Saturday, January 9, 2016
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 1-9-16: Curt Smith Walks & Hits A Grand Slam; Anthony Garcia Talks Struggles This Winter; Eugenio Velez, Audry Perez, & Jem Argenal Each Single
Venezuelan League Playoffs:
Caribes (2-3) visits La Guaira (3-2) @ 5:00 PM VET
Margarita (3-2) visits Aragua (2-3) @ 5:30 PM VET
Caracas (2-3) visits Magallanes (3-2) @ 7:00 PM VET
Mexican Pacific League Playoffs:
Brian Broderick (former Memphis-Jalisco) was passed over in the playoff draft: XEU Deportes
Semifinals Begin On Sunday
Dominican League Playoffs:
Jeremy Hefner (MiLB signing-Escogido) started and pitched 2.1 innings. He allowed four hits, five earned runs, two walks, hit one batter, and struck two out. (g/f:3-0)
Licey beat Escogido 8-7
Listin Diario Post Game
Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Azucareros) started in left field and batted third. 1-for-4 at the plate.
Audry Perez (former St. Louis-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted ninth. 1-for-2 with one strikeout.
Alberto Rosario (Memphis free agent-Estrellas) entered late in the game at catcher and threw out one base runner.
Azucareros beat Estrellas 2-1
Listin Diario Post Game
Estrellas (3-7) visits Licey (9-1) @ 5:00 PM AST
Escogido (4-6) visits Azucareros (4-6) @ 7:30 PM AST
Australian Baseball League:
Melbourne (17-30) visits Adelaide (24-23) @ 12:00 PM ACT
Sydney (23-24) visits Brisbane (29-18) @ 2:00 PM AEST
Canberra (26-21) visits Perth (22-25) @ 1:05 PM AWST
Nicaraguan League Playoffs:
Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started at first base and batted fifth. 1-for-4 with one home run, four RBIs, one run, one walk and one strikeout.
Jem Argenal (former GCL-Chinandega) started as designated hitter and batted seventh. 1-for-3 at the plate.
Chinandega beat Rivas 9-7
LNBP Official Site Post Game
Chinandega (1-2) visits Rivas (2-1) @ 4:00 PM
Puerto Rican League Playoffs:
Luis Mateo (former Memphis-Caguas) entered late in the game at second base and assisted in one double play.
Santurce beat Caguas 4-1
LBPRC Official Site Post Game
Anthony Garcia (Memphis-Carolina/Mayaguez) acknowledged this wasn't his best year: El Nuevo Dia
Caguas (2-2) visits Mayaguez (2-2) @ 7:15 PM AST
Colombian League Playoffs:
Sincelejo (19-23) visits Monteria (23-19) @ 5:00 PM
Veracruz League Playoffs:
Paso de Ovejas (0-2) visits Xalapa (2-0)
Acayucan (0-2) visits San Andres (2-0)
Jonathan Rivera (GCL-Metro) started in right field and batted third. 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
Veraguas beat Metro 10-2
Veraguas (7-17) visits Cocle (10-14) @ 6:00 PM