Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-17-14: C.J. Beatty Singles In Australian Baseball League All-Star Game; Jem Argenal Singles Twice & Hits A Solo Home Run; Russell Branyan Collects Two Singles, One Walk, & One RBI
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) has played in 15 games going 23-for-61 (.377) with four doubles, eight RBIs, 27 total bases, 14 runs, six walks, three stolen bases, eight strikeouts, two caught stealing, .433 OBP, .443 SLG, and .875 OPS.
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Aragua) has played in 52 games going 68-for-208 (.327) with 18 doubles, one triple, four home runs, 25 RBIs, 100 total bases, 33 runs, 14 walks, three stolen bases, 20 strikeouts, .377 OBP, .481 SLG, and .858 OPS.
David Peralta (former Johnson City-Margarita) has played in 47 games going 55-for-176 (.313) with 11 doubles, two triples, two home runs, 29 RBIs, 76 total bases, 21 runs, 18 walks, two stolen bases, 28 strikeouts, three caught stealing, .374 OBP, .432 SLG, and .806 OPS.
Cesar Izturis (former St. Louis-Lara) has played in 34 games going 38-for-123 (.309) with seven doubles, one triple, 18 RBIs, 47 total bases, 12 runs, 11 walks, ten strikeouts, three caught stealing, .368 OBP, .382 SLG, and .750 OPS.
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) has played in 47 games going 49-for-182 (.269) with five doubles, one triple, three home runs, 16 RBIs, 65 total bases, 28 runs, 24 walks, two stolen bases, 38 strikeouts, two caught stealing, .357 OBP, .357 SLG, and .714 OPS.
Eliezer Alfonso (former Peoria-Margarita) has played in 47 games going 39-for-171 (.228) with three doubles, six home runs, 27 RBIs, 60 total bases, 21 runs, eight walks, 37 strikeouts, .282 OBP, .351 SLG, and .633 OPS.
Kender Villegas (Johnson City-La Guaira) has made one relief appearance posting a 0-0 record, 0.00 ERA, and 0.00 WHIP. He's allowed no hits or runs over 0.1 innings.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Caribes) has made 28 relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 0.32 ERA, 0.92 WHIP, seven holds, and seven saves. He's allowed 21 hits, one earned run, five walks, hit one batter, and struck 33 out over 28.1 innings.
Luis Perdomo (former Springfield-Margarita) has made nine relief appearances posting a 0-1 record, 1.86 ERA, 1.55 WHIP, and two holds. He's allowed ten hits, two earned runs, five walks, and struck five out over 9.2 innings.
Renyel Pinto (former Memphis-La Guaira) has made seven appearances (three starts) posting a 0-0 record, 3.46 ERA, and 1.85 WHIP. He's allowed 14 hits, five earned runs, ten walks, hit one batter, and struck 12 out over 13 innings.
Geudy Guerra (former VSL-Margarita) has made three relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 5.06 ERA, and 1.50 WHIP. He's allowed five hits, three earned runs, three walks, and struck four out over 5.1 innings.
Kristhiam Linares (former Springfield-Zulia) has made eight relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 7.50 ERA, 1.17 WHIP, and one hold. He's allowed five hits, five earned runs, two home runs, two walks, and struck two out over six innings.
Richard Castillo (former Memphis-Lara) has made 11 relief appearances posting a 0-2 record, 7.71 ERA, 2.31 WHIP, and one hold. He's allowed 18 hits, 11 runs (ten earned), one home run, nine walks, hit one batter, and struck six out over 11.2 innings.
Daniel McCutchen (former 2005 draft selection-Magallanes) has made three appearances (two starts) posting a 0-1 record, 10.57 ERA, and 1.83 WHIP. He's allowed ten hits, nine earned runs, four walks, hit one batter, and struck three out over 7.2 innings.
Zulia (31-23) visits Caribes (34-20) @ 7:30 PM VST
Lara (27-29) visits Aragua (29-23) @ 7:30 PM VST
Caracas (24-31) visits Margarita (19-34) @ 7:30 PM VST
Magallanes (27-27) visits La Guiara (25-29) @ 7:30 PM VST
Mexican Pacific League
Justin Christian (former Memphis-Mochis) started in centerfield and batted leadoff. 2-for-4 with one double, one hit by pitch, and two outfield assists.
Obregon beat Mochis 6-5
LMP Official Site Post Game
Russell Branyan (former St. Louis-Culiacan) started as designated hitter and batted fourth. 2-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.
Dennys Reyes (former St. Louis-Culiacan) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning. He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out for the hold (11). (p-s:10-9)(g/f:2-0)
Culiacan beat Navojoa 7-4
LMP Official Site Post Game
Hermosillo (11-11) visits Jalisco (13-9) @ 7:30 PM CT
Mochis (11-11) visits Obregon (7-15) @ 7:30 PM MST
Culiacan (14-9) visits Navojoa (9-14) @ 7:30 PM MST
Mazatlan (10-11) visits Mexicali (13-8) @ 7:30 PM PT
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 seven innings. He allowed eight hits, seven runs (six earned), one home run, and struck four out for the losing decision (3-4). (g/f:8-7)
Evan MacLane (former St. Louis-Estrellas) started and pitched five innings. He allowed four hits, three earned runs, one home run, one walk, and struck three out. (g/f:4-5)
Estrellas beat Azucareros 7-6
LIDOM Official Site Post Game
Estrellas (29-16) visits Licey (18-27) @ 7:30 PM AST
Cibao (27-18) visits Azucareros (21-24) @ 7:30 PM AST
Escogido (14-31) visits Cibaenas (26-19) 7:30 PM AST
Jose Garcia (former Memphis-San Fernando) started at second base and batted leadoff. 2-for-4 with one run and one strikeout.
Ryde Rodriguez (former Palm Beach-San Fernando) started as designated hitter and batted ninth. 0-for-4 with one RBI and one sac fly.
Boer beat San Fernando 14-7
LNBP Official Site Post Game
Jem Argenal (former GCL-Chinandega) started in centerfield and batted leadoff. 3-for-5 with one home run, one RBI, two runs, and one strikeout.
Rivas beat Chinandega 6-4
LNBP Official Site Post Game
San Fernando (12-21) visits Boer (18-13) @ 6:00 PM
Chinandega (17-15) visits Rivas (17-15) @ 6:00 PM
Australian Baseball League
C.J. Beatty (former Palm Beach-World) started at third base and batted fifth. 1-for-2 at the plate.
All-Star Game: Australia beat World 11-8
Sydney (12-12) visits Adelaide (15-9) @ 7:00 PM ACT
Perth (10-13) visits Melbourne (8-15) @ 7:35 PM AET
Puerto Rican League
Anthony Garcia (Palm Beach-Carolina) has played in 29 games going 32-for-101 (.317) with six doubles, one triple, nine home runs, 31 RBIs, 67 total bases, 20 runs, 16 walks, 21 strikeouts, .421 OBP, .663 SLG, and 1.085 OPS.
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-San Juan) has played in 27 games going 24-for-89 (.270) with five doubles, four home runs, 12 RBIs, 41 total bases, 14 runs, 17 walks, one stolen base, 16 strikeouts, .409 OBP, .461 SLG, and .870 OPS.
Luis Mateo (Memphis free agent-Caguas) has played in 29 games going 26-for-99 (.263) with five doubles, four home runs, 11 RBIs, 43 total bases, 11 runs, five walks, 14 strikeouts, two caught stealing, .299 OBP, .434 SLG, and .733 OPS.
Luis Montanez (former Memphis-Mayaguez) has played in 22 games going 20-for-78 (.256) with five doubles, one home run, seven RBIs, 28 total bases, six runs, four walks, nine strikeouts, .310 OBP, .359 SLG, and .668 OPS.
Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) has played in 22 games going 21-for-83 (.253) with six doubles, one triple, one home run, 12 RBIs, 32 total bases, ten runs, five walks, 21 strikeouts, .326 OBP, .386 SLG, and .712 OPS.
Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-Santurce) has played in 24 games going 11-for-78 (.141) with four doubles, six RBIs, 15 total bases, five runs, 12 walks, one stolen base, 27 strikeouts, two caught stealing, .264 OBP, .192 SLG, and .456 OPS.
Ivan Maldonado (former MiLB tryout-Santurce) has made six appearances (five starts) posting a 3-1 record, 0.00 ERA, and 0.65 WHIP. He's allowed 18 hits, five unearned runs, four walks, hit three batters, and struck 15 out over 33.2 innings.
J.C Romero (former St. Louis-Carolina) has made 15 relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 0.61 ERA, 0.61 WHIP, one hold, and four saves. He's allowed six hits, two runs (one earned), three walks, hit one batter, and struck 12 out over 14.2 innings.
Pedro Feliciano (former Memphis-Santurce) has made 14 relief appearances posting a 0-1 record, 2.89 ERA, 0.86 WHIP, and three holds. He's allowed six hits, five runs (three earned), one home run, two walks, and struck six out over 9.1 innings.
Joel Pineiro (former St. Louis-Santurce) has made eight starts posting a 1-4 record, 5.36 ERA, and 1.37 WHIP. He's allowed 53 hits, 28 runs (26 earned), two home runs, seven walks, and struck 25 out over 43.2 innings.
Javier Machuca (former GCL-Caguas) has made six relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 5.40 ERA, and 1.70 WHIP. He's allowed 13 hits, seven runs (six earned), one home run, four walks, and struck seven out over ten innings.
Justin Wright (Memphis-Caguas) has made 12 relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 6.30 ERA, 1.40 WHIP, and four holds. He's allowed nine hits, seven earned runs, one home run, five walks, and struck ten out over ten innings.
Pete Parise (former Memphis-San Juan) has made one relief appearance posting a 0-0 record, 18.00 ERA, and 2.00 WHIP. He's allowed two hits, two earned runs, one home run, and struck one out over one inning.
Santurce (13-16) visits San Juan (9-19) @ 7:30 PM AST
Carolina (14-15) visits Mayaguez (17-13) @ 7:30 PM AST
Ivan Bellazetin (former MiLB tryout-Acayucan) started at second base and batted leadoff. 0-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout.
Acayucan beat Coatza 3-1
Amaury Cazana (former Memphis-Paso de Ovejas) started in right field and batted fourth. 2-for-4 with two runs.
Xalapa beat Paso de Ovejas 6-3
Coatza visits Acayucan
La Cuenca visits Chiapas
Paso de Ovegas visits Xalapa
Santa Rosa visits San Andres
Edmundo Sosa (State College-Metro) started at shortstop and batted leadoff. 1-for-4 with one double and one run.
Jonathan Rivera (DSL-Metro) started in outfield and batted seventh. 0-for-3 with one strikeout.
Allen Cordoba (DSL-Urraca) started at second base and batted eighth. 1-for-3 with one double and one run.
Veraguas beat Metropolitanas 4-1
Metropolitanas visits Veraguas @ 7:00 PM
Cocle visits Herrera @ 7:00 PM
Japan & Korea Leagues
Rakuten is close to finalizing deal with Gaby Sanchez (Pittsburgh free agent): Yakyubaka
Hanshin has offered a three-year deal to Chihiro Kaneko (Orix free agent) and signed Matt Murton (Hanshin free agent) to a one-year deal. Kenta Maeda (Hiroshima) will meet with Hiroshima for contract negotiations and plans to express his desire to pitch in the MLB. Yakyubaka
MLB scouts sold on Kang Jung-Ho's (Nexen) power but not defense: Yonhap News Agency