Friday, February 6, 2015
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 2-6-15: Pedro Rodriguez Strikes Out One Over One Scoreless Innings; Russell Branyan Singles; Jem Argenal Has No Contract For Upcoming Nicaraguan Spring League
Australian Baseball League Championship
Adelaide beat Perth 3-2 in game one
Baseball Australia will induct Grant Balfour (Tampa Bay) into the Hall of Fame: Baseball Australia
Perth (0-1) visits Adelaide (1-0) @ 7:00 PM ACT
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Caribes) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning. He allowed two hits, no runs, and struck one out. (p-s:18-12)(g/f:1-1)
Yulieski Gourriel (Industriales/Pinar del Rio) started at second base and batted third. 1-for-4 with one strikeout and assisted in one double play.
Alfredo Despaigne (Granma.Pinar del Rio) started as designated hitter and batted fourth. 2-for-4 with one strikeout.
Frederich Cepeda (Sancti Spiritus/Pinar del Rio) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted ninth. 0-for-1 at the plate.
Caribes beat Pinar del Rio 6-2
ESPN Deportes Post Game
Russell Branyan (former St. Louis-Culiacan) started as designated hitter and batted fifth. 1-for-4 with one strikeout.
Cibao beat Culiacan 3-2
ESPN Deportes Post Game
Culiacan (2-1) visits Caribes (3-0) @ 12:05 PM ET
Cibao (2-1) visits Santurce (0-3) @ 6:30 PM ET
Yulieski Gourriel (Industriales/Pinar del Rio) makes scouts wonder what he would be like in the MLB: MLB Official Site
Vladimir Gutierrez (Pinar del Rio) is trying to apply for asylum in Puerto Rico: MLB Official Site
Valdimir Gutierrez (Pinar del Rio) and Dainer Moreira (Matanzas/Pinar del Rio) are safe and Gutierrez is leaning towards signing with Roc Nation: Dairio de Cuba
Activists use simple method to help Cubans defect: KSDK
Hector Mendoza (Isla de le Juventud/Pinar del Rio) dazzles in Caribbean Series: El Nuevo Dia
Eduardo Perez (former St. Louis-Santurce MGR) talks about what needs to happen in order for Santurce to stay in the chase: NotiCel
Jem Argenal (former GCL-Chinandega) will not play for Chinandega in the CNBS because he could not negotiate a contract with the team: La Prensa
Newly signed Jesus Daniel Garcia (MiLB signing-Veracruz) posted a 4-4 record (had at least six starts), 2.35 ERA, and one save in the Mexican Academy League. He allowed 53 hits, 24 runs (15 earned), 17 walks, hit seven batters, threw five wild pitches, and struck 40 out over 57 innings.
Chinese Professional League
Lamigo signed Jonathan Arias (Monterrey): Now News