Sunday, November 30, 2014
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-30-14: Ivan Maldonado Strikes Out Four & Allows One Hit Over Nine-Inning Complete Game Shutout For The Win; Shaun Garceau Strikes Out Seven Over Seven Scoreless Innings For The Win; Venezuelan League Announces 2014-15 All-Stars
Jamie Romak (former Memphis-La Guaira) started at third base and batted seventh. 0-for-3 at the plate.
La Guaira beat Caribes 1-0
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Aragua) started at third base and batted fourth. 1-for-4 with one double, one RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.
Jorge Rondon (former St. Louis-Aragua) entered in the eighth and pitched to three batters. He allowed one hit, one earned run, and one walk. (g/f:1-0)
Aragua beat Zulia 7-4
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted eighth. 1-for-3 with one home run, one RBI, one run, one walk, two strikeouts, and one caught stealing, and assisted in two double plays.
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) started in centerfield and batted leadoff. 1-for-5 with one run.
David Peralta (former Johnson City-Margarita) started in right field and batted third. 3-for-5 with one double, two RBIs, one run, and grounded into one double play.
Margarita beat Magallanes 8-6
Chris Leroux (New York-A free agent) has signed on to pitch for Magallanes: Magallanes Official Site
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Aragua), Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes), Eliezer Alfonso (former Peoria-Margarita), and Miguel Socolovich (MiLB signing-Caracas) were named to the 2014-15 LVBP All-Star team: Lider
Johan Santana (Baltimore free agent) has not ruled out pitching for Magallanes: El Emergente
Caribes (30-13) visits La Guaira (15-26) @ 1:00 PM VST
Aragua (22-20) visits Zulia (27-14) @ 4:00 PM VST
Magallanes (21-20) visits Margarita (14-28) @ 5:00 PM VST
Caracas (19-25) visits Lara (21-23) 7:00 PM VST
Venezuelan Parallel League
Cesar Valera (Palm Beach-Caribes) has played in four games going 6-for-15 (.400) with two doubles, two RBIs, eight total bases, four runs, one walk, one hit by pitch, one strikeout, grounded into one double play, .526 OBP, and 533 SLG.
Jhohan Acevedo (State College-Caracas) has played in 27 games going 30-for-86 (.349) with five doubles, eight RBIs, 35 total bases, eight runs, eight walks, one hit by pitch, two sac flies, one sacrifice, four stolen bases, 17 strikeouts, grounded into two double plays, one caught stealing, .402 OBP, and .407 SLG.
Jose Godoy (Johnson City-Caribes) has played in 19 games going 19-for-58 (.328) with five doubles, one home run, 13 RBIs, 27 total bases, eight runs, 11 walks, one sac fly, nine strikeouts, grounded into one double play, .429 OBP, and .466 SLG.
Carlos Torres (Johnson City-Margarita) has played in 25 games going 15-for-64 (.234) with three doubles, one home run, nine RBIs, 21 total bases, seven runs, one hit by pitch, two sac flies, one sacrifice, one stolen base, 19 strikeouts, grounded into one double play, .239 OBP, and .328 SLG.
Ronnierd Garcia (Peoria-Caribes) has played in 25 games going 19-for-90 (.211) with two doubles, two home runs, 13 RBIs, 27 total bases, eight walks, one hit by pitch, one sac fly, 19 strikeouts, grounded into one double play, one caught stealing, .280 OBP, and .300 SLG.
Orlando Munoz (former GCL-Aragua) has made seven relief appearances posting a 2-0 record and 0.00 ERA. He's allowed three hits, one unearned run, ten walks, thrown two wild pitches, and struck nine out over 11.1 innings.
Kender Villegas (Johnson City-La Guaira) has made ten appearances (six starts) posting a 2-1 record and 1.26 ERA. He's allowed 30 hits, 13 runs (five earned), two home runs, one walk, hit one batter, thrown one wild pitch, and struck 29 out over 35.2 innings.
Javier Avedano (former Batavia-Aragua) has made seven starts posting a 1-0 record and 1.65 ERA. He's allowed 19 hits, ten runs (five earned), one home run, 12 walks, hit two batters, thrown four wild pitches, and struck 19 out over 27.1 innings.
Anderson Gerdel (Johnson City-La Guiara) has made five starts posting a 0-0 record and 2.25 ERA. He's allowed 13 hits, eight runs (five earned), three walks, hit two batters, and struck 11 out over 20 innings.
Roberto Canache (former Johnson City-Caribes) has made three appearances (two starts) posting a 0-0 record and 3.18 ERA. He's allowed seven hits, three runs (two earned), one walk, thrown one wild pitch, and struck nine out over 5.2 innings.
Dail Villanueva (former Peoria-Caribes) has made 13 relief appearances posting a 1-1 record and 5.75 ERA. He's allowed 21 hits, 15 runs (13 earned), one home run, 17 walks, hit two batters, thrown two wild pitches, and struck 26 out over 20.1 innings.
Ismael Brito (Johnson City-Margarita) has made four relief appearances posting a 0-0 record and 10.12 ERA. He's allowed four hits, three earned runs, two walks, thrown one wild pitch, and struck three out over 2.2 innings.
No Games Until Monday
Mexican Pacific League
Justin Christian (former Memphis-Mochis) started in centerfield and batted leadoff. 1-for-3 with one RBI, one sac fly, and one strikeout.
Alberto Castillo (former MiLB signing-Mochis) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning. He allowed one hit, no runs, threw one wild pitch, and struck one out. (p-s:22-15)(g/f:1-0)
Hugo Castellanos (former Memphis-Jalisco) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning. He allowed one hit, no runs, and hit one batter. (p-s:13-9)(g/f:0-1)
Jalisco beat Mochis 7-1
LMP Official Site Post Game
Shaun Garceau (former Springfield-Hermosillo) started and pitched seven innings. He allowed two hits, no runs, one walk, and struck seven out for winning decision (1-0). (p-s:86-59)(g/f:7-4)
Hermosillo beat Culiacan 3-0
LMP Official Site Post Game
Marcelo Martinez, Jesus Meza were named Pitcher, Player of the Week in Mexican Academy League play: MiLB Official Site
Mochis (4-4) visits Jalisco (5-3) @ 12:00 AM CT
Mexicali (5-3) visits Mazatlan (3-5) @ 5:00 PM MT
Culiacan (3-5) visits Hermosillo (5-3) @ 5:00 PM MST
Obregon (3-5) visits Navojoa (4-4) @ 5:00 PM MST
Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Cibaenas) started at catcher and batted seventh. 0-for-4 with one ground into double play and threw out one base runner.
Cibaenas beat Estrellas 3-0
Listin Diario Post Game
Victor Marte (former St. Louis-Licey) entered in the ninth and pitched to three batters. He allowed two hits and two earned runs.
Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) started in right field and batted leadoff. 2-for-5 with two RBIs (one w/two-outs).
Licey beat Azucareros 8-5
The Dominican League has given the go to play games at Cibaenas' stadium after fire damage was repaired: Listin Diario
Cibao (15-16) visits Estrellas (21-11) @5:00 PM AST
Licay (14-19) visits Cibaenas (20-13) @ 5:00 PM AST - Carlos Martinez (St. Louis-Cibaenas) is scheduled to start
Azucareros (17-16) visits Escogido (10-22) @ 5:00 PM AST
Jose Garcia (former Memphis-San Fernando) started in left field and batted leadoff. 0-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout.
Ryde Rodriguez (former Palm Beach-San Fernando) started as designated hitter and batted fifth. 2-for-4 with one double and one run.
Gustavo Martinez (former GCL-Boer) started and pitched six innings. He allowed four hits, one earned run, no runs, four walks, struck two out (g/f:8-4)
Boer beat San Fernando 3-2
LNBP Official Site Post Game
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) started at first base and batted seventh. 2-for-3 with one double and one walk.
Chinandega beat Rivas 7-6
LNBP Official Site Post Game
San Fernando (4-16) visits Rivas (11-8) @ 11:00 AM
Chinandega (12-7) visits Boer (11-7) @ 11:00 AM
Australian Baseball League
C.J. Beatty (former Palm Beach-Brisbane) started at third base and batted third. 0-for-4 with two strikeouts and one throwing error.
Melbourne beat Brisbane 12-2
Wayne Lundgren (former Palm Beach-Sydney) entered in the seventh and pitched to two batters. He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out. (p-s:10-4)(ir-s:2-0)
Perth leads Sydney 2-0, suspended after seven innings
No Games Scheduled Until Thursday
Puerto Rican League
Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-Santurce) entered late in the game as designated hitter and batted third. 0-for-1 with one strikeout.
Ivan Maldonado (former MiLB tryout-Santurce) started and pitched nine innings. He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck four out for the winning decision (2-1). (g/f:9-11)
Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) started as designated hitter and batted fifth. 0-for-3 with one strikeout.
Luis Montanez (former Memphis-Mayaguez) started in right field and batted eighth. 0-fro-3 at the plate.
Santurce beat Mayaguez 3-0
Primera Hora Post Game
Anthony Garcia (Palm Beach-Carolina) started in right field and batted fourth. 2-for-4 with two doubles, one run, and one strikeout.
J.C. Romero (former St. Louis-Carolina) entered in the eighth and pitched to one batter. He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (ir-s:1-0)
Luis Mateo (Memphis free agent-Caguas) started at shortstop and batted ninth. 0-for-2 with one walk and one strikeout.
Justin Wright (Memphis-Caguas) entered in the seventh and pitched to two batters, He allowed no hits or runs for the hold (3). (g/f:1-1)(ir-s:1-1)
Caguas beat Carolina 3-2
Primera Hora Post Game
Caguas (13-8) visits Mayaguez (13-7) @ 4:15 PM AST
San Juan (5-14) visits Santurce (10-10) @ 4:15 PM AST
Ronald Castillo (Peoria-Sincelejo) helped to extend the scoring as Sincelejo beat Monteria 8-2: El Meridiano
Japan & Korea Baseball
Brian Falkenborg (former St. Louis-Rakuten) and Joey Butler (former St. Louis-Orix) were left off the reserve list and can become free agents: Yakyubaka
Rundown of the top free agents in the KBO: Korea Joongang Daily