Sunday, January 24, 2016
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 1-24-16: Jonathan Escudero Earns The Win & Advances To Latin American Series; Jose Martinez Singles Twice, Walks Twice, & Scores Two Runs; Wayne Lundgren Strikes Out Seven & Allows Three Runs Over Five & A Third Innings
Venezuelan League Championship:
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Magallanes) started at shortstop and batted eighth. 2-for-3 with two runs, two walks, and assisted in one double play.
Magallanes beat Aragua 5-4 in 10 innings
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Magallanes) may miss the remainder of the series: LVBP Official Site
Magallanes (2-0) visits Aragua (0-2) @ 5:30 PM VET
Mexican Pacific League Championship:
Edgar Gonzalez (former Memphis-Mazatlan MGR) press conference after game three: Mazatlan Official Site
Mexicali (1-2) visits Mazatlan (2-1) @ 5:00 PM MT
Dominican League Championship:
Jeremy Hefner (MiLB signing-Escogido) started and pitched four innings. He allowed seven hits, four earned runs, three walks, and struck three out. (g/f:4-3)
Escogido beat Licey 7-6
LIDOM Official Site Post Game
Escogido (4-0) visits Licey (0-4) @ 5:00 PM AST
Australian Baseball League:
Wayne Lundgren (former Palm Beach-Sydney) started and pitched 5.1 innings. He allowed seven hits, three earned runs, one walk, and struck seven out. (p-s:73-50)(g/f:5-3)
Sydney beat Melbourne 10-8
Sydney Official Site Post Game
Playoffs Begin On Friday
Puerto Rican League Championship:
Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Mayaguez) entered late in the game as designated hitter.
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Mayaguez) entered late in the game as designated hitter and batted fourth. 0-for-1 with one strikeout.
Anthony Garcia (Memphis-Mayaguez) entered late in the game in right field and batted eighth. 0-for-2 at the plate.
Santurce beat Mayaguez 5-2
LBPRC Official Site Post Game
Santurce (1-1) visits Mayaguez (1-1) @ 4:15 PM AST
Colombian League Championship:
Jonathan Escudero (Johnson City-Barranquilla) earned the win as Barranquilla beat Monteria 8-6 and will advance to the Latin American Series claiming the championship four games to two: LCBP Official Site
California Winter League:
Beau Riportella (former Quad Cities-Midwest) started at first base and batted second. 0-for-2 with two strikeouts.
Toronto beat Midwest 2-1
CWL Official Site Post Game
Manitoba (1-1) visits Palm Springs Chill (1-1) @ 1:30 AM
Palm Springs Power (0-2) visits Midwest (1-1) @ 8:30 AM
Bay Area (1-1) visits Palm Desert (2-1) @ 10:00 AM
Canada (2-0) visits Coachella Valley (0-2) @ 11:00 AM
Oregon (2-0) visits New York (2-0) @ 12:30 PM