Ethan Cole - Canberra Cavalry
Venezuelan League Round Robin
Joe Thurston (former St. Louis-La Guaira) started in center field and batted third. 1-for-4 with one RBI.
Rafael Ortega (St. Louis waiver claim-La Guaira) entered in the ninth as a pinch hitter and batted ninth. One RBI and one walk.
Eliezer Alfonso (former Peoria-Magallanes) started as designated hitter and batted seventh. 1-for-4 with one double and one strikeout.
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted ninth. 0-for-2 with two runs, one walk, one hit by pitch, and assisted in one double play.
Magallanes beat La Guaira 6-4
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Zulia (1-5) visits La Guaira (2-5) @ 7:30 PM VST
Caracas (3-3) visits Magallanes (6-1) @ 7:30 PM VST
Mexican Pacific League Playoffs
Teams moving on to the semifinals selected players from the clubs eliminated: LMP Official Site
No Games Scheduled For Friday
Veracruz League Playoffs
Ivan Bellazetin (former MiLB tryout-Acayucan) started at second batted second. 1-for-4 with one run and one walk.
Juan Pena (former Tennessee-Acayucan) started and pitched five innings. He allowed six hits, five runs (three earned), two walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck six out for the winning decision.
Acayucan beat Oluta 9-5
LIV Officia Site Post Game
Dominican League Round Robin
Hector Luna (former St. Louis-Aguilas) started as designated hitter and batted fourth. 1-for-4 with one home run, one RBI and one run.
Carlos Martinez (St. Louis-Aguilas) started and pitched four innings. He allowed five hits, five runs (four earned), one home run, two walks, one balk, and struck five out. (g/f:6-2)
Miguel Batista (former St. Louis-Cibao) entered in the eighth and pitched to one batter. He allowed no hits or runs for the hold (1). (g/f:1-0)(ir-s:1-0)
Cibao beat Aguilas 8-7
Listin Diario Post Game
Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Licey) started in left field and batted fifth. 1-for-4 with one walk.
Jamie Romak (former Memphis-Licey) started in right field and batted sixth. 1-for-3 with one hit by pitch, one strikeout, and one fielding error.
Timo Perez (former St. Louis-Licey) entered in the sixth as a pinch hitter and batted eighth. 0-for-1 at the plate.
Maikel Cleto (former St. Louis-Licey) entered in the fifth and pitched 1.2 innings. He allowed two hits, one earned run, two walks, and struck three out. (g/f:0-1)
Victor Marte (St. Louis free agent-Licey) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning. He allowed no hits or runs, and struck two out.
Escogido beat Licey 3-2
Listin Diario Post Game
Cibao (5-6) visits Licey (5-6) @ 7:30 PM AST
Escogido (8-3) visits Aguilas (4-7) @ 7:30 PM AST
Nicaraguan League Playoffs
Rivas (2-0) visits Chinandega (0-2) @ 6:00 PM CST
Australian Baseball League
Ethan Cole (former Quad Cities-Canberra) started and pitched six innings. He allowed two hits, no runs, and struck two out for the winning decision (4-4). (p-s:82-57)(g/f:13-2)
Canberra beat Sydney 10-0
Canberra Official Site Post Game
Brett Zawacki (former Springfield-Melbourne) entered in the eighth and pitched 1.2 innings. He allowed three hits, two earned runs, one home run, two walks, and struck one out. (p-s:39-22)(g/f:3-0)(ir-s:1-0)
Melbourne beat Adelaide 7-3
Adelaide Official Site Post Game
Canberra (19-17) visits Sydney (17-19) @ 6:00 PM AET
Melbourne (18-18) visits Adelaide (17-19) @ 7:00 PM ACT
Brisbane (14-22) visits Perth (23-13) @ 7:20 PM AWST
Puerto Rican League Round Robin
Carolina (1-4) visits Caguas (2-3) @ 7:15 PM AST
Mayaguez (4-1) visits Ponce (3-2) @ 7:15 PM AST
Jose Calero (former GCL-Sincelejo) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning. He allowed one hit and no runs.
Sincelejo beat Monteria 5-4
Jolbert Cabrera (former Memphis-Cartagena) started at third base and batted fourth. 0-for-2 at the plate.
Javier Colina (former Memphis-Cartagena) started at first base and batted fifth. 1-for-2 with one run and one walk.
Ronald Ramirez (former Palm Beach-Cartagena) started at shortstop and batted ninth. 0-for-1 with one RBI, one walk, and one sac fly.
Ricardo Rodriguez (former Memphis-Cartagena) started and pitched four innings. He allowed five hits, two earned runs, one walk, threw one wild pitch, and struck three out.
Cartagena beat Barranquilla 4-2
Latin American Series (January 27, 2014)
A new system has been setup and a new rule added for the series: La Prensa
Texas Winter League (January 30, 2014)
Pedro Guerrero (former St. Louis) will be a special hitting instructor: Texas Winter League Official Twitter
Veracruz from the Triple-A Mexican League will send Mike Marshall to scout and possibly sign players: Texas Winter League Official Site
Caribbean Series (February 1, 2014)
Cuba announced their reinforcements for the tournament: Cuban-Play