Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 12-19-17: Cesar Valera Is Making Adjustments To Improve; David Bergin Doubles & Walks; Ruben Gotay & Tyler Herron Expected To Play In Puerto Rico
Mexican Pacific League:
Efren Navarro (former Memphis-Hermosillo) has played in 57 games going 62-for-205 (.302) with 13 doubles, one triple, two home runs, 24 RBIs, 83 total bases, 38 runs, 33 walks, 45 strikeouts, .401 OBP, .405 SLG, and .806 OPS.
Randy Arozarena (Springfield-Navojoa) has played in 55 games going 67-for-228 (.294) with 19 doubles, one triple, 14 home runs, 33 RBIs, 130 total bases, 44 runs, 12 walks, seven stolen bases, 51 strikeouts, five caught stealing, .359 OBP, .570 SLG, and .929 OPS.
Cedric Hunter (former Springfield-Obregon/Hermosillo) has played in 34 games going 34-for-122 (.279) with six doubles, five home runs, 14 RBIs, 55 total bases, 11 runs, 15 walks, three stolen bases, 15 strikeouts, .362 OBP, .451 SLG, and .813 OPS.
Niko Vasquez (former Springfield-Navojoa/Obregon/Mazatlan) has played in 40 games going 30-for-137 (.219) with seven doubles, one triple, one home run, 13 RBIs, 42 total bases, 12 runs, 11 walks, two stolen bases, 33 strikeouts, one caught stealing, .296 OBP, .307 SLG, and .603 OPS.
Luis Garcia (former New Haven-Hermosillo) has played 12 games going 6-for-31 (.194) with two doubles, one home run, five RBIs, 11 total bases, three runs, one walk, seven strikeouts, .235 OBP, .355 SLG, and .590 OPS.
Alexis Wilson (State College-Culiacan) has played in 22 games going 7-for-41 (.171) with three RBIs, seven total bases, five runs, three walks, nine strikeouts, .227 OBP, .171 SLG, and .398 OPS.
Carlos Soto (GCL-Mochis) has played in three games going 0-for-5 (.000) with one RBI and two strikeouts.
Maikel Cleto (former St. Louis-Mochis) has made 21 relief appearances posting a 1-4 record, 4.78 ERA, 1.78 WHIP, and eight saves. He's allowed 28 hits, 14 earned runs, two home runs, 19 walks, hit three batters, and struck 28 out over 26.1 innings.
Hector Villalobos (MiLB signing-Mochis) has made nine relief appearances posting a 0-1 record, 5.40 ERA, and 2.20 WHIP. He's allowed seven hits, three earned runs, one home run, four walks, and struck four out over five innings.
Mazatlan (34-25) visits Jalisco (29-29) @ 7:15 PM CT
Culiacan (20-15) visits Obregon (13-22) @ 7:10 PM MST
Hermosillo (20-15) visits Navojoa (18-17) @ 7:30 PM MST
Mochis (14-21) visits Mexicali (16-19) @ 7:30 PM PT
David Bergin (former Quad Cities-Aragua) started as designated hitter and batted seventh. 1-for-4 with one double, one run, one walk, and two strikeouts.
Aragua beat La Guaira 8-3
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) made mental adjustments to improve: LVBP Official Site
Zulia (30-27) visits Margarita (21-35) @ 7:00 PM VET
Caracas (34-24) visits Caribes (26-31) @ 7:00 PM VET
Magallanes (34-22) visits Lara (31-24) @ 7:00 PM VET
Alberto Rosario (St. Louis free agent-Estrellas) started at catcher and batted ninth. 0-for-4 with one strikeout and allowed three stolen bases.
Yeison Medina (Peoria-Estrellas) entered in the sixth and pitched two innings. He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck one out for the blown save (1). (g/f:2-3)(ir-s:3-2)
Cibaenas beat Estrellas 5-3
Licey (23-24) visits Escogido (25-22) @ 7:15 PM AST
Cibaenas (26-21) visits Estrellas (23-24) @ 7:30 PM AST
Azucareros (18-29) visits Cibao (26-21) @ 7:30 PM AST
Leon (15-17) visits Boer (15-14)
Chinandega (14-16) visits Rivas (17-14)
Cartagena (9-24) visits Monteria (20-13) @ 7:00 PM
Sincelejo (18-14) visits Barranquilla (18-14) @ 7:00 PM
Yariel Gonzalez (State College-Urraca) has played in 11 games going 13-for-36 (.409) with four doubles, two home runs, seven RBIs, eight runs, five walks, one strikeout, .439 OBP, .639 SLG, and 1.078 OPS.
Jonathan Rivera (Johnson City-Metro) has played in 11 games going 8-for-32 (.250) with three doubles, one triple, one RBI, four runs, six strikeouts, .294 OBP, .406 SLG, and .700 OPS.
Hector Corpas (former Quad Cities-Metro) has made relief appearance posting a 0-0 record and 0.00 ERA. He's allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out over one inning.
Jose Almarante (former Memphis-Metro) has made three starts posting a 0-3 record and 0.60 ERA. He's allowed ten hits, two runs (one earned), one walk, and struck 111 out over 15 innings.
Herrera (9-9) visits Cocle (10-5) @ 7:00 PM
Urraca (6-11) visits Metro (7-7) @ for a doubleheader beginning @ 7:00 PM
Puerto Rican League (January 6, 2018):
Ruben Gotay (former Memphis-Caguas) is expected to play for Caguas this season: El Nuevo Dia
Tyler Herron (former Springfield-Mayaguez) began training with Mayaguez on Monday: El Vocero