Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-18-14: Carlos Torres Singles, Homers, & Drives In Three Runs; Jonathan Rodriguez Doubles & Knocks In Three Runs; Jhohan Acevedo Collects One Single, One Walk, & One RBI
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted second. 0-for-4 with one walk and one strikeout.
Magallanes beat Zulia 2-0
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Cesar Izturis (former St. Louis-Lara) is feeling more comfortable as he shifts from shortstop to second base: Lara Official Site
Caracas will decide today whether Boone Whiting (Memphis) will remain in the rotation: Lider
Caracas hopes to meet with Bobby Abreu (New York-N free agent) on his plans this winter: Lider
Magallanes (15-15) visits Zulia (23-9) @ 1:00 PM VST
Margarita (10-22) visits Lara (13-20) @ 7:30 PM VST
La Guaira (9-22) visits Caribes (24-8) @ 7:30 PM VST
Aragua (19-11) visits Caracas (14-20) @ 7:30 PM VST
Venezuelan Parallel League
Kender Villegas (Johnson City-La Guaira) entered in the first and pitched 4.2 innings. He allowed one hit, two unearned runs, one walk, and struck four out. (ir-s:1-0)
La Guaira beat Caimanes 7-5
Dail Villaneuva (former Peoria-Caribes) entered in the fourth and pitched two innings. He allowed three hits, three earned runs, and two walks.
Carlos Torres (Johnson City-Margarita) started in right field and batted seventh. 2-for-2 with one home run, three RBIs, and two runs.
Gueddy Guerra (former VSL-Margarita) entered in the sixth and pitched three innings. He allowed three hits, no runs, and struck two out.
Margarita beat Caribes 9-2
Jhohan Acevedo (State College-Caracas) started in left field and batted sixth. 1-for-4 with two RBIs, one run, and one walk.
Caracas beat Zulia 13-0
La Guaira (20-7) visits Zulia (9-14) @ 10:00 AM VST
Tampa Bay (8-18) visits Caribes (8-18) @ 10:00 AM VST
Caracas (14-12) visits Philadelphia (13-16) @ 11:00 AM VST
Lara (20-9) visits Detroit (13-14) @ 11:00 AM VST
Seattle (16-10) visits Magallanes (17-10) @ 11:00 AM VST
Aragua (18-9) visits Caimanes (18-10) @ 11:00 AM VST
Margarita (11-16) visits Cardenales (16-12) @ 11:00 AM VST
Navegantes (4-23) visits Boston (10-17) @ 11:00 AM VST
Mexican Pacific League
Dennys Reyes (former St. Louis-Culiacan) entered in the eighth and pitched to three batters. He allowed two hits and one earned run. (p-s:10-6)(g/f:0-1)
Culiacan beat Mexicali 6-3
LMP Official Site Post Game
Navojoa (11-21) visits Jalisco (18-14) @ 7:00 PM CT
Mexicali (18-15) visits Culiacan (18-15) @ 7:30 PM MT
Mochis (16-16) visits Hermosilllo (13-19) @ 7:30 PM MST
Mazatlan (15-16) visits Obregon (19-12) @ 7:30 PM MST
D'Angelo Jimenez (former Memphis-Licey) has played in three games going 1-for-1 (1.000) with two RBIs, one total bases, one walk, .667 OBP, 1.000 SLG, and 1.667 OPS.
Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) has played in 23 games going 27-for-93 (.290) with two doubles, one triple, two home runs, 11 RBIs, 37 total bases, 20 runs, nine walks, seven stolen bases, 16 strikeouts, two caught stealing, .356 OBP, .398 SLG, and .754 OPS.
Audry Perez (Memphis free agent-Cibaenas) has played in 15 games going 13-for-48 (.271) with two doubles, three RBIs, 15 total bases, three runs, ten strikeouts, .286 OBP, .313 SLG, and .598 OPS.
Xavier Scruggs (St. Louis-Cibao) has played in 23 games going 23-for-87 (.264) with six doubles, five home runs, 16 RBIs, 44 total bases, 15 runs, 12 walks, one stolen base, 27 strikeouts, .363 OBP, .506 SLG, and .868 OPS.
Danilo Sanchez (former Springfield-Azucareros) has played in one game.
Omar Javier (former Johnson City-Estrellas) has made one relief appearance posting a 0-0 record, 0.00 ERA, and 6.00 WHIP. He's allowed two hits and no runs over 0.1 innings.
Raul Valdes (former St. Louis-Azucareros) has made four starts posting a 3-0 record, 1.38 ERA, and 0.65 WHIP. He's allowed 12 hits, four earned runs, one home run, five walks, hit one batter, and struck 23 out over 26 innings.
Evan MacLane (former St. Louis-Estrellas) has made five starts posting a 0-1 record, 4.24 ERA, and 1.07 WHIP. He's allowed 23 hits, 13 runs (11 earned), one home run, two walks, hit one batter, and struck 11 out over 23.1 innings.
Kelvin Jimenez (former St. Louis-Estrellas) has made three relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 7.36 ERA, and 1.91 WHIP. He's allowed five hits, three earned runs, two walks, and struck four out over 3.2 innings.
Victor Marte (former St. Louis-Licey) has made ten relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 7.94 ERA, 1.94 WHIP, and two holds. He's allowed eight hits, five earned runs, three home runs, three walks, and struck eight out over 5.2 innings.
Miguel Batista (former St. Louis-Cibao) has made four relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 9.00 ERA, and 1.75 WHIP. He's allowed five hits, four earned runs, two home runs, two walks, and struck three out over four innings.
Luis Perdomo (former Springfield-Estrellas) has made four relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 15.43 ERA, 1.71 WHIP, and one hold. He's allowed three hits, four earned runs, one home run, one walk, hit one batter, and struck two out over 2.1 innings.
Raul Valdes (former St. Louis-Azucareros) was named Pitcher of the Week and Evan MacLane (former St. Louis-Estrellas) received consideration: LIDOM Official Site
Estrellas (13-10) visits Licey (10-14) @ 7:30 PM AST
Cibao (12-12) visits Azucareros (13-10) @ 7:30 PM AST
Escogido (9-15) visits Cibaenas (14-10) @ 7:30 PM AST
Puerto Rican League
Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-Santurce) started at first base and batted third. 1-for-4 with one double, three RBIs, one run, two strikeouts, and assisted in one double play.
Ivan Maldonando (former MiLB tryout-Santurce) started and pitched seven innings. He allowed four hits, one unearned run, one walk, hit two batters, committed one throwing error, struck three out, assisted in one double play, and picked one runner off for the winning decision (1-0). (g/f:8-5)
Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) started as designated hitter and batted fifth. 0-for-3 with one hit by pitch and one strikeout.
Luis Montanez (former Memphis-Mayaguez) started in right field and batted eighth. 1-for-3 with one RBI, one walk, and one outfield assist.
Santurce beat Mayaguez 7-2
LBPRC Official Site Post Game
Anthony Garcia (Palm Beach-Carolina) is recovered from ankle discomfort: Primera Hora
Mayaguez (7-6) visits Santurce (8-4) @ 7:30 PM AST
San Juan (3-9) visits Caguas (6-6) @ 7:30 PM AST
Monteria released Geney Rios (former GCL) due to poor performance: El Meridiano
MLB-NPB All-Star Series
Randy Choate (St. Louis-MLB) entered in the sixth and pitched 1.1 innings. He allowed one hit, one earned run, and struck two out for the hold (1). (p-s:17-12)(g/f:2-0)
MLB beat Samurai 3-1
MLB Official Site Post Game
Travel day on Wednesday
Central American & Caribbean Series
Gustavo Martinez (former GCL-Nicaragua) started and pitched four innings. He allowed four hits, three earned runs, one home run, two intentional walks, and struck two out.
Nicaragua beat Panama 7-5
La Prensa Post Game
Yonathan Sivira (former Qua Cities-Venezuela) started in centerfield and batted second. 0-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout.
Wilmer Alvarado (former Quad Cities-Venezuela) started at third base and batted fourth. 1-for-3 at the plate.
Pedro Feliz (former St. Louis-Dominican Republic) started at third base and batted fifth. 3-for-5 with one double, three RBIs, and two runs.
Dominican Republic beat Venezuela 12-2
Cuba (2-0) visits Guatemala (0-2)
Mexico (1-1) visits Puerto Rico (1-1)
Venezuela (1-1) visits Panama (0-2)