Sunday, January 15, 2017
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 1-15-17: Donovan Solano Doubles Twice & Drives In Two Runs; Evan MacLane Strikes Out Six & Allows One Run Over Six Innings For The Win; Curt Smith Knocks In Two Runs
Venezuelan League Playoffs:
Ildemaro Vargas (former Palm Beach-Lara) as played in nine games going 7-for-34 (.206) with two doubles, three RBIs, nine total bases, six runs, eight walks, three strikeouts, two caught stealing, .364 OBP, .265 SLG, and .628 OPS.
Jose Martinez (St. Louis-La Guaira) has played in six games going 4-for-20 (.200) with one double, two RBIs, five total bases, four runs, five walks, seven strikeouts, .360 OBP, .250 SLG, and .610 OPS.
Ronny Cedeno (former MLB signing-Zulia) has played in five games going 3-for-17 (.176) with four RBIs, three total bases, one run, three walks, four strikeouts, one caught stealing, .300 OBP, .176 SLG, and .476 OPS.
Jose Gonzalez (former Springfield-La Guaira) has played in three games going 0-for-5 (.000) with three strikeouts.
Roberto Canache (former Johnson City-Caribes) has made five relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 0.00 ERA, 0.56 WHIP, and one hold. He's allowed one hit, no runs, two walks, and struck two out over 5.1 innings.
Pedro Rodriguez (former MiLB signing-Caribes) has made one relief appearance posting a 0-0 record, 0.00 ERA, and 0.00 WHIP. He's allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out over one inning.
Kender Villegas (former Palm Beach-La Guaira) has made four relief appearances posting a 1-0 record, 3.00 ERA, and 2.00 WHIP. He's allowed four hits, two runs (one earned), two walks, and struck two out over three innings.
Geudy Guerra (former VSL-La Guaira) has made three relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 19.29 ERA, and 3.86 WHIP. He's allowed five hits, five earned runs, one home run, four walks, and struck one out over 2.1 innings.
Lara (1-1) visits La Guaira (1-1) @ 1:00 PM VET
Caribes (1-1) visits Zulia (1-1) @ 4:00 PM VET
Mexican Pacific League Playoffs:
Eugenio Velez (former Memphis-Mochis) started in left field and batted leadoff. 0-for-4 with one ground into double play.
Iker Franco (former Springfield-Culiacan) entered late in the game at catcher and batted eighth. 0-for-1 at the plate.
Culiacan beat Mochis 7-3
LMP Official Site Post Game
Mexicali (2-0) visits Hermosillo (0-2) @ 5:00 PM MST
Mochis (2-1) visits Culiacan (1-2) @ 5:00 PM MT
Dominican League Playoffs:
Rainel Rosario (former Springfield-Cibaenas) started as designated hitter and batted fifth. 1-for-5 with one double and three strikeouts.
Cibao beat Cibaenas 8-3 in game one of doubleheader
LIDOM Official Site Post Game
Brayan Pena (St. Louis free agent-Cibaenas) started at catcher and batted fourth. 1-for-4 and allowed one stolen base.
Rainel Rosario (former Springfield-Cibaenas) started in right field and batted seventh. 0-for-2 with one walk and one missed catch error.
Angel Castro (former Memphis-Cibaenas) started and pitched four innings. He allowed seven hits, four runs (two earned), and struck one out. (g/f:5-2)
Cibao beat Cibaenas 8-2 in game two of doubleheader
Tommy Pham (St. Louis-Escogido) started in centerfield and batted fifth. 0-for-4 with two strikeouts and one throwing error.
Donovan Solano (former Memphis-Licey) started at third base and moved to second, batting seventh. 2-for-4 with two doubles, two two-out RBIs, two runs, one sacrifice, and two strikeouts.
Evan MacLane (former St. Louis-Licey) started and pitched six innings. He allowed four hits, one earned run, one home run, one walk, and struck six out for the winning decision (2-0). (g/f:5-4)
Licey beat Escogido 11-1
LIDOM Official Site Post Game
Cibaenas (11-4) visits Escogido (5-10) @ 4:00 PM AST
Licey (7-8) visits Cibao (7-8) @ 4:00 PM AST
Puerto Rican League Championship:
Randy Ruiz (former MiLB signing-Caguas) started as designated hitter and batted fifth. 2-for-4 with one two-out RBI and two strikeouts.
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Caguas) started at first base and batted sixth. 0-for-3 with one walk, one strikeout, and assisted in two double plays.
Justin Wright (Memphis free agent-Caguas) entered in the fifth and pitched to one batter. He allowed no hits or runs. (g/f:0-1)(ir-s:2-0)
Caguas beat Santurce 1-0
LBPRC Official Site Post Game
Santurce (0-1) visits Caguas (1-0) @ 4:15 PM AST
Nicaraguan League Championship:
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) started at first base and batted third. 2-for-4 with one walk and one strikeout.
Curt Smith (former Springfield-Chinandega) started in right field and batted fourth. 0-for-5 with two RBI and one run.
Chinandega beat Rivas 6-5
LBPN Official Site Post Game
Rivas (0-2) visits Chinandega (2-0) @ 4:00 PM
Colombian League Championship:
Sincelejo beat Monteria 3-0
Monteria (0-1) visits Sincelejo (1-0) @ 5:00 PM
Australian Baseball League:
Malik Collymore (former Johnson City-Sydney) has played in 31 games going 35-for-119 (.294) with six doubles, three home runs, 19 RBIs, 50 total bases, 19 runs, 18 walks, 12 stolen bases, 29 strikeouts, four caught stealing, .388 OBP, .420 SLG, and .809 OPS.
No Games Scheduled Until Thursday
Jonathan Rivera (Johnson City-Metropolitanas) is currently hitting .414 with a ..414 OBP, .552 SLG, and .966 OPS.
1. Panama 6-2
2. Cocle 4-4
3. Panama Metro 4-4
4. Metropolitanas 2-6