosillo (25-22) 7:30 PM MST


Venezuelan League:

Stats:
Ildemaro Vargas (former Springfield-Lara) has played in 13 games going 25-for-58 (.431) with five doubles, two triples, seven RBIs, 34 total bases, 18 runs, seven walks, three stolen bases, three strikeouts, one caught stealing, .500 OBP, .586 SLG, and 1.086 OPS.
Rangel Ravelo (Memphis-Lara) has played in 28 games going 42-for-106 (.396) with seven doubles, four home runs, 22 RBIs, 61 total bases, 29 runs, nine walks, 12 strikeouts, .452 OBP, .575 SLG, and 1.027 OPS.
Jose Martinez (St. Louis-La Guaira) has played in 15 games going 20-for-52 (.385) with five doubles, one triple, two home runs, 14 RBIs, 33 total bases, 13 runs, nine walks, seven stolen bases, .460 OBP, .635 SLG, and 1.095 OPS.
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) has played in 41 games going 60-for-166 (.361) with 11 doubles, one triple, two home runs, 25 RBIs, 79 total bases, 35 runs, 14 walks, five stolen bases, 18 strikeouts, .405 OBP, .476 SLG, and .881 OPS.
Imeldo Diaz (Johnson City-Margarita) has played in 15 games going 15-for-44 (.341) with two triples, four RBIs, 19 total bases, five runs, four walks, nine strikeouts, .396 OBP, .432 SLG, and .828 OPS.
Carlos Talavera (Johnson City-Aragua) has played in five games going 4-for-12 (.333) with one triple, three RBIs, six total bases, three runs, five walks, four strikeouts, .529 OBP, .500 SLG, and 1.029 OPS.
Wilfredo Tovar (Memphis-Caracas) has played in 47 games going 63-for-191 (.330) with eight doubles, four triples, one home run, 22 RBIs, 82 total bases, 30 runs, 13 walks, 15 strikeouts, three caught stealing, .374 OBP, .429 SLG, and .803 OPS.
Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) has played in 40 games going 37-for-127 (.291) with seven doubles, two home runs, 13 RBIs, 50 total bases, 13 runs, six walks, one stolen base, 23 strikeouts, .343 OBP, .394 SLG, and .737 OPS.
Breyvic Valera (St. Louis-Margarita) has played in seven games going 7-for-25 (.280) with three RBIs, seven total bases, five walks, .400 OBP, .280 SLG, and .680 OPS.
Rafael Ortega (former Memphis-Caribes) has played in 31 games going 31-for-119 (.261) with four doubles, two triples, 18 RBIs, 39 total bases, 24 runs, 24 walks, one stolen base, 15 strikeouts, seven caught stealing, .388 OBP, .328 SLG, and .715 OPS.
Rayder Ascanio (Palm Beach-Magallanes) has played in 24 games going 17-for-76 (.224) with three doubles, six RBIs, 20 total bases, 17 runs, 15 walks, two stolen bases, 16 strikeouts, .352 OBP, .263 SLG, and .615 OPS.
Anthony Garcia (former Memphis-Caracas) has played in seven games going 4-for-18 (.222) with one home run, two RBIs, seven total bases, four runs, three strikeouts, .222 OBP, .389 SLG, .611 OPS.
Dennis Ortega (State College-Margarita) has played 15 games going 8-for-39 (.205) with three doubles, four RBIs, 11 total bases, five runs, one walk, 12 strikeouts, one caught stealing, (.238) with .238 OBP, .282 SLG, and .520 OPS.
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) has played in 20 games going 8-for-51 (.157) with one double, one home run, four RBIs, 12 total bases, seven runs, six walks, two strikeouts, .259 OBP, .235 SLG, and .494 OPS.
Gabriel Lino (Memphis free agent-Lara/Margarita) has played in 15 games going 6-for-43 (.140) with one double, one home run, five RBIs, ten total bases, two runs, one walk, 12 strikeouts, .159 OBP, .233 SLG, and .392 OPS.

Pedro Rodriguez  (former MiLB signing-Magallanes) has made 12 relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 0.68 ERA, 0.60 WHIP, and five holds.  He's allowed six hits, one earned run, two walks, and struck six out over 13.1 innings.
Miguel Socolovich (St. Louis free agent-Caracas) has made eight relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 1.29 ERA, 1.14 WHIP, two holds, and one save.  He's allowed seven hits, two runs (one earned), one walk, and struck five out over seven innings.
Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis-Margarita) has made 11 relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 3.46 ERA, 1.46 WHIP, and one hold.  He's allowed 13 hits, five earned runs, one home run, six walks,  hit two batters, and and struck 12 out over 13 innings.
Corey Baker (former Memphis-Caracas) has made 15 appearances (one start) posting a 1-0, 3.74 ERA, 1.20 WHIP, and four holds.  He's allowed 14 hits, ten runs (nine earned), three home runs, 12 walks, hit four batters, and struck out 21 over 21.2 innings.
Kender Villegas (former Palm Beach-Margarita) has made 18 relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 4.43 ERA, 1.48 WHIP, and two holds.  He's allowed 24 hits, 11 run (ten earned), six walks, hit one batter, and struck nine out over 20.1 innings.
Pedro Echemendia (Memphis-La Guaira) has made nine relief appearances posting a 0-1 record, 5.63 ERA, 2.63 WHIP, and one hold.  He's allowed 18 hits, five earned runs, three walks, and struck seven out over eight innings.
Fabian Blanco (Johnson City-Lara) has made ten relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 5.68 ERA, 1.74 WHIP, and one hold.  He's allowed eight hits, four earned runs, one home run, three walks, and struck four out over 6.1 innings.
Jerome Williams (former St. Louis-Magallanes) has made three starts posting a 1-2 record, 5.84 ERA, and 1.38 WHIP.  He's allowed 15 hits, 11 runs (eight earned), three home runs, two walks, hit one batter, and struck six out over 12.1 innings.
Jorge Rondon (former St. Louis-Magallanes) has made two relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 6.75 ERA, and 3.75 WHIP.  He's allowed four hits, two runs (one earned), and one walk over 1.1 innings.

No Games Scheduled For Tuesday


Venezuelan Parallel League:

Carlos Talavera (Johnson City-Margarita/Aragua) started in centerfield and batted sixth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Margarita-Aragua beat Boston 4-2

Wednesday's Games:
Magallanes (9-22-1) visits Margarita-Aragua (19-9-5) @ 9:00 AM VET
Boston (21-10-3) visits La Guaira (13-15-4) for a doubleheader beginning @ 10:00 AM VET


Dominican League:

Eliezer Alvarez (former Springfield-Escogido) entered late in the game as a pinch runner.

Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted eighth.  1-for-3 with one two-out RBI and one run.
Alberto Rosario (St. Louis free agent-Estrellas) entered late in the game at catcher and batted eighth.  0-for-1 with one strikeout.
J.C. Romero (former St. Louis-Estrellas) entered in the fifth and pitched to one batter.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, and threw one wild pitch.  (ir-s:3-1)

Escogiso beat Estrellas 7-6
Listin Diario Post Game

Notes:
Raul Valdes (former St. Louis-Azucareros) was named Pitcher of the Week and Mike Mayers (Memphis-Escogido) received votes: LIDOM Official Site

Erick Aybar (San Diego free agent-Licey) may play for Licey: Licey Official Site

Wednesday's Games:
Cibaenas (20-17) visits Escogido (20-19) @ 7:15 PM AST
Estrellas (21-17) visits Azucareros (15-23) @ 7:30 PM AST
Licey (18-20) visits Cibao (20-18) @ 7:30 PM AST



Nicaraguan League:

Tuesday's Games:
Chinandega (13-15) visits Leon (13-15)
Rivas (15-13) visits Boer (15-13)


Colombian League:

Tuesday's Games:
Sincelejo (14-9) visits Barranquilla (13-10) @ 7:00 PM
Cartagena (5-18) visits Monteria (14-9) @ 7:00 PM


Asia Winter Baseball League:

Clayton Mortensen (former St. Louis-WBSC) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck two out.

KBO beat WBSC 8-3

Monday, December 4, 2017

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-4-17: Yariel Gonzalez Hits Two Home Runs & Drives In Seven Runs; Anthony Garcia & Jose Martinez Each Hit Two-Run Homers; Delvin Perez Doubles & Knocks In Two Runs; Ronny Cedeno Hits For The Cycle



Mexican Pacific League:

Allen Cordoba (former Johnson City-Hermosillo) started in left field and batted second. 1-for-4 with one strikeout.
Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) entered late in the game at first base and batted eighth.  0-for-1 at the plate.

Mexicali beat Hermosillo 1-0
LMP Official Site Post Game

Randy Arozarena (Springfield-Navojoa) started in right field and batted third.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Navojoa beat Jalisco 2-1
LMP Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled or Monday


Venezuelan League:

Ildemaro Vargas (former Springfield-Lara) started at second base and batted leadoff.  3-for-5 with one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.
Rangel Ravelo (Memphis-Lara) started at first base and batted third.  3-for-5 with one RBI, one run, and two strikeouts.
Fabian Blanco (Johnson City-Lara) entered in the fourth and pitched to three batters.  He allowed one hit, two earned runs, and one balk.  (p-s:13-4)

Zulia beat Lara 6-4
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Rafael Ortega (former Memphis-Caribes) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  1-for-5 with one strikeout.
Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) entered late in the game at shortstop.

Wilfredo Tovar (Memphis-Caracas) started at shortstop and batted second. 3-for-4 and one fielding error.
Anthony Gacia (Memphis-Caracas) started in left field and batted eighth.  1-for-4 with one home run, two two-out RBIs, one run, and one strikeout.
Miguel Socolovich (St. Louis free agent-Caracas) entered in the ninth and pitched to two batters.  He allowed one hit, one unearned run, and struck one out.  (p-s:10-6)

Caribes beat Caracas 7-2
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Rayder Ascanio (Palm Beach-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted leadoff.  0-for-3 with one run and two walks.
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started at second base and batted second.  4-for-5 with one double, one triple, one home run, one RBI, and two runs.
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) started at third base and batted ninth.  1-for-4 with one home run, two RBIs, and one run.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Magallanes) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out.  (p-s:10-7)(g/f:1-0)

Magallanes beat Aragua 6-2
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Breyvic Valera (St. Louis-Margarita) started in right field and batted sixth.  1-for-3 with one RBI and one intentional walk.
Imeldo Diaz (Johnson City-Margarita) started at shortstop and batted eighth.  2-for-3 and one throwing error.

Margarita beat La Guaira 3-1
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Richard Castillo (former Memphis-Zulia) was activated by Zulia: LVBP Official Site

Asdrubal Cabrera (New York-N-Caracas) will not play for Caracas this offseason: Lider

No Games Scheduled For Monday


Venezuelan Parallel League:

Monday's Games:
Boston (21-9-3) visits Margarita-Aragua (18-9-5) @ 9:00 AM VET
Magallanes (9-22-1) visits La Guaira (13-15-4) @ 10:00 AM VET


Dominican League:

Alberto Rosario (St. Louis free agent-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted ninth.  1-for-4 with one run and allowed three stolen bases.

Estrellas beat Cibaenas 4-3
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Mike Mayers (Memphis-Escogido) started and pitched 4.1 innings.  He allowed three hits, two earned runs, two walks, and struck two out.  (g/f:6-2)

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Licey) started seventh.  0-for-4 and one fielding error.

Escogido beat Licey 7-2
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Monday's Game:
Escogido (19-19) visits Estrellas (21-16) @ 7:30 PM AST


Nicaraguan League:

Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) started at third base and batted fifth.  0-for-3 with one walk.
Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started as designated hitter and batted sixth.0-for-2 with three walks.

Boer beat Chinandega 5-3
LBPN Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled For Monday


Colombian League:

Ramon Ulacio (former GCL-Monteria) earned the loss as Sincelejo beat Monteria 8-2: LCBP Official Site

No Games Scheduled For Monday


Asia Winter Baseball League:

Clayton Mortensen (former St. Louis-WBSC) entered in the seventh and pitched 1.1 innings. He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk.

JABA beat WBSC 7-1


U-23 World Cup:

Edmundo Sosa (Palm Beach-Panama) started as designated hitter and batted fifth.  0-for-1 at the plate.

Cuba beat Panama 10-2
U-23 World Cup Official Site Post Game

Yariel Gonzalez (State College-Puerto Rico) started at first base and batted third. 2-for-4 with two home runs, seven RBIs, and three runs.
Delvin Perez (Johnson City-Puerto Rico) started at shortstop and batted ninth.  1-for-3 with one double, two RBIs, and one run.

Dariel Gomez (GCL-Dominican Republic) started at first base and batted seventh.  0-for-3 at the plate.
Julio Rodriguez (Johnson City-Dominican Republic) started at catcher and batted ninth.  1-for-2 at the plate.

Puerto Rico beat Dominican Republic 17-1 for the bronze medal
Primera Hora Post Game and El Nuevo Dia Post Game