Monday, November 30, 2015

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-30-15: David Bergin Singles Twice, Walks, Homers, & Drives In Five Runs; Nick Additon Strikes Out Five & Allows One Run Over Six Innings For The Win; Jeremy Hazelbaker Doubles & Knocks In One Run



Venezuelan League:

Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) started in left field and batted third.  1-for-4 with one double, one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Caribes) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs for the save (12).  (p-s:12-9)(g/f:3-0)

Jose Gonzalez (Springfield free agent-La Guaira) entered late in the game as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-1 with one strikeout.

Caribes beat La Guaira 4-2
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted second.  0-for-4 with one strikeout.
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) started at third base and batted fifth.  2-for-4 with one strikeout.
Geudy Guerra (former VSL-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, and one walk.  (p-s:20-11)(g/f:2-1)

Zulia beat Margarita 3-0
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Ildemaro Vargas (former Palm Beach-Lara) started at second base and batted leadoff.  1-for-4 with one triple, one run, and one strikeout.

Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) started at second base and batted leadoff.  0-for-4 at the plate.
Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted third.  1-for-2 with two runs and two walks.

Magallanes beat Lara 4-2
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Adron Chambers (former St. Louis-Magallanes) is dealing with discomfort in his left leg: LVBP Official Site

Javier Avendano (former Batavia) was removed from the Caribes active roster: El Emergente

No Games Scheduled For Monday


Venezuelan Parallel League:

Stats:
Jesus Ustariz (former Johnson City-Caracas) has played in 35 games going 30-for-111 (.270) with six doubles, six home runs, 28 RBIs, 54 total bases, 34 runs, 35 walks, four hit by pitches, one sac fly, three stolen bases, 14 strikeouts, grounded into two double plays, .457 OBP, and .486 SLG.
Hector Garcia (former Johnson City-La Guaira) has played in 34 games going five doubles, four home runs, 27 RBIs, 46 total bases, 12 runs, 11 walks, one hit by pitch, two sac flies, two stolen bases, 27 strikeouts, grounded in two double plays, one caught stealing, .306 OBP, and .383 SLG.
Carlos Torres (GCL-Margarita) has played in 18 games going 15-for-65 (.231) with four doubles, two triples, two home runs, ten RBIs, 29 total bases, eight runs, four walks, one hit by pitch, one sac fly, three stolen bases, 20 strikeouts, grounded into one double play, .282 OBP, and .446 SLG.

Ismael Brito (Johnson City-Margarita) has made three relief appearances posting a 0-0 record and 0.00 ERA. He's allowed no hits or runs, two walks, and struck one out over 1.2 innings.
Dail Villanueva (former Peoria-Caracas) has made six relief  appearances posting a 2-0 record and 1.93 ERA.  He's allowed six hits, one earned run, two walks, threw two wild pitches, and struck seven out over 4.2 innings.
Anderson Gerdel (Johnson City-La Guaira) has made ten appearances (four starts) posting a 1-1 record and 4.18 ERA.  He's allowed 35 hits, 16 runs (13 earned), four home runs, three walks, and struck 21 out over 28 innings.
Kender Villegas (State College-Margarita) has made five relief appearances posting a 0-1 record, 4.50 ERA, and two saves.  He's allowed four hits, two earned runs, one walk, threw one wild pitch, and struck three out over four innings.

Monday's Games:
La Guaira (19-18) visits Caribes (16-20) @ 11:00 AM VET
Magallanes (22-14) visits Detroit (10-25) @ 11:00 AM VET
Caracas (22-15) visits Caimanes (12-26) @ 11:00 AM VET
Zulia (21-12) visits Aragua (17-15) @ 11:30 AM VET


Mexican Pacific League:

Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted ninth.  1-for-2 with one RBI, one run, two walks, allowed two stolen bases, picked one base runner off, and one throwing error.

Obregon beat Navojoa 6-5
LMP Official Site Post Game

Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) entered late in the game at first base and assisted in one double play.

Dennys Reyes (former St. Louis-Culiacan) entered in the seventh and pitched to three batters.  He allowed two hits and no runs.  (p-s:8-5)(g/f:1-0)

Culiacan beat Hermosillo 4-3
LMP Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled For Monday


Dominican League:

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Cibaenas) entered late in the game at third base and batted seventh.  0-for-1 with one sacrifice and one strikeout.
Robelys Reyes (Springfield-Cibaenas) entered late in the game as a pinch runner and stole one base.

Licey beat Cibaenas 3-2 in 10 innings
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Nick Additon (former Memphis-Escogido) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed six hits, one earned run, and struck five out for the winning decision (1-0).  (g/f:5-5)

Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) started in left field and batted third.  2-for-4 with one run and one strikeout.

Escogido beat Azucareros 6-1
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Monday's Games:
Cibaenas (13-20) visits Cibao (16-18) @ 7;30 PM AST
Estrellas (19-14) visits Azucareros (15-18) @ 7:30 PM AST
Escogido (17-17) visits Licey (20-13) @ 7:30 PM AST


Australian Baseball League:

Stats:
Wayne Lundgren (former Palm Beach-Sydney) has made six starts posting a 1-4 record, 2.34 ERA, and 1.15 WHIP.  He's allowed 22 hits, 12 runs (nine earned), one home run, seven walks, hit one batter, and struck 21 out over 34.2 innings.

No Games Scheduled Until Thursday


Nicaraguan League:

David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Boer) started as designated hitter and batted fifth.  3-for-4 with one home run, five RBIs, one run, and one walk.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Boer) started at third base and batted seventh.  1-for-4 with one RBI.
Jhonny Polanco (Springfield-Boer) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk for the save (4).  (g/f:0-3)

Boer beat Granada 8-6
LNBP Official Site Post Game

Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started at first base and batted third.  2-for-5 with one run and one strikeout.
Jem Argenal (former GCL-Chinandega) entered late in the game as designated hitter and batted sixth.  0-for-2 with one strikeout.

Chinandega beat Rivas 8-4
LNBP Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled For Monday


Puerto Rican League:

Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-Carolina) started as designated hitter and batted fifth.  1-for-2 with two walks.
Felipe Lopez (former St. Louis-Carolina) entered late in the game at first base and batted ninth.  0-for-1 with one ground into double play and assisted in one double play.

Luis Mateo (former Memphis-Caguas) started at shortstop and batted second.  1-for-3 with one two-out RBI, one run, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.

Caguas beat Carolina 3-1
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-5 with one run and one strikeout.

Mayaguez beat Santurce 7-1
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled For Monday

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-29-15: Breyvic Valera Doubles, Walks, & Hits A Two-Run Homer; Ivan Maldonado Strikes Out Seven & Allows One Run Over Six Innings; Fidencio Flores Strikes Out Three & Allows One Run Over Six Innings For The Win

Breyvic Valera - Bravos de Margarita


Venezuelan League:

Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) started as designated hitter and batted third.  0-for-3 with one run, one walk, one stolen base, and one strikeout.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MilB signing-Caribes) entered in the ninth and pitched to five batters.  He allowed two hits, two earned runs, and two walks for the blown save (3) and losing decision (1-3).  (p-s:22-10)(g/f:1-0)

La Guaira beat Caribes 5-4
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) started at second base and batted leadoff.  1-for-4 with two RBIs (one w/two-outs), one walk, grounded into one double play, and assisted in one double play.
Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted third.  1-for-5 with one run and one strikeout.
Adron Chambers (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started in centerfield and batted sixth.  0-for-4 with one run, one walk, and two strikeouts.

Magallanes beat Caracas 9-6
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Ildemaro Vargas (former Palm Beach-Lara) started at second base and batted leadoff.  1-for-4 with one run and assisted in one double play.

Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis-Aragua) entered in the sixth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out.  (p-s:14-8)(g/f:1-0)

Lara beat Aragua 4-1
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted second.  1-for-4 with one two-out RBI and one walk.
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) started at third base and moved to second, batting fifth.  2-for-4 with one double, one home run, two RBIs, three runs, one walk, and assisted in one double play.
Juan Perez (State College-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, two earned runs, and two walks.  (p-s:18-9)(g/f:1-0)

Margarita beat Zulia 9-5
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Sunday's Games:
Caribes (5-6) visits La Guaira (5-6) @ 1:00 PM VET
Caracas (5-6) visits Aragua (4-6) @ 4:00 PM VET
Zulia (1-10) visits Margarita (10-1) @ 5:00 PM VET
Lara (5-3) visits Magallanes (6-3) @ 5:30 PM VET


Venezuelan Parallel League:

November 24, 2015:
Dail Villanueva (former Peoria-Caracas) entered in the ninth and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs.  (g/f:1-0)

Caracas and Caribes tied 3-3 in game one of doubleheader

November 25, 2015:
Hector Garcia (former Johnson City-La Guaira) started at first base and batted fourth.  1-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Jesus Ustariz (former Johnson City-Caracas) started at first base and batted fifth.  1-for-4 with two RBIs and one run.
Dail Villanueva (former Peoria-Caracas) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits and no runs for the winning decision (2-0).  (g/f:0-2)

Caracas beat La Guaira 6-3

Kender Villegas (State College-Margarita) entered in the 11th and pitched to three batters.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out.  (g/f:0-1)

Boston and Margarita tied 2-2 after 11 innings

November 26, 2015:
Hector Garcia (former Johnson City-La Guaira) started at first base and batted fourth.  0-for-3 with one run, two walks, and one strikeout.

La Guaira beat Tampa Bay 7-6

Carlos Torres (GCL-Margarita) started in left field and batted sixth.  1-for-3 with one stolen base and two strikeouts.

Cardenales beat Margarita 2-1

November 27, 2015:
Kender Villegas (State College-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out.  (g/f:0-2)

Margarita beat Lara 9-5

Anderson Gerdel (Johnson City-La Guaira) entered in the seventh and pitched to six batters.  He allowed four hits and five runs (four earned).

La Guaira beat Caimanes 11-9

Jesus Ustariz (former Johnson City-Caracas) started at first base and batted fifth.  1-for-4 with one run and one hit by pitch.
Dail Villanueva (former Peoria-Caracas) entered in the eighth and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out.

Tampa Bay beat Caracas 8-6


Mexican Pacific League:

Dennys Reyes (former St. Louis-Culiacan) entered in the ninth and pitched to three batters.  He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk.  (p-s:10-5)(g/f:2-0)

Hermosillo beat Culiacan 4-1
LMP Official Site Post Game

Sunday's Games:
Jalisco (3-4) visits Mochis (5-2) for a doubleheader beginning @ 3:30 PM MT
Mazatlan (2-6) visits Mexicali (4-3) @ 3:00 PM PT
Navojoa (6-2) visits Obregon (3-5) @ 5:00 PM MST
Hermosillo (3-4) visits Culiacan (4-4) @ 5:00 PM MT


Dominican League:

Jorge Sosa (former St. Louis-Escogido) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs for the hold (4).  (g/f:0-1)
Heath Wyatt (Memphis-Escogido) entered in the 11th and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs for the winning decision (2-0).  (g/f:1-0)(ir-s:1-0)

Escogido beat Licey 3-2 in 11 innings
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Sam Gaviglio (former Springfield-Cibao) started and pitched four innings.  He allowed six hits, two earned runs, one walk, threw one wild pitch, and struck one out.  (g/f:5-0)

Cibaenas beat Cibao 7-4
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Sunday's Games:
Cibaenas (13-19) visits Licey (19-13) @ 5:00 PM AST
Estrellas (19-13) visits Cibao (15-18) @ 5:00 PM AST
Escogido (16-17) visits Estrellas (19-13) @ 5:00 PM AST


Australian Baseball League:

Monday's Game:
Perth (12-10) visits Melbourne (8-14) @ 11:00 AM AET


Nicaraguan League:

Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started at first base and batted third.  1-for-4 with one double and one strikeout.

Chinandega beat Granada 1-0
LNBP Official Site Post Game

David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Boer) started as designated hitter and batted fifth.  1-for-4 with one strikeout.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Boer) started at third base and batted seventh.  1-for-1 with one RBI, one sac fly, and one walk.
Fidencio Flores (former GCL-Boer) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed four hits, one earned run, two walks, and struck three out for the winning decision (2-1).  (g/f:8-3)
Jhonny Polanco (Springfield-Boer) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out for the save (3).  (g/f:1-1)

Boer beat Rivas 4-1
LNBP Official Site Post Game

Sunday's Games:
Granada (10-8) visits Boer (8-10) @ 11:00 AM
Rivas (8-11) visits Chinandega (11-8) @ 4:00 PM


Puerto Rican League:

Felipe Lopez (former St. Louis-Carolina) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Santurce beat Carolina 3-0
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) started at third base and batted third.  1-for-3 with one RBI and one walk.
Ivan Maldonado (former MiLB tryout-Mayaguez) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed four hits, one earned run, two walks, and struck seven out.  (g/f:3-5)
Tyler Herron (former Springfield-Mayaguez) entered in the seventh and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck one out for the winning decision (4-0).  (g/f:4-0)

Mayaguez beat Caguas 3-1
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Anthony Garcia (Memphis-Carolina) was chosen as Player of the Week: Radio Gigantes Twitter

Yadier Molina (St. Louis-Carolina) talks about his mother: El Nuevo Dia

Sunday's Games:
Carolina (9-13) visits Caguas (12-10) @ 4:15 PM AST
Mayaguez (13-9) visits Santurce (10-12) @ 4:15 PM AST

Saturday, November 28, 2015

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-28-15: Juan Caballero Strikes Out Four Over Six Scoreless Innings For The Win; Jeremy Hazelbaker Extends Hitting Streak To 14 Games With Two Doubles & Two RBIs; Ildemaro Vargas Collects Three Singles & Two RBIs



Venezuelan League:

Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) started as designated hitter and batted third.  2-for-5 with two doubles, two RBIs, and one strikeout.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Caribes) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs for the save (11).  (p-s:16-10)(g/f:2-0)

Caribes beat Caracas 11-8
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Jose Gonzalez (Springfield free agent-La Guaira) started at catcher and batted ninth.  0-for-2 with one sacrifice, one throwing error, allowed one stolen base, and picked off one base runner.

Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted second.  1-for-4 with one double, one two-out RBI, and two strikeouts.
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) started at third base and moved to second, batting fifth.  1-for-4 with one run.
Geudy Guerra (former VSL-Margarita) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits, no runs, and struck one out for the winning decision (2-1).  (p-s:22-16)(g/f:1-1)
Silfredo Garcia (Springfield-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, and struck one out for the save (1).  (p-s:19-13)(g/f:1-1)

Margarita beat La Guaira 3-1
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Ildemaro Vargas (former Palm Beach-Lara) started at second base and batted second.  3-for-4 with two RBIs, one run, and assisted in two double plays.
Richard Castillo (former Memphis-Lara) entered in the sixth and pitched to four batters.  He allowed two hits, no runs, and struck one out.  (p-s:15-6)(g/f:1-0)

Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) started at second base and batted leadoff.  1-for-3 with one run and one strikeout.
Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted third.  0-for-3 with one ground into double play.
Adron Chambers (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started in centerfield and batted sixth.  1-for-3 with one double, one run, and grounded into one double play.

Lara beat Magallanes 9-2 in six innings
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Jolbert Cabrera (former Memphis-Zulia hitting coach) was tossed in Aragua win over Zulia 3-2 on Friday: LVBP Official Site

Richard Castillo (former Memphis-Lara) was dealing with a blood infection and missed the 2015 season: LVBP Official Site

Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) extended his hitting streak to 14 games: LVBP Official Site

Saturday's Games:
Caribes (5-5) visits La Guaira (4-6) @ 4:00 PM VET
Caracas (5-5) visits Magallanes (5-3) @ 5:30 PM VET
Lara (4-3) visits Aragua (4-5) @ 7:30 PM VET
Zulia (1-9) visits Margarita (9-1) @ 8:00 PM VET


Mexican Pacific League:

Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted ninth.  1-for-2 at the plate.

Navojoa beat Obregon 4-3 in 11 innings
LMP Official Site Post Game

Eric Fornataro (former St. Louis-Hermosillo) entered in the tenth and pitched to four batters.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, and two walks for the losing decision (0-3).  (p-s:16-8)(g/f:1-0)

Irving Wilson (DSL-Culiacan) started at catcher and batted eighth.  0-for-2 at the plate.

Culiacan beat Hermosillo 2-1 in 10 innings
LMP Official Site Post Game

Saturday's Games:
Jalisco (3-4) visits Mochis (5-2) @ 6:00 PM MT
Navojoa (5-2) visits Obregon (3-4) @ 6:00 PM MST
Hermosillo (2-4) visits Culiacan (4-3) @ 6:00 PM MT
Mazatlan (2-5) visits Mexicali (3-3) @ 6:00 PM PT


Dominican League:

Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted ninth.  0-for-3 with one RBI and one sac fly.
Evan MacLane (former St. Louis-Estrellas) started and pitched five innings.  He allowed two hits, one unearned run, and struck six out for the winning decision (4-1).  (g/f:3-4)

Estrellas beat Licey 5-2
Listin Diario Post Game

Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) started as designated hitter and batted fifth.  1-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout.

Cibao beat Azucareros 11-3
Cibao Official Site Post Game

Heath Wyatt (Memphis-Escogido) entered in the eighth and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs.  (g/f:1-0)(ir-s:2-0)

Cibaenas beat Escogido 3-2
Listin Diario Post Game

Saturday's Games:
Licey (19-12) visits Escogido (15-17) @ 5:00 PM AST
Cibao (15-17) visits Cibaenas (12-19) @ 7:30 PM AST - Sam Gaviglio (former Springfield-Cibao) is scheduled to start
Azucareros (15-17) visits Estrellas (19-13) @ 7:30 PM AST


Australian Baseball League:

Sunday's Games:
Adelaide (9-12) visits Canberra (15-8) @ 12:00 PM AET
Brisbane (12-11) visits Sydney (10-11) @ 1:00 PM AET
Perth (12-10) visits Melbourne (8-14) @ 1:05 PM AET


Nicaraguan League:

David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Boer) started in right field and batted fifth.  0-for-3 with one RBI, one sac fly, and one strikeout.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) started as designated hitter and batted seventh.  0-for-2 with one walk and two strikeouts.

Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started at first base and batted third.  1-for-3 with one RBI, one walk, one sac fly, and two strikeouts.

Chinandega beat Boer 7-1
LNBP Official Site Post Game

Saturday's Games:
Rivas (8-10) visits Boer (7-10) @ 2:00 PM
Chinandega (10-8) visits Granada (10-7) @ 4:00 PM


Puerto Rican League:

Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) started at third base and batted second.  0-for-2 with one walk.
Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-3 at the plate.

Santurce beat Mayaguez 5-2 in game one of doubleheader

Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  1-for-3 with one double, one two-out RBI, and one strikeout.
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) started at third base and batted fourth.  1-for-1 with one RBI, two walks, and one throwing error.

Santurce beat Mayaguez 7-2 in game two of doubleheader
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

Felipe Lopez (former St. Louis-Carolina) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  2-for-4 with one double, one RBI, one run, and grounded into one double play.
Juan Caballero (Johnson City-Carolina) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck four out for the winning decision (1-1).  (g/f:6-6)
Ian Snell (former MiLB signing-Carolina) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out for the winning decision (2).  (g/f:1-1)

Carolina beat Caguas 7-1
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

Saturday's Games:
Santurce (9-12) visits Carolina (9-12) @ 7:15 PM AST
Caguas (12-9) visits Mayaguez (12-9) @ 7:15 PM AST


Colombian League:

Dewin Perez (State College-Cartagena) went five solid innings for the winning decision as Cartagena beat Monteria 12-6: LCPB Official Site

Jose Calero (former GCL-Sincelejo) earned the win as Sincelejo beat Barranquilla 6-3: El Universal and El Meridiano

Saturday's Games:
Sincelejo (7-5) visits Barranquilla (7-4) @ 5:00 PM
Monteria (4-7) visits Cartagena (5-7) @ 5:00 PM

Friday, November 27, 2015

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-27-15: David Bergin Singles & Drives In Two Runs, Then Pitched Scoreless Inning; Eliezer Alfonzo Collects Two Singles, One Walk, & Two RBIs; Jose Calero Strikes Out Two Over Three Scoreless Innings



Venezuelan League:

Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) started in left field and batted third.  1-for-3 with one home run, one two-out RBI, one run, and one walk, and one strikeout.
Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) started at second base and batted seventh.  1-for-2 with one RBI, one walk, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.
Roberto Canache (former Johnson City-Caribes) entered in the fourth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, and struck two out.  (p-s:29-19)(g/f:2-1)
Alirio Negrette (former DSL-Caribes) entered in the seventh and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, threw two wild pitches, and struck one out.  (p-s:22-14)(g/f:1-1)

Caracas beat Caribes 13-3
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Juan Gonzalez (MiLB signing-La Guaira) entered in the fourth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, and struck one out.  (p-s:7-7)(g/f:2-0)(ir-s:3-3)

Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted second.  2-for-4 with two two-out RBIs, one walk, and one strikeout.
Breyvic Valera (former Springfield-Margarita) started at third base and batted sixth.  0-for-3 with one run, one walk, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.
Justin Wright (Memphis-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs.  (p-s:17-13)(g/f:1-1)

Margarita beat La Guaira 9-3
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) started at second base and batted leadoff.  1-for-5 with one strikeout.
Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted third.  1-for-5 with one RBI, one run, one strikeout, and assisted in one double play.
Adron Chambers (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started in centerfield and batted sixth.  2-for-4 with on double, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

Ildemaro Vargas (former Springfield-Lara) started at second base and batted second.  3-for-5 with one double, two two-out RBIs, one run, and assisted in three double plays.
Richard Castillo (former Memphis-Lara) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and no runs.  (p-s:6-4)(g/f:2-1)

Magallanes beat Lara 7-5
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Lara removed Chad Oberacker (former 2010 draft selection) from the active roster: LVBP Official Site

Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) extended his hitting streak to 13 games and will be leaving the team on December 4, 2015: LVBP Official Site

Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) talks about his childhood dreams of playing for Magallanes: El Emergente

Friday's Games:
Caribes (4-5) visits Caracas (5-4) @ 7:00 PM VET
La Guaira (4-5) visits Margarita (8-1) @ 7:00 PM VET
Lara (3-3) visits Magallanes (5-2) @ 7:30 PM VET
Aragua (3-5) visits Zulia (1-8) @ 7:30 PM VET


Mexican Pacific League:

Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted ninth.  0-for-2 with one walk, one strikeout, and allowed one stolen base.

Brian Broderick (former Memphis-Jalisco) entered in the eighth and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed three hits, no runs, two walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck two out for the save (13).  (p-s:56-36)(g/f:1-1)(ir-s:1-1)

Jalisco beat Obregon 5-3
LMP Official Site Post Game

Eric Fornataro (former St. Louis-Hermosillo) entered in the seventh and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out.  (p-s:10-6)(g/f:2-1)(ir-s:2-0)

Mexicali and Hermosillo tied 3-3 after 12 innings
LMP Official Site Post Game

Friday's Games:
Jalisco (3-3) visits Mochis (4-2) @ 7:30 PM MT
Navojoa (4-2) visits Obregon (3-3) @ 7:30 PM MST
Hermosillo (2-3) visits Culiacan (3-3) @ 7:30 PM MT
Mazatlan (2-4) visits Mexicali (2-3) @ 7:30 PM PT


Dominican League:

Stats:
Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) has played in 28 games going 31-for-95 (.326) with six doubles, one triple, one home run, eight RBIs, 42 total bases, 11 runs, seven walks, three stolen bases, 17 strikeouts, four caught stealing, .375 OBP, .442 SLG, and .817 OPS.
Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Cibaenas) has played in six games going 4-for-13 (.308) with one RBI, four total bases, two strikeouts, .308 OBP, .308 SLG, and .615 OPS.
Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Cibaenas/Estrellas) has played in 17 games going 8-for-51 (.157) with one double, three RBIs, nine total bases, three runs, one walk, nine strikeouts, .189 OBP, .176 SLG, and .365 OPS.
Danilo Sanchez (former Springfield-Azucareros) has played in 0-for-3 (.000) with one run.

Nick Additon (former Memphis-Escogido) has made one start posting a 0-0 record, 0.00 ERA, and 0.20 WHIP.  He's allowed one hit, two unearned runs, and struck three out over five innings.
Heath Wyatt (Memphis-Escogido) has made 15 relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 1.32 ERA, 1.24 WHIP, and five holds.  He's allowed ten hits, three runs (two earned), one home run, seven walks, and struck ten out over 13.2 innings.
Angel Castro (former Memphis-Cibaenas) has made five appearances (four starts) posting a 2-0 record, 2.11 ERA, and 1.31 WHIP.  He's allowed 21 hits, six runs (five earned), seven walks, and struck nine out over 21.1 innings.
Jorge Sosa (former St. Louis-Escogido) has made nine relief appearances posting a 0-1 record, 3.38 ERA, 0.88 WHIP, and three holds.  He's allowed six hits, three earned runs, one home run, one walk, and struck eight out over eight innings.
Evan MacLane (former St. Louis-Estrellas) has made seven starts posting a 3-1 record, 3.82 ERA, and 0.95 WHIP.  He's allowed 25 hits, 13 earned runs, two home runs, four walks, hit one batter, and struck 17 out over 30.2 innings.

Friday's Games:
Estrellas (18-13) visits Licey (19-11) @ 7:30 PM AST
Cibao (14-17) visits Azucareros (15-16) @ 7:30 PM AST
Escogido (15-16) visits Cibaenas (11-19) @ 7:30 PM AST


Australian Baseball League:

Wayne Lundgren (former Palm Beach-Sydney) started and pitched 5.2 innings.  He allowed five hits, four runs (two earned), one home run, two walks, hit one batter, and struck two out for the winning decision (1-4).  (p-s:88-56)(g/f:8-7)

Sydney beat Brisbane 8-5
Sydney Official Site Post Game

Saturday's Games:
Perth (11-10) visits Melbourne (8-13) @ 6:05 PM AET
Brisbane (12-10) visits Sydney (9-11) @ 6:30 PM AET
Adelaide (9-11) visits Canberra (14-8) @ 7:00 PM AET


Nicaraguan League:

David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Boer) started in right field and batted fifth.  1-for-3 with two RBIs, one sac fly, and two strikeouts.  Took over as reliever in the ninth and pitched one inning, allowing one hit and no runs.  (g/f:0-2)
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Boer) started as designated hitter and batted eighth.  2-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout.

Rivas beat Boer 12-3
LNBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
David Bergin (formerr Quad Cities-Boer) is struggling but still attempting to adapt to the league: La Prensa

Friday's Games:
Boer (7-9) visits Chinandega (9-8) @ 6:00 PM
Granada (9-7) visits Rivas (8-9) @ 6:00 PM


Puerto Rican League:

Stats:
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) has played in 16 games going 14-for-44 (.318) with two doubles, one home run, six RBIs, 19 total bases, two runs, four walks, seven strikeouts, one caught stealing, .375 OBP, .432 SLG, and .807 OPS.
Felipe Lopez (former St. Louis-Carolina) has played in 14 games going 15-for-54 (.278) with three doubles, seven RBIs, 18 total bases, two runs, three walks, 12 strikeouts, .316 OBP, .333 SLG, and .649 OPS.
Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-Carolina) has played in 19 games going 16-for-66 (.242) with six doubles, seven RBIs. 22 total bases, seven runs, eight walks, 26 strikeouts, .342 OBP, .333 SLG, and .675 OPS.
Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) has played in 14 games going 11-for-50 (.220) with one double, two home runs, 12 RBIs, 18 total bases, seven runs, four walks, eight strikeouts, .291 OBP, .360 SLG, and .651 OPS.
Anthony Garcia (Memphis-Carolina) has played in 20 games going 17-for-80 (.213) with four doubles, three home runs, 13 RBIs, 30 total bases, ten runs, six walks, 15 strikeouts, .289 OBP, .375 SLG, and .664 OPS.
Luis Mateo (former Memphis-Caguas) played in 18 games going 12-for-58 (.207) with one double, three RBIs, 13 total bases, two runs, four walks, one stolen base, nine strikeouts, one caught stealing, .258 OBP, .224 SLG, and .482 OPS.

Ivan Maldonado (former MiLB tryout-Mayaguez) has made five starts posting a 2-1 record, 0.68 ERA, and 0.76 WHIP.  He's allowed 14 hits, two earned runs, six walks, hit two batters, and struck ten out over 26.1 innings.
Tyler Herron (former Springfield-Mayaguez) has made eight relief appearances posting a 3-0 record, 0.87 ERA, 0.68 WHIP, and two holds.  He's allowed six hits, one earned run, one home run, one walk, and struck six out over 10.1 innings.
Juan Caballero (Johnson City-Carolina) has made six relief appearances posting a 0-1 record, 2.00 ERA, and 1.22 WHIP.  He's allowed fie hits, two earned runs, six walks, and struck seven out over nine innings.
Ian Snell (former MiLB signing-Carolina) has made seven relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 2.35 ERA, 0.78 WHIP, and one hold.  He's allowed two hits, two earned runs, one home run, four walks, and struck six out over 7.2 innings.
J.C. Romero (former St. Louis-Carolina) has made seven relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 6.35 ERA, 2.29 WHIP, one hold, and one save.  He's allowed 11 hits, four earned runs, two walks, and struck four out over 5.2 innings.

Friday's Games:
Santurce (7-12) visits Mayaguez (12-7) for a doubleheader beginning @ 7:15 PM AST
Caguas (12-8) visits Carolina (8-12) @ 7:15 PM AST


Colombian League:

October 25, 2015:
Ronald Ramirez (former Palm Beach-Barranquilla) started at shortstop and batted ninth.  1-for-3 with one RBI, two runs, one walk, one strikeout, and one throwing error.

Barranquilla beat Monteria 5-4

Jose Calero (former GCL-Sincelejo) entered in the fifth and pitched three innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck two out.

Cartagena beat Sincelejo 4-2

Notes:
The league is negotiating for the rights to Cuban Freddy Asiel Alvarez: Cuban Play


Panama League (December 10, 2015):

Notes:
Hector Salazar (former GCL-Panama Metro) was selected to play for the country against Peru: TVMax

Thursday, November 26, 2015

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-26-15: Curt Smith Singles Twice, Homers, & Drives In Five Runs; Gustavo Martinez Strikes Out Three Over Five Scoreless Innings; Angel Castro Strikes Out One & Allows One Run Over Five & A Third Innings



Venezuelan League:

Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) started at second base and batted ninth.  0-for-3 with two strikeouts and assisted in one double play.
Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted ninth.  1-for-1 at the plate.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Caribes) entered in the 11th and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits, one earned run, one home run, and struck one out for the losing decision (1-2).  (p-s:27-15)(g/f:1-1)

Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted second.  2-for-4 with one home run, two RBIs, one run, one walk, and two strikeouts.
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) started at third base and moved to second, batting fifth.  1-for-5 with one RBI, one caught stealing, and one fielding error.
Geudy Guerra (former VSL-Margarita) entered in the fifth and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out.  (p-s:16-10)(g/f:2-0)(ir-s:2-0)
Justin Wright (Memphis-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched to three batters.  He allowed three hits and no runs.  (p-s:9-6)

Margarita beat Caribes 4-3 in 12 innings
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted third.  1-for-5 with one run, one strikeout, grounded into two double plays, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.
Adron Chambers (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started in centerfield and batted sixth.  2-for-4 with one RBI, one run, one walk, one stolen base, and one strikeout.

Magallanes beat Zulia 5-4
LVBP Official SIte Post Game

Notes:
Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) extended his hitting streak to 12 games: LVBP Official Site

Jose Martinez (former Springfield) did not join Magallanes due to flight issues: LVBP Official Site

Thursday's Games:
Caribes (4-4) visits Caracas (4-4) @ 7:00 PM VET
La Guaira (4-4) visits Margarita (7-1) @ 7:00 PM VET
Magallanes (4-2) visits Lara (3-2) @ 7:30 PM VET
Aragua (2-5) visits Zulia (1-7) @ 7:30 PM VET


Venezuelan Parallel League:

November 24, 2015:

Carlos Torres (GCL-Margarita) started in right field and batted sixth.  0-for-5 with four strikeouts.
Ismael Brito (Johnson City-Margarita) entered in the 11th and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs.  (g/f:0-1)
Kender Villegas (State College-Margarita) entered in the 11th and pitched to two batters.  He allowed no hits or runs for the save (2).  (g/f:1-1)

Margarita beat Lara 4-2 in 11 innings


Mexican Pacific League:

Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) started at first base and batted seventh.  0-for-4 with three strikeouts and assisted in one double play.

Mexicali beat Hermosillo 4-3
LMP Official Site Post Game

Dennys Reyes (former St. Louis-Culiacan) entered in the seventh and pitched to two batters.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out for the hold (1).  (p-s:9-6)(ir-s:1-0)

Culiacan beat Navojoa 4-2
LMP Official Site Post Game

Thursday's Games:
Obregon (3-2) visits Jalisco (2-3) @ 7:00 PM CT
Mexicali (2-3) visits Hermosillo (2-3) @ 7:30 PM MST
Culiacan (3-2) visits Navojoa (3-2) @ 7:30 PM MST


Dominican League:

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Cibaenas) started at third base and batted seventh.  0-for-3 and one fielding error.
Angel Castro (former Memphis-Cibaenas) started and pitched 5.1 innings.  He allowed seven hits, one earned run, two walks, threw one wild pitch, and struck one out.  (g/f:10-3)

Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted ninth.  0-for-4 and allowed one stolen base.

Estrellas beat Cibaenas 3-2
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Heath Wyatt (Memphis-Escogido) entered in the fifth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, two earned runs, one home run, one walk, and struck two out.  (g/f:3-0)(ir-s:3-1)
Jorge Sosa (former St. Louis-Escogido) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out.  (g/f:1-1)

Cibao beat Escogido 7-4
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) started in right field and batted fifth.  2-for-3 with one ground into double play and one caught stealing.
Danilo Sanchez (former Springfield-Azucareros) entered late in the game at catcher and batted ninth.  0-for-1 at the plate.

Licey beat Azucareros 11-0
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Francisco Samuel (former Memphis-Escogido) pitched as Licey beat Escogido 5-4 in Parallel League play: Licey Official Site

No Games Scheduled For Thursday


Australian Baseball League:

Friday's Games:
Adelaide (9-10) visits Canberra (13-8) @ 7:00 PM AET
Perth (11-9) visits Melbourne (7-13) @ 7:05 PM AET
Brisbane (12-9) visits Sydney (8-11) @ 7:30 PM AET - Wayne Lundgren (former Palm Beach-Sydney) is scheduled to start


Nicaraguan League:

Gustavo Martinez (former GCL-Granada) started and pitched five innings.  He allowed three hits, no runs, one walk, and struck three out.  (g/f:7-4)

David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Boer) started in right field and batted fifth.  0-for-4 with one strikeout and grounded into one double play.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Boer) started at third base and batted seventh.  1-for-3 with one double.
Jhonny Polanco (Springfield-Boer) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs for the save (2).  (g/f:2-1)

Boer beat Granada 3-1
LNBP Official Site Post Game

Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started at first base and batted fifth.  3-for-5 with one home run, five RBIs, and one run.

Chinandega beat Rivas 12-9
LNBP Official Site Post Game

Thursday's Games:
Boer (7-8) visits Chinandega (9-8) @ 6:00 PM
Granada (9-7) visits Rivas (7-9) @ 6:00 PM


Puerto Rican League:

Luis Mateo (former Memphis-Caguas) started at shortstop and batted eighth.  1-for-2 with one walk.

Santurce beat Caguas 2-1 in 10 innings
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

Anthony Garcia (Memphis-Carolina) started as designated hitter and batted third.  0-for-4 with one strikeout.

Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) started at third base and batted second.  0-for-4 at the plate.
Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  1-for-3 with one home run, one RBI, two runs, and one hit by pitch.
Tyler Herron (former Springfield-Mayaguez) entered in the fifth and pitched three innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck two out for the winning decision (3-0).  (g/f:5-2)(ir-s:3-1)

Mayaguez beat Carolina 5-2
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled For Thursday


Colombian League:

Jose Calero (former GCL-Sincelejo) pitched three innings and allowed one run as Cartagena beat Sincelejo 4-2: LCBP Official Site

Ronald Ramirez (former Palm Beach-Barranquilla) drove in one run on a sac fly and scored one run as Barranquilla beat Monteria 5-4: LCBP Official Site

Thursday's Games:
Monteria (4-5) visits Barranquilla (6-3) @ 7:00 PM
Sincelejo (6-4) visits Cartagena (3-7) @ 7:00 PM

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-25-15: Jhohan Acevedo Collects Three Singles & Three RBIs; Anderson Gerdel Strikes Out Three Over Three & A Third Scoreless Innings; Roberto Canache Strikes Out Two Over Two & A Third Scoreless Innings



Venezuelan League:

Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) started in left field and batted fifth.  1-for-4 with one caught stealing.
Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) started at second base and batted ninth.  1-for-3 with one strikeout and assisted in one double play.
Roberto Canache (former Johnson City-Caribes) entered in the sixth and pitched 2.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, two walks, hit one batter, and struck two out.  (p-s:36-18)(g/f:2-1)

Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted second.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts and grounded into one double play.
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) started at third base and moved to second, batting fifth.  1-for-2 with one walk, one sacrifice, one strikeout, one caught stealing/pickoff, and one fielding error.
Silfredo Garcia (Springfield-Margarita) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits and no runs for the hold (2).  (p-s:15-12)(g/f:1-0)

Margarita beat Caribes 2-1
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Ildemaro Vargas (former Palm Beach-Lara) started at second base and batted second.  0-for-4 with one strikeout and assisted in two double plays.
Cesar Izturis (former St. Louis-Lara) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter, batted ninth, and walked.

Caracas beat Lara 2-0
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted third.  3-for-5 with one two-out RBI, one run, and assisted in one double play.
Adron Chambers (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started in centerfield and batted fifth.  1-for-4 with one double, two runs, and one walk.

Magallanes beat Zulia 10-4
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Lara activated Richard Castillo (former Memphis) and Caracas sent Dail Villanueva (former Peoria) to Parallel League: LVBP Official Site

Juan Perez (State College) was added to the Margarita active roster: LVBP Official Site

Aragua traded Jose Martinez (former Springfield) to Magallanes: Magallanes Official Site

Magallanes is very happy to acquire Jose Martinez (former Springfield) from Aragua: El Emergente

Hector Garcia (former Johnson City) was removed from the La Guaira active roster: El Emergente

Wednesday's Games:
Caribes (15-17) visits Margarita (9-23) @ 7:00 PM VET
La Guaira (19-13) visits Caracas (17-15) @ 7:00 PM VET
Magallanes (17-15) visits Zulia (15-17) @ 7:30 PM VET


Venezuelan Parallel League:

November 20, 2015:

Carlos Torres (GCL-Margarita) started in right field and batted fourth.  2-for-5 with two RBIs, one run, and one strikeout.
Juan Perez (State College-Margarita) started and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit and one earned run.

Margarita beat Boston 8-4

Hector Garcia (former Johnson City-La Guaira) started at third base and batted fourth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Caimanes beat La Guaira 4-1

Jhohan Acevedo (State College-Caracas) started at third base and batted leadoff.  3-for-5 with three RBIs and one strikeout.

Caracas beat Tampa Bay 6-0

November 23, 2015:

Jesus Ustariz (former Johnson City-Caracas) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted second.  0-for-1 at the plate.

Caimanes beat Caracas 4-3

Anderson Gerdel (Johnson City-La Guaira) entered in the second and pitched 3.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck three out.  (ir-s:2-2)

La Guaira beat Caribes 10-6

Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis-Aragua) started and pitched two innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck two out.
Jorge Rondon (former St. Louis-Aragua) entered in the third and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits and one earned run.

Aragua and Zulia tied 2-2 after 11 innings


Mexican Pacific League:

Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted ninth.  1-for-4 with one run, one sacrifice, two strikeouts, and threw out one of two base runners.

Obregon beat Jalisco 9-4
LMP Official Site Post Game

Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) entered late in the game  as a pinch hitter and batted eighth.  0-for-1 with one strikeout.

Hermosillo beat Mexicali 3-2
LMP Official Site Post Game

Irving Wilson (DSL-Culiacan) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-1 with one strikeout.
Dennys Reyes (former St. Louis-Culiacan) entered in the eighth and pitched to five batters.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, two walks (one intentional), and threw one wild pitch.  (p-s:27-11)(g/f:1-0)

Navojoa beat Culiacan 16-7
LMP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Lance Zawadzki (former Memphis-Navojoa) finished off his contract and headed home: Navojoa Official Twitter

Wednesday's Games:
Obregon (18-17) visits Jalisco (18-17) @ 7:00 PM CT
Mexicali (22-13) visits Hermosillo (11-24) @ 7:30 PM MST
Culiacan (13-22) visits Navojoa (17-18) @ 7:30 PM MST
Mochis (21-14) visits Mazatlan (20-15) @ 8:00 PM MT


Dominican League:

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Cibaenas) entered late in the game at third base and batted second.  1-for-1 at the plate.

Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) started in right field and batted fifth.  2-for-4 with one strikeout.

Azucareros beat Cibaenas 2-0
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted ninth.  0-for-5 with one strikeout.

Estrellas beat Escogido 11-1
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Wednesday's Games:
Cibaenas (11-18) visits Estrellas (17-13) @ 7:30 PM AST
Escogido (15-15) visits Cibao (13-17) @ 7:30 PM AST
Azucareros (15-15) visits Licey (18-11) @ 7:30 PM AST


Australian Baseball League:

Thursday's Games:
Adelaide (8-10) visits Canberra (13-7) @ 7:00 PM AET
Brisbane (12-8) visits Sydney (7-11) @ 7:30 PM AET


Nicaraguan League:

David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Boer) started as designated hitter and batted fifth.  1-for-4 with two strikeouts.
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Boer) started at third base and batted seventh.  1-for-4 with two strikeouts.
Fidencio Flores (former GCL-Boer) entered in the sixth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, and two walks (one intentional).  (g/f:3-1)(ir-s:2-1)

Granada beat Boer 3-0
LNBP Official Site Post Game

Jem Argenal (former GCL-Chinandega) started at first base and batted ninth.  Was replaced in the second inning.

Chinandega beat Rivas 9-6
LNBP Official Site Post Game

Wednesday's Games:
Chinandega (8-8) visits Rivas (7-8) @ 6:00 PM
Granada (9-6) visits Boer (6-8) @ 6:00 PM


Puerto Rican League:

Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) started at third base and batted fourth.  1-for-3 at the plate.

Anthony Garcia (Memphis-Carolina) started in right field and batted second.  0-for-3 with one strikeout.
Felipe Lopez (former St. Louis-Carolina) started in first base and batted fourth.  0-for-3 with one strikeout and grounded into one double play.
Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-Carolina) started at third base and batte fifth.  0-for-3 with three strikeouts.
Ian Snell (former MiLB signing-Carolina) entered in the sixth and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs for the hold (1).  (ir-s:2-0)

Carolina beat Mayaguez 3-0 in game one of doubleheader

Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-3 at the plate.
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) started at third base and batted fifth.  1-for-3 with one double.

Anthony Garcia (Memphis-Carolina) started in right field and batted second.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts and one outfield assist.
Felipe Lopez (former St. Louis-Carolina) started as a designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-Carolina) started at first base and batted fifth.  1-for-2 with one walk and one strikeout.

Mayaguez beat Carolina 4-1 in game two of doubleheader
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

Luis Mateo (former Memphis-Caguas) started at shortstop and batted eighth.  0-for-3 with one strikeout.

Santurce beat Caguas 2-1
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

Wednesday's Games:
Santurce (6-12) visits Caguas (12-7) @ 7:15 PM AST
Carolina (8-11) visits Mayaguez (11-7) @ 7:15 PM AST

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-24-15: Jonathan Escudero Logs Four Scoreless Innings In Two Relief Appearances; Heath Wyatt Pitched One Scoreless Inning; Jose Martinez Triples & Walks



Venezuelan League:

Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Aragua) started at third base and batted fifth.  1-for-3 with one triple, one walk, one strikeout, and one throwing error.

Jose Gonzalez (Springfield free agent-La Guaira) started at catcher and batted eighth.  1-for-5 with one run and two strikeouts.
Juan Gonzalez (MiLB signing-La Guaira) entered in the sixth and pitched two innings.  He allowed two hits, two earned runs, and one home run.  (p-s:27-18)(g/f:4-2)

La Guaira beat Aragua 11-3
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis-Aragua) was hitting between 88-93 mph in his rehab: Aragua Official Site

Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) will play through the ninth week of LVBP season: El Emergente

Tuesday's Games:
Caribes (15-17) visits Margarita (9-23) @ 7:00 PM VET
Caracas (17-15) visits Lara (17-15) @ 7:30 PM VET
Magallanes (17-15) visits Zulia (15-17) @ 7:30 PM VET


Mexican Pacific League:

Stats:
Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) has played in 27 games going 20-for-83 (.241) with six doubles, two home runs, eight RBIs, 32 total bases, nine runs, 16 walks, 24 strikeouts, one caught stealing, .364 OBP, .386 SLG, and .749 OPS.
Lance Zawadzki (former Memphis-Navojoa) has played in 37 games going 31-for-131 (.237) with 11 doubles, three home runs, eight RBIs, 51 total bases, 15 runs, 12 walks, three stolen bases, 27 strikeouts, .315 OBP, .389 SLG, and .704 OPS.
Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) has played in 22 games going 11-for-52 (.217) with one home run, seven RBIs, 14 total bases, three runs, six walks, ten strikeouts, one caught stealing, .306 OBP, .269 SLG, and .576 OPS.
Irving Wilson (DSL-Culiacan) has played in ten games going 3-for-18 (.167) with one RBI, three total bases, two runs, two walks, six strikeouts, .250 OBP, .167 SLG, and .417 OPS.

Dennys Reyes (former St. Louis-Culiacan) has made eight relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 1.93 ERA, 0.86 WHIP, and one save.  He's allowed three hits, two runs (one earned), one walk, and struck two out over 4.2 innings.
Brian Broderick (former Memphis-Jalisco) has made 19 relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 2.29 ERA, 1.12 WHIP, and 12 saves.  He's allowed 13 hits, five earned runs, nine walks, and struck 12 out over 19.2 innings.
Eric Fornataro (former St. Louis-Hermosillo) has made ten relief appearances posting a 0-2 record, 4.05 ERA, 2.40 WHIP, and one hold.  He's allowed eight hits, six runs (three earned), eight walks, and struck seven out over 6.2 innings.

Notes:
Navojoa has hired Mike Easler (former St. Louis hitting coach) as new hitting coach: Navojoa Official Site

Tuesday's Games:
Obregon (18-17) visits Jalisco (18-17) @ 7:00 PM CT
Mexicali (22-13) visits Hermosillo (11-24) @ 7:30 PM MST
Culiacan (13-22) visits Navojoa (17-18) @ 7:30 PM MST
Mochis (21-14) visits Mazatlan (20-15) @ 8:00 PM MT


Dominican League:

Nick Additon (former Memphis-Escogido) started and pitched five innings.  He allowed one hit, two unearned runs, and struck three out.  (g/f:7-5)
Heath Wyatt (Memphis-Escogido) entered in the sixth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk.  (g/f:2-0)(ir-s:1-0)

Azucareros beat Escogido 3-2
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Tuesday's Games:
Licey (17-11) visits Cibao (13-16) @ 7:30 PM AST
Cibaenas (11-17) visits Azucareros (14-15) @ 7:30 PM AST
Estrellas (16-13) visits Escogido (15-14) @ 7:30 PM AST


Nicaraguan League:

Tuesday's Games:
Rivas (7-7) visits Chinandega (7-8) @ 6:00 PM
Boer (6-7) visits Granada (8-6) @ 6:00 PM


Puerto Rican League:

Tuesday's Games:
Mayaguez (10-6) visits Carolina (7-10) for a doubleheader beginning @ TBA
Caguas (12-6) visits Santurce (5-12) @ 7:15 PM AST


Colombian League:

November 20, 2015:
Ronald Ramirez (former Palm Beach-Barranquilla) started at shortstop and batted ninth.  0-for-3 at the plate.
Jonathan Escudero (Johnson City-Barranquilla) entered in the fifth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs.  (ir-s:2-1)

Cartagena beat Barranquilla 

November 21, 2015:
Jose Calero (former GCL-Sincelejo) entered in the 11th and pitched to two batters.  He allowed one hit and no runs.  (ir-s:3-2)

Monteria beat Sincelejo 5-3 in 11 innings in game two of doubleheader

Ronald Ramirez (former Palm Beach-Barranquilla) started at shortstop and batted ninth.  0-for-5 with one strikeout.

Barranquilla beat Cartagena 6-0

November 22, 2015:
Jose Calero (former GCL-Sincelejo) entered in the eighth and pitched to three batters.  He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk.

Sincelejo beat Monteria 5-4

Ronald Ramirez (former Palm Beach-Barranquilla) started at shortstop and batted eighth.  3-for-5 with three RBIs and one strikeout.
Jonathan Escudero (Johnson City-Barranquilla) entered in the sixth and pitched three innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck two out.

Dewin Perez (Peoria-Cartagena) started and pitched 4.1 innings.  He allowed five hits, three earned runs, two walks, and struck three out for the losing decision (0-2).

Barranquilla beat Cartagena 6-2

Tuesday's Games:
Monteria (4-4) visits Barranquilla (5-3) @ 7:00 PM
Sincelejo (6-2) visits Cartagena (1-7) @ 7:00 PM


Panama League (December 10, 2015):

Notes:
Carlos Gonzalez (former Johnson City) is pitching coach for Metropolitanas with Hector Salazar (former GCL), Edmundo Sosa (Johnson City), and Jonathan Rivera (GCL) listed on the roster: Metro Official Site

Monday, November 23, 2015

Cardinals Winter League Notebook 11-23-15: Ronald Ramirez Drove In Three Runs On Three Hits; Ivan Maldonado Pitched Six Scoreless Innings For The Win; Anthony Garcia Singles Twice, Walks, & Hits A Solo Home Run



Venezuelan League:

Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted second.  1-for-5 with two runs and one strikeout.
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) started at third base and moved to second, batting fifth.  2-for-4 with one RBI, one run, one walk, and one stolen base.
Justin Wright (Memphis-Margarita) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, threw one wild pitch, struck two out.  (p-s:25-15)(g/f:1-0)
Geudy Guerra (former VSL-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits and no runs.  (p-s:18-12)(g/f:1-2)

Dail Villanueva (former Peoria-Caracas) entered in the sixth and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and threw one wild pitch.  (p-s:6-2)(ir-s:2-1)

Margarita beat Caracas 12-0
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Jeremy Hazelbaker (Memphis free agent-Caribes) started in left field and batted fifth.  2-for-4 with one two-out RBI, one run, and one strikeout.
Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) started at second base and moved to third, batting ninth.  3-for-5 with one RBI, three runs, and one strikeout.
Alirio Negrette (former DSL-Caribes) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits, one earned run, one home run, and struck one out.  (p-s:20-12)(g/f:0-2)
Javier Avendano (former Batavia-Caribes) entered in the ninth and pitched to four batters.  He allowed two hits, four earned runs, one home run, two walks, and threw one wild pitch.  (p-s:19-9)

Caribes beat Zulia 15-7
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Hector Garcia (former Johnson City-La Guaira) started at first base and batted sixth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts, grounded into one double play, and assisted in two double plays.
Jose Gonzalez (Springfield free agent-La Guaira) started at catcher and batted ninth.  0-for-2 with one walk, one hit by pitch, and allowed one stolen base.

Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Aragua) started at third base and batted second.  1-for-3 with one walk and grounded into one double play.

La Guaira beat Aragua 4-1
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Jorge Rondon (former St. Louis) has joined Aragua: El Emergente

Edward Mujica (former St. Louis) will not pitch for Magallanes this winter: El Emergente

Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis) will slowly be integrated in to a reliever role with Aragua: El Emergente

Monday's Game:
Aragua (19-13) visits La Guaira (19-13) @ 7:00 PM VET


Venezuela Parallel League:

Stats:
Jesus Ustariz (former Johnson City-Caracas) has played in 32 games going 28-for-102 (.275) with five doubles, six home runs, 26 RBIs, 51 total bases, 32 runs, 35 walks, three hit by pitches, one sac fly, three stolen bases, 14 strikeouts, grounded into two double plays, .468 OBP, and .500 SLG.
Hector Garcia (former Johnson City-La Guaira) has played in 32 games going 28-for-113 (.248) with five doubles, four home runs, 27 RBIs, 45 total bases, 11 runs, nine walks, one hit by pitch, two sac flies, two stolen bases, 24 strikeouts, grounded into two double plays, one caught stealing, .304 OBP, and and .398 SLG.
Carlos Torres (GCL-Margarita) has played in 16 games going 14-for-57 (.246) with four doubles, two triples, two home runs, ten RBIs, 28 total bases, eight runs, four walks, one hit by pitch, one sac fly, two stolen bases, 14 strikeouts, grounded into one double play, .392 OBP, and .491 SLG.
Jhohan Acevedo (State College-Caracas) has played in 12 games going 7-for-32 (.219) with three RBIs, seven total bases, two runs, ten walks, three stolen bases, five strikeouts, grounded into one double play, two caught stealing, .405 OBP, and .219 SLG.
Ronnierd Garcia (State College-Caribes) has played in 18 games going 7-for-46 (.152) with one double, one triple, two RBIs, ten total bases, three runs, eight walks, nine strikeouts, grounded into one double play, .278 OBP, and .217 SLG.

Ismael Brito (Johnson City-Margarita) has made two relief appearances posting a 0-0 record and 0.00 ERA.  He's allowed no hits or runs, two walks, and struck one out over 1.1 innings.
Richard Castillo (former Memphis-Lara) has made two relief appearances posting a 0-0 record and 3.00 ERA.  He's allowed three hits, one earned run, and struck four out over three innings.
Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis-Aragua) has made two starts posting a 0-0 record and 3.00 ERA.  He's allowed three hits, two runs (one earned), one walk, thrown one wild pitch, and struck one out over three innings.
Anderson Gerdel (Johnson City-La Guaira) has made eight appearances (four starts) posting a 1-1 record and 3.33 ERA.  He's allowed 30 hits, 11 runs (nine earned), three home runs, two walks, hit one batter, thrown two wild pitches, and struck 18 out over 24.1 innings.
Kender Villegas (State College-Margarita) has made two relief appearances posting a 0-1 record, 10.80 ERA, and one save.  He's allowed three hits, two earned runs, one walk, thrown one wild pitch, and struck one out over 1.2 innings.

Monday's Games:
Detroit (9-23) visits Magallanes (18-14) @ 10:00 AM VET
Aragua (17-13) visits Zulia (21-9) @ 11:00 AM VET
Cardenales (12-21) visits Margarita (18-13) @ 11:00 AM VET
Caimanes (10-23) visits Caracas (19-14) @ 11:00 AM VET
Boston (22-10) visits Lara (22-10) @ 11:00 AM VET
Caribes (16-16) visits La Guaira (16-17) @ 11:00 AM VET


Mexican Pacific League:

Lance Zawadzki (former Memphis-Navojoa) started at third base and batted second.  0-for-5 with three strikeouts.

Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) entered late in the game at first base and batted eighth.  One walk at the plate.

Navojoa beat Hermosillo 4-3 in 10 innings
LMP Official Site Post Game

Dennys Reyes (former St. Louis-Culiacan) entered in the ninth and pitched to one batter.  He allowed no hits or runs for the save (1).  (p-s:3-1)(g/f:1-0)(ir-s:1-0)

Culiacan beat Mazatlan 6-4
LMP Official Site Post Game

Monday's Game:
Mochis (21-14) visits Mazatlan (20-15) @ 8:00 PM MT


Arizona Fall League:

Stats:
Aledmys Diaz (Memphis-Surprise) played in 20 games going 23-for-73 (.315) with eight doubles, one triple, four home runs, 14 RBIs, 45 total bases, 17 runs, seven walks, two stolen bases, 12 strikeouts, one caught stealing, .370 OBP, .616 SLG, and .987 OPS.
Patrick Wisdom (Springfield-Surprise) played in 24 games going 22-for-93 (237) with six doubles, one triple, four home runs, 21 RBIs, 42 total bases, 15 runs, four walks, three stolen bases, 17 strikeouts, one caught stealing, .268 OBP, .452 SLG, and .720 OPS.
Michael Ohlman (Springfield-Surprise) played in 11 games going 8-for-39 (.205) with two doubles, two home runs, seven RBIs, 16 total bases, four runs, three walks, 14 strikeouts, .256 OBP, .410 SLG, and .666 OPS.
Charlie Tilson (Springfield-Surprise) played in 15 games going 12-for-59 (.203) with three doubles, six RBIs, 15 total bases, 14 runs, nine walks, four stolen bases, 13 strikeouts, .309 OBP, .254 SLG, and .563 OPS.

Dean Kiekhefer (Memphis-Surprise) made nine relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 2.93 ERA, 0.78 WHIP, two holds, and two saves.  He allowed 11 hits, five earned runs, one home run, one walk, and struck 14 out over 15.1 innings.
Alex Reyes (Springfield-Surprise) made four starts posting a 0-1 record, 3.60 ERA, and 1.60 WHIP.  He allowed 14 hits, six earned runs, ten walks, and struck 14 out over 15 innings.
Luke Weaver (Palm Beach-Surprise) made seven appearances (two starts) posting a 2-1 record, 3.72 ERA, 0.83 WHIP, and two holds.  He allowed 12 hits, nine runs (eight earned), three home runs, four walks, hit two batters, and struck 18 out over 19.1 innings.
Ronny Rowland (Springfield-Surprise) made ten relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 4.76 ERA, 1.24 WHIP, and three saves.  He allowed ten hits, six earned runs, one home run, four walks, and struck ten out over 11.1 innings.
Edubray Ramos (former VSL-Glendale) made eight relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 7.45 ERA, 1.45 WHIP, and two saves.  He allowed 14 hits, eight earned runs, one home run, and struck 12 out over 9.2 innings.


Dominican League:

Adron Chambers (former St. Louis-Magallanes) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  0-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout.

Licey beat Magallanes 4-2
LVBP Official Site Post Game

Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted ninth.  1-for-4 with one two-out RBI and grounded into one double play.

Estrellas beat Cibao 7-4
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) started in right field and batted fifth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

Escogido beat Azucareros 9-0
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Cibaenas) started at second base and batted eighth.  1-for-3 with one sacrifice and assisted in one double play.

Cesar Izturis (former St. Louis-Lara) started at second base and batted sixth.  2-for-4 with one two-out RBI.
Ildemaro Vargas (former Palm Beach-Lara) entered late in the game as a pinch runner.
Chad Oberacker (former 2010 draft selection-Lara) started in centerfield and batted ninth.  0-for-2 with one strikeout.

Cibaenas beat Lara 4-3
LIDOM Official Site Post Game

Notes:
Alberto Rosario (Memphis free agent) has left Estrellas due to stomach issues: LIDOM Official Site

Monday's Game:
Azucareros (13-15) visits Escogido (15-13) @ 7:30 PM AST


Australian Baseball League:

Stats:
Wayne Lundgren (former Palm Beach-Sydney) has made five starts posting a 0-4 record, 2.17 ERA, and 1.14 WHIP.  He's allowed 28 hits, eight runs (seven earned), five walks, and struck 19 out over 29 innings.


Nicaraguan League:

Gustavo Martinez (former GCL-Granada) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck one out.  (g/f:1-0)

Granada beat Chinandega 5-4
LNBP Official Site Post Game

Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Boer) started at third base and batted third.  2-for-4 with one run.
David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Boer) started as designated hitter and batted fifth.  1-for-4 with one strikeout.
Fidencio Flores (former GCL-Boer) entered in the seventh and pitched two innings.  He allowed two hits, one earned run, one walk, and struck two out.  (g/f:1-1)

Rivas beat Boer 5-3
LNBP Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled For Monday


Puerto Rican League:

Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) started as designated hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-3 with one walk.
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) started at third base and batted fifth.  3-for-4 with one caught stealing.
Ivan Maldonado (former MiLB tryout-Mayaguez) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed four hits, no runs, and one walk for the winning decision (2-1).  (g/f:6-10)
Tyler Herron (former Springfield-Mayaguez) entered in the seventh and pitched to two batters.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, and one home run.  (g/f:1-0)

Mayaguez beat Santurce 2-1
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

Anthony Garcia (Memphis-Carolina) started in right field and batted second.  3-for-5 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and one intentional walk.
Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-Carolina) started at first base and batted fifth.  1-for-5 with one double, one run, one walk, three strikeouts, and assisted in one double play.
Felipe Lopez (former St. Louis-Carolina) started as designated hitter and batted sixth.  2-for-4 with one double.
Ian Snell (former MiLB signing-Carolina) entered in the ninth and pitched two innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, two walks (one intentional), and struck two out.  (g/f:2-2)

Luis Mateo (former Memphis-Caguas) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted ninth.  0-for-1 at the plate.

Caguas beat Carolina 4-3 in 13 innings
LBPRC Official Site Post Game

No Games Scheduled For Monday


Colombian League:

Jonathan Escudero (Johnson City-Barranquilla) struck out three over three scoreless innings, Ronald Ramirez (former Palm Beach-Barranquilla) went 3-for-4 with three RBIs, and Dewin Perez (Peoria-Cartagena) allowed five hits, three runs, two walks, and struck three out over four and a third innings as Barranquilla beat Cartagena 6-2: LCBP Official Site