Friday, December 18, 2015
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-18-15: Cesar Izturis Announces Final Game; Eliezer Alfonzo Collects Two Singles & One RBI; Eduardo Sanchez Strikes Out One Over One Hitless/Scoreless Inning
Ildemaro Vargas (former Palm Beach-Lara) started at second base and batted second. 1-for-3 with one double, one run, and one walk.
Richard Castillo (former Memphis-Lara) entered in the fifth and pitched 1.1 innings. He allowed four hits, three runs (two earned), and struck one out. (p-s:21-13)(g/f:2-1)
Jose Gonzalez (Springfield free agent-La Guaira) started at catcher and batted ninth. 1-for-2 with one walk, one sacrifice, and one strikeout.
La Guaira beat Lara 6-2
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted second. 2-for-5 with one two-out RBI and two strikeouts.
Breyvic Valera (Springfield-Margarita) started at third base and batted fifth. 0-for-4 with one strikeout and grounded into one double play.
Justin Wright (Memphis-Margarita) entered in the sixth and pitched to one batter. He allowed no hits or runs for the hold (2). (p-s:3-2)(g/f:1-0)(ir-s:1-0)
Silfredo Garcia (Springfield-Margarita) entered in the eighth and pitched to four batters. He allowed one hit, two earned runs, and two walks for the hold (3) and losing decision (0-2). (p-s:13-5)(g/f:1-0)
Zulia beat Margarita 4-3
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Eduardo Sanchez (former St. Louis-Aragua) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning. He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (p-s:9-7)(g/f:2-0)
Jorge Rondon (former St. Louis-Aragua) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning. He allowed one hit, no runs, and one walk. (p-s:17-7)(g/f:2-0)
Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted third. 0-for-3 with one strikeout.
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) started at second base and batted fifth. 2-for-4 with one ground into double play.
Aragua beat Magallanes 4-0
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Edubray Ramos (former VSL-La Guaira) is scheduled to debut on Saturday and Cesar Izturis (former St. Louis-Lara) is set to play his last game as an active player on December 27th: LVBP Official Site
Noel Arguelles (Kansas City free agent) is scheduled to debut for Magallanes on Sunday: Lider
Lara (10-12) visits Caracas (11-11) @ 7:00 PM VET
Margarita (15-9) visits Zulia (9-15) @ 7:30 PM VET
Magallanes (16-9) visits Aragua (10-12) @ 7:30 PM VET
Mexican Pacific League:
Dennys Reyes (former St. Louis-Culiacan) entered in the eighth and pitched to one batter. He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk. (p-s:5-1)(ir-s:2-0)
Culiacan beat Navojoa 1-0
LMP Official Site Post Game
Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted eighth. 1-for-3 with one walk and allowed one stolen base.
Mochis beat Obregon 4-3
LMP Official Site Post Game
Mochis (13-11) visits Jalisco (9-15) @ 7:00 PM CT
Culiacan (12-12) visits Obregon (13-11) @ 7:30 PM MST
Mazatlan (10-14) visits Navojoa (15-9) @ 7:30 PM MST
Hermosillo (13-10) visits Mexicali (10-13) @ 7:30 PM PT
Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) has played in 43 games going 56-for-154 (.364) with seven doubles, one triples, two home runs, 14 RBIs, 71 total bases, 23 runs, 14 walks, four stolen bases, 25 strikeouts, six caught stealing, .418 OBP, .461 SLG, and .879 OPS.
Alberto Rosario (Memphis free agent-Estrellas) hs played in 27 games going 14-for-59 (.237) with three doubles, six RBIs, 17 total bases, four runs, two walks, 15 strikeouts, two caught stealing, .274 OBP, .288 SLG, and .562 OPS.
Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Estrellas) has played in 21 games going 11-for-64 (.172) with two doubles, six RBIs, 13 total bases, five runs, one walk, ten strikeouts, .194 OBP, .203 SLG, and .397 OPS.
Hector Luna (former St. Louis-Cibaenas) has played in four games going 2-for-13 (.154) with two total bases, one run, three walks, three strikeouts, .294 OBP, .308 SLG, and .602 OPS.
Robelys Reyes (former Springfield-Cibaenas) has played in 16 games going 2-for-15 (.133) with two total bases, two runs, one stolen base, two strikeouts, three caught stealing, .133 OBP, .133 SLG, and .267 OPS.
Danilo Sanchez (former Springfield-Azucareros) has played in four games going 0-for-1 (.000).
Heath Wyatt (Memphis-Escogido) has made 24 relief appearances posting a 2-0 record, 1.74 ERA, 1.40 WHIP, and six holds. He's allowed 20 hits, five runs (four earned), one home run, nine walks, and struck 15 out over 20.2 innings.
Sam Gaviglio (former Springfield-Cibao) has made four starts posting a 1-1 record, 1.83 ERA, and 0.86 WHIP. He's allowed 11 hits, four earned runs, one home run, six walks, and struck nine out over 19.2 innings.
Nick Additon (former Memphis-Escogido) has made four starts posting a 2-0 record, 1.93 ERA, and 1.13 WHIP. He's allowed 18 hits, six runs (four earned), three walks, and struck 12 out over 18.2 innings.
Jorge Sosa (former St. Louis-Escogido) has made 14 relief appearances posting a 1-1 record, 3.27 ERA, 1.18 WHIP, and five holds. He's allowed ten hits, four earned runs, one home run, three walks, and struck seven out over 11 innings.
Evan MacLane (former St. Louis-Estrellas) has made ten starts posting a 4-2 record, 3.35 ERA, and 0.96 WHIP. He's allowed 38 hits, 18 runs (17 earned), two home runs, six walks, hit one batter, and struck 31 out over 45.2 innings.
Angel Castro (former Memphi-Cibaenas) has made eight appearances (seven starts) posting 3-1 record, 3.52 ERA, and 1.30 WHIP. He's allowed 43 hits, 16 runs (15 earned), two home runs, seven walks, hit one batter, and struck 18 out over 38.1 innings.
Kurt Heyer (Memphis-Cibaenas) has made two starts posting a 0-1 record, 5.40 ERA, and 1.80 WHIP. He's allowed ten hits, eight runs (four earned), two walks, and struck two out over 6.2 innings.
Cibaenas (18-28) visits Azucareros (22-24) @ 7:30 PM AST
Estrellas (27-19) visits Escogido (24-22) @ 7:30 PM AST
Licey (27-19) visits Cibao (20-26) @ 7:30 PM AST
Australian Baseball League:
Melbourne (12-21) visits Sydney (17-15) for a doubleheader beginning @ 3:30 PM AET
Brisbane (19-14) visits Canberra (19-14) for a doubleheader beginning @ 4:00 PM AET
Perth (16-17) visits Adelaide (15-17) for a doubleheader beginning @ 4:00 PM AET
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Boer) has played in 19 games going 15-for-44 (.341) with one double, four RBIs, 16 total bases, three runs, four walks, four hit by pitches, two sac flies, one stolen base, eight strikeouts, one caught stealing, grounded into one double play, .426 OBP, .364 SLG, and .790 OPS.
Jem Argenal (former GCL-Chinandega) has played in 26 games going 24-for-74 (.324) with three doubles, two home runs, 13 RBIs, 33 total bases, 12 runs, one walk, three hit by pitches, one stolen base, five strikeouts, three caught stealing, grounded into three double plays, .375 OBP, .446 SLG, and .821 OPS.
Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) has played in 13 games going 12-for-47 (.255) with one double, two home runs, nine RBIs, 19 total bases, six runs, five walks, one sac fly, two stolen bases, 13 strikeouts, .333 OBP, .404 SLG, and .737 OPS.
David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Boer) has played in 31 games going 22-for-104 (.212) with four doubles, four home runs, 20 RBIs, 38 total bases, 12 runs, 19 walks, five hit by pitches, two sac flies, 39 strikeouts, grounded into two double plays, .359 OBP, .365 SLG, and .724 OBP.
Jhonny Polanco (former Springfield-Boer) has made 11 relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 0.00 ERA, 0.38 WHIP, and six saves. He's allowed two hits, no runs, three walks, and struck seven out over 13 innings.
Gustavo Martinez (former GCL-Granada) has made six appearances (three starts) posting a 0-1 record, 2.45 ERA, and 1.30 WHIP. He's allowed 13 hits, six runs (four earned), six walks, hit three batters, thrown three wild pitches, and struck nine out over 14.2 innings.
Fidencio Flores (former GCL-Boer) has made 11 appearances (two starts) posting a 3-3 record, 2.70 ERA, and 1.00 WHIP. He's allowed 17 hits, 11 runs (nine earned), one home run, 13 walks, hit five batters, thrown one wild pitch, and struck 16 out over 30 innings.
Chinandega visits Boer @ 6:00 PM
Rivas visits Granada @ 6:00 PM
Puerto Rican League:
Felipe Lopez (former St. Louis-Carolina) has played in 27 games going 27-for-102 (.265) with eight doubles, 14 RBIs, 35 total bases, six runs, four walks, 20 strikeouts, .292 OBP, .343 SLG, and .636 OPS.
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) has played in 22 games going 16-for-61 (.263) with two doubles, one home run, eight RBIs, 21 total bases, two runs, nine walks, nine strikeouts, one caught stealing, .357 OBP, .344 SLG, and .701 OPS.
Jonathan Rodriguez (Memphis-Carolina) has played in 23 games going 18-for-74 (.243) with seven doubles, eight RBIs, 25 total bases, seven runs, 15 walks, 28 strikeouts, .385 OBP, .338 SLG, and .722 OPS.
Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) has played in 25 games going 22-for-92 (.239) with five doubles, two home runs, 22 RBIs, 33 total bases, 11 runs, six walks, 15 strikeouts, .290 OBP, .359 SLG, and .649 OPS.
Luis Mateo (former Memphis-Caguas) has played in 26 games going 17-for-83 (.205) with one double, five RBIs, 18 total bases, five runs, six walks, two stolen bases, 16 strikeouts, one caught stealing, .258 OBP, .217 SLG, and .475 OPS.
Anthony Garcia (Memphis-Carolina) has played in 27 games going 20-for-103 (.194) with four doubles, three home runs, 16 RBIs, 33 total bases, 11 runs, eight walks, 21 strikeouts, .267 OBP, .320 SLG, and .588 OPS.
Juan Caballero (former Johnson City-Carolina) has made 11 appearances (one start) posting a 1-1 record, 0.81 ERA, and 0.85 WHIP. He's allowed ten hits, two earned runs, nine walks, and struck 16 out over 22.1 innings.
Tyler Herron (former Springfield-Mayaguez) has made 13 relief appearances posting a 4-1 record, 1.13 ERA, 0.75 WHIP, and three holds. He's allowed nine hits, two earned runs, one home run, three walks, and struck 12 out over 16 innings.
Ivan Maldonado (former MiLB tryout-Mayaguez) has made eight starts posting a 3-2 record, 1.73 ERA, and 0.96 WHIP. He's allowed 29 hits, eight earned runs, one home run, 11 walks, hit two batters, and struck 26 out over 41.2 innings.
Pedro Echemendia (State College-Carolina) has made five relief appearances posting a 2-1 record, 6.23 ERA, and 1.38 WHIP. He's allowed four runs, three earned runs, two walks, and struck five out over 4.1 innings.
Caguas (18-15) visits Carlina (12-20) @ 7:15PM AST
Mayaguez (21-12) visits Santurce (14-18) @ 7:15 PM AST
Francisco Rivera (former Palm Beach-San Andres) started left field and batted third. 2-for-4 with two runs, one walk, and one strikeout.
San Andres beat Chiapas 15-10
LIV Official Site Post Game
Xalapa (8-6-1) visits Paso de Ovejas (10-4-1)
Acayucan (9-6) visits Palenque (4-10)
Chiapas (6-9) visits San Andres (6-8)