Friday, October 28, 2016
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 10-28-16: Eliezer Alfonzo Doubles & Drives In Three Runs (Including 500th Career RBI); Jose Martinez Singles, Walks, & Knocks In Two Runs; Anderson Gerdel Strikes Out Three Over Four Scoreless Innings
Roberto Canache (former Johnson City-Caribes) entered in the tenth and pitched 2.1 innings. He allowed two hits, one earned run, one intentional and struck three out for the losing decision (1-1). (p-s:47-28)(g/f:1-2)
Jose Martinez (St. Louis-La Guaira) started in right field and batted fifth. 1-for-4 with two RBIs, one walk, and one strikeout.
Jose Gonzalez (former Springfield-La Guaira) entered late in the game at catcher and batted eighth. 1-for-1 and threw out one of two base runners.
Pedro Echemendia (Memphis-La Guaira) entered in the tenth and pitched one inning. He allowed two hits and no runs. (p-s:18-11)(g/f:0-1)
La Guaira beat Caribes 4-3 in 12 innings
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Magallanes) started at third base and batted second. 0-for-5 with one strikeout.
Jose Martinez (former Springfield-La Guaira) entered late in the game in left field and batted fourth. 1-for-2 with one strikeout.
Breyvic Valera (Memphis-Margarita) started in centerfield and batted leadoff. 3-for-5 with one double, one two-out RBI, and two runs.
Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted fifth. 1-for-5 with one double, three RBIs, and two strikeouts.
Kender Villegas (former Palm Beach-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning. He allowed two hits, one earned run, one home run, and one walk. (p-s:22-13)(g/f:3-0)
Margarita beat Magallanes 14-7
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Eliezer Alfonzo (former Peoria-Margarita) collected his 500th RBI in Thursday's game: El Emergente
John Church (former Memphis-Caribes) is expected to join Caribes next week: El Emergente
Caribes (8-9) visits La Guaira (7-8) @ 7:00 PM VET
Caracas (6-11) visits Zulia (13-4) @ 7:00 PM VET
Magallanes (8-9) visits Margarita (10-6) @ 7:00 PM VET
Aragua (7-10) visits Lara (8-10) @ 7:00 PM VET
Venezuelan Parallel League:
Leobaldo Pina (Peoria-Caracas) started at shortstop and batted third. 2-for-4 with one double, one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.
Jesus Ustariz (former Johnson City-Caracas) started at first base and batted fourth. 1-for-4 with one RBI, one stolen base, and committed one error.
Caracas beat Caimanes 4-1
Caracas Official Site Post Game
Anderson Gerdel (former Palm Beach-La Guaira) started and pitched four innings. He allowed two hits, no runs, and struck three out. (g/f:6-3)
La Guaira beat Zulia 11-3
Jorge Rondon (former St. Louis-Aragua) entered in the fourth and pitched one inning. He allowed three hits, one earned run, and struck two out. (g/f:0-1)
Margarita-Caribes beat Aragua 7-1
Caracas (8-4) visits Aragua (7-4) @ 10:00 AM VET
Margarita-Caribes (8-4) visits Lara (6-6) @ 11:00 AM VET
Zulia (5-6) visits Boston (8-3) @ 11:00 AM VET
Magallanes (3-9) visits La Guaira (7-4) @ 11:00 AM VET
Philadelphia (4-7) visits Detroit (2-7) @ 11:00 AM VET
Arizona Fall League:
Carson Kelly (St. Louis-Glendale) started at catcher and batted third. 2-for-2 with two runs and two walks, one sacrifice, one passed ball, and allowed four stolen bases.
Harrison Bader (Springfield-Glendale) started in left field and batted fifth. 1-for-5 with one two-out RBI, one stolen base, and one outfield assist.
Corey Littrell (Memphis-Glendale) entered in the ninth and pitched to one batter. He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out. (p-s:4-4)(ir-s:1-0)
Mesa beat Glendale 10-7
MLB Official Site Post Game
Matt Holliday (St. Louis-Mesa), Albert Pujols (former St. Louis-Scottsdale), Max Scherzer (former 2003 draft selection-Scottsdale), and Adam Wainwright (St. Louis-Mesa) were named to AFL's Top 25 All-Time Players: MLB Official Site
Mesa (8-7) visits Peoria (10-3-2) @ 12:35 PM MST
Salt River (8-6-1) visits Glendale (5-10) @ 12:35 PM MST
Surprise (8-6-1) visits Scottsdale (4-11) @ 12:35 PM MST
Mexican Pacific League:
Efren Navarro (Memphis-Hermosillo) started at first base and batted fourth. 0-for-4 with one RBI.
Culiacan beat Hermosillo 4-3
LMP Official Site Post Game
Randy Arozarena (MiLB signing-Navojoa) started in centerfield and batted second. 1-for-5 with one RBI.
Kyle Grana (Palm Beach-Navojoa) entered in the eighth and pitched to four batters. He allowed no hits, one earned run, and three walks for the hold (1). (p-s:23-8)(ir-s:1-0)
Mazatlan beat Navojoa 3-2 in 10 innings
LMP Official Site Post Game
Jalisco (7-7) visits Mazatlan (4-10) @ 8:00 PM MT
Mochis (9-5) visits Hermosillo (8-6) @ 7:30 PM MST
Culiacan (7-7) visits Navojoa (8-6) @ 7:30 PM MST
Obregon (6-8) visits Mexicali (7-7) @ 7:30 PM PT
Jose Fernandez (Matanzas-Cibaenas) started at third base and batted seventh. 2-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one walk, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.
Norge Ruiz (Camaguey- Cibaenas) started and pitched five innings. He allowed two hits, no runs, one walk, and struck five out. (g/f:7-2)
Cibaenas beat Estrellas 8-0
Listin Diario Post Game
Hector Luna (former St. Louis-Hiroshima-Cibaenas) will be returning to the Dominican Republic after getting injured in Climax Series: Yakyubaka
Cibaenas (3-4) visits Licey (2-4) @ 7:15 PM AST
Estrellas (4-2) visits Cibao (6-1) @ 7:30 PM AST
Escogido (3-3) visits Azucareros (1-5) @ 7:30 PM AST
Puerto Rican League:
Robby Rowland (Springfield-Caguas) entered in the eighth and pitched to three batters. He allowed one hit, one unearned run, and one walk for the hold (1). (g/f:1-0)
J.C. Romero (former St. Louis-Santurce) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning. He allowed no hits or runs, and struck three out.
Santurce beat Caguas 4-3 in 11 innings
LBPRC Official Site Post Game
Mayaguez (0-0) visits Aguadilla (0-0) @ 7:30 PM AST
Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) is expected to play for Chinandega: La Prensa
Boer (0-0) visits Rivas (0-0) @ 6:00 PM
Chinandega (0-0) visits Granada (0-0) @ 6:00 PM
Colombian League (November 4, 2016):
Jose Calero (former GCL-Sincelejo) is expected to join Sincelejo 2016-17 camp on October 30th: El Meridiano