Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-9-14: Kender Villegas Strikes Out One & Holds Two Inherited Runners On For The Save; Ronneird Garcia Singles & Drives In One Run; Carlos Martinez & Miguel Socolovich Items
Cesar Izturis (former St. Louis-Lara) has played in 29 games going 36-for-106 (.340) with seven hits, one triple, 18 RBIs, 45 total bases, 12 runs, nine walks, eight strikeouts, three caught stealing, .393 OBP, .425 SLG, and .818 OPS.
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Aragua) has played in 47 games going 59-for-185 (.319) with 16 doubles, one triple, three home runs, 19 RBIs, 86 total bases, 28 runs, 14 walks, three stolen bases, 20 strikeouts, .376 OBP, .465 SLG, and .840 OPS.
David Peralta (former Johnson City-Margarita) has played in 41 games going 48-for-151 (.318) with 11 doubles, two triples, one home run, 21 RBIs, 66 total bases, 18 runs, 18 walks, one stolen base, 23 strikeouts, three caught stealing, .390 OBP, .437 SLG, and .827 OPS.
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) has played in nine games going 11-for-38 (.289) with three doubles, five RBIs, 14 total bases, six runs, four walks, one stolen base, six strikeouts, one caught stealing, .357 OBP, .368 SLG, and .726 OPS.
Ronny Cedeno (former St. Louis-Magallanes) has played in 40 games going 41-for-154 (.266) with five doubles, three home runs, 13 RBIs, 55 total bases, 24 runs, 22 walks, one stolen base, 35 strikeouts, two caught stealing, .360 OBP, .357 SLG, and .717 OPS.
Eliezer Alfonso (former Peoria-Margarita) has played in 41 games going 36-for-148 (.243) with three doubles, five home runs, 26 RBIs, 54 total bases, 16 runs, seven walks, 33 strikeouts, .290 OBP, .365 SLG, and .655 OPS.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Caribes) has made 25 relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 0.36 ERA, 0.89 WHIP, seven holds, and six saves. He's allowed 19 hits, one earned run, three walks, hit one batter, and struck 31 out over 24.2 innings.
Miguel Socolovich (MiLB signing-Caracas) has made 17 relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 2.00 ERA, 0.67 WHIP, and six holds. He's allowed ten hits, four earned runs, one home run, two walks, hit one batter, and struck 21 out over 18 innings
Luis Perdomo (former Springfield-Margarita) has made seven relief appearances posting a 0-1 record, 2.35 ERA, 1.70 WHIP, and one hold. He's allowed nine hits, two earned runs, four walks, and struck four out over 7.2 innings.
Renyel Pinto (former Memphis-La Guaira) has made six appearances (two starts) posting a 0-0 record, 4.32 ERA, and 1.92 WHIP. He's allowed 12 hits, four earned runs, four walks, and struck six out over 8.1 innings.
Jorge Rondon (former St. Louis-Aragua) has made 21 relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 5.82 ERA, 1.76 WHIP, and ten holds. He's allowed 22 hits, 11 earned runs, eight walks, hit two batters, and struck 14 out over 17 innings.
Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis-Aragua) has made 12 relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 6.14 ERA, 1.91 WHIP, and three holds. He's allowed ten hits, five earned runs, one home run, four walks, and struck four out over 7.1 innings.
Jose Rada (former Springfield-Aragua) has made three relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 7.71 ERA, and 2.57 WHIP. He's allowed three hits, two earned runs, and three walks over 2.1 innings.
Geudy Guerra (former VSL-Margarita) has made two relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 9.00 ERA, and 2.00 WHIP. He's allowed four hits, three earned runs, two walks, and struck three out over three innings.
Daniel McCutchen (former 2005 draft selection-Magallanes) has made two starts posting a 0-1 record, 14.40 ERA, and2.40 WHIP. He's allowed nine hits, eight earned runs, three walks, hit one batter, and struck two out over five innings.
Freddy Garcia (EDA Rhinos free agent) has started training to join Aragua: Lider
Cesar Izturis (former St. Louis-Lara) plans to return on Wednesday: El Emergente
Miguel Socolovich (MiLB signing-Caracas) will miss a short amount of time with back discomfort: El Emergente
Zulia (29-18) visits La Guaira (21-26) @ 7:30 PM VST
Margarita (17-30) visits Aragua (25-22) @ 7:30 PM VST
Caribes (31-17) visits Magallanes (22-25) @ 7:30 PM VST
Venezuelan Parallel League
Ronnierd Garcia (Peoria-Caribes) started at third base and batted third. 1-for-4 with one RBI and one strikeout.
Dail Villanueva (former Peoria-Caribes) entered in the sixth and pitched one inning. He allowed one hit, one earned run, threw one wild pitch, and struck two out.
Magallanes beat Caribes 3-2
Kender Villegas (Johnson City-La Guaira) entered in the eighth and pitched 1.2 innings. He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out for the save (1). (ir-s:2-0)
La Guaira beat Aragua 5-2
Tuesday's Games - Regular Season Finale:
Aragua (23-18) visits Caribes (14-27) @ 10:00 AM VST
Magallanes (24-18) visits Margarita (18-23) @ 11:00 AM VST
Philadelphia (18-25) visits Tamapa Bay (16-25) @ 11:00 AM VST
Detroit (21-21) visits Caimanes (28-15) @ 11:00 AM VST
La Guaira (28-13) visits Caracas (25-15) @ 11:00 AM VST
Boston (17-24) visits Cardenales (23-20) @ 11:00 AM VST
Seattle (26-15) visits Navegantes (7-35) @ 11:00 AM VST
Mexican Pacific League
Kelvin Jimenez (former St. Louis-Hermosillo) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning. He allowed four hits, three earned runs, two home runs, and threw one wild pitch. (p-s:18-10)(g/f:2-0)
Navojoa beat Hermosillo 9-4
LMP Official Site Post Game
Alberto Castillo (former MiLB signing-Mochis) was named Pitcher of the Week: LMP Official Site
Von Hayes (former Alexandria MGR) was named manager for Puebla (Triple-A Mexican League): MiLB Official Site
Culiacan (8-7) visits Jalisco (8-7) @ 7:00 PM CT
Mexicali (9-6) visits Mochis (9-6) @ 7:30 PM MT
Navojoa (7-9) visits Hermosillo (9-7) @ 7:30 PM MST
Mazatlan (5-10) visits Obregon (6-9) @ 7:30 PM MST
Carlos Martinez (St. Louis-Cibaenas) received consideration for Pitcher of the Week: LIDOM Official Site
Chicago-N signed 16-year old Dominican outfielder Yovanny Cuevas: IPL Official Site
Josh Lueke (Tampa Bay free agent) has signed on to pitch for Azucareros: Azucareros Official Site
LIDOM is considering legal action against Asian professional teams for signing players and pulling them from winter play: Listin Diario
Cibaenas (24-15) visits Azucaeros (19-20) @ 7:30 PM AST
Estrellas (24-15) visits Escogido (11-28) @ 7:30 PM AST
Licey (16-23) visits Cibao (23-16) @ 7:30 PM AST
Jose Garcia (former Memphis-San Fernando) has played in 11 games going 16-for-49 (.327) with two doubles, three RBIs, 18 total bases, five runs, one walk, six strikeouts, .327 OBA, .367 SLG, and .694 OPS.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) has played in 25 games going 24-for-84 (.286) with five doubles, one home run, nine RBIs, 32 total bases, seven runs, two walks, five strikeouts, .406 OBA, .381 SLG, and .787 OPS.
Ryde Rodriguez (former Palm Beach-San Fernando) has played in 16 games going 15-for-58 (.259) with three doubles, one home run, six RBIs, 21 total bases, seven runs, six walks, 19 strikeouts, .348 OBA, .362 SLG, and .710 OPS.
Jem Argenal (former GCL-Chinandega) has played in 20 games going 17-for-69 (.246) with three doubles, one home run, five RBIs, 23 total bases, nine runs, five walks, 15 strikeouts, .316 OBA, .333 SLG, and .649 OPS.
Gustavo Martinez (former GCL-Boer) has made five appearances (three starts) posting a 2-0 record, 0.90 ERA, and 1.50 WHIP. He's allowed 17 hits, four runs (two earned), 13 walks, and struck ten out over 20 innings.
Jhonny Polanco (Peoria-Boer) has made nine relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 7.56 ERA, 1.68 WHIP, and four saves. He's allowed eight hits, seven earned runs, six walks, thrown one wild pitch, and stuck nine out over 8.1 innings.
Boer (14-10) visits Chinandega (14-11) @ 6:00 PM
Rivas (14-11) visits San Fernando (8-18) @ 6:00 PM
Australian Baseball League
Chin-Hui Tsao (Kansas City free agent) has been suspended from pitching for Adelaide due to past crimes in China: Focus Taiwan
Puerto Rican League
Tyler Herron (former Springfield) is expected to join Mayaguez in a couple weeks: Primera Hora
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Santurce) and Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-San Juan) swapped teams: Primera Hora
Santurce (10-14) visits Carolina (11-13) @ 7:30 PM AST
Mayaguez (15-10) visits San Juan (7-16) @ 7:30 PM AST
Ronald Ramirez (former Palm Beach-Cartagena) has gone 12-for-51 (.235) with five doubles, four RBIs, five runs, four walks, three stolen bases, 17 strikeouts, ,304 OBP, and .333 SLG.
Ronald Castillo (Peoria-Sincelejo) has gone 3-for-34 (.125) with four RBIs, three runs, three walks, one stolen base, seven strikeouts, .222 OBP, and .125 SLG.
Jose Calero (former GCL-Sincelejo) has a 1-0 record with 0.00 ERA and one save. He's allowed four hits, no runs, four walks, hit one batter, and struck 11 out over 8.1 innings.
Jonathan Escudero (Johnson City-Barranquilla) has a 0-0 record and 4.50 ERA. He's allowed five hits, five runs (two earned), three walks, hit one batter, and struck four out over four innings.
Geney Rios (former GCL-Monteria) has a 0-0 record and 7.36 ERA. He's allowed two hits, three earned runs, one home run, two walks, hit one batter, threw one wild pitch, and struck two out over 3.2 innings.
Monteria (8-15) visits Sincelejo (11-11)
Cartagena (12-10) visits Barranquilla (14-9)
La Cuenca (2-4) visits Paso de Vejas (3-2-1)
Acayuvan (3-3) visits San Andres (3-2-1)
Chiapas (4-2) visits Santa Rosa (4-2)
Xalapa (2-4) visits Coatza (1-3-2)
Caribbean Series (February 2015)
Cuba is waiting for OFAC to make a decision on whether they can play in Puerto Rico: LMP Official Site
Wil Pujols (former Johnson City) is currently working out on Florida as a pitcher: Wil Pujols YouTube Page