Monday, January 29, 2018
Cardinals Winter League Notebook 1-29-18: Fidencio Flores Struck Out One Over Two Scoreless Innings; Randy Arozarena & Francisco Rivera Each Single; Nestor Molina Heading To Caribbean Series With LVBP
Cuban League Championship:
Granma beat Las Tunas 3-2 to win the championship: Baseball de Cuba
Mexican Pacific League Championship:
Randy Arozarena (Springfield-Navojoa) started in left field and batted leadoff. 1-for-6 with three strikeouts.
Culiacan beat Navojoa 6-4 in 12 innings
LMP Official Site Post Game
Culiacan won the championship four games to three
Venezuelan League Championship:
Ildemaro Vargas (former Springfield-Lara) played in 15 games going 24-for-69 (.348) with four doubles, one triple, nine RBIs, 30 total bases, nine runs, six walks, seven stolen bases, three strikeouts, two caught stealing, .400 OBP, .435 SLG, and .835 OPS.
Rangel Ravelo (Memphis-Lara) played in 15 games going 20-for-58 (.345) with two doubles, two home runs, eight RBIs, 28 total bases, ten runs, 11 walks, one stolen base, eight strikeouts, .465 OBP, .483 SLG, and .948 OPS.
Rafael Ortega (former Memphis-Caribes) played in 16 games going 16-for-63 (.254) with five doubles, one triple, two home runs, six RBIs, 29 total bases, seven runs, ten walks, six strikeouts, one caught stealing, .356 OBP, .460 SLG, and .816 OPS.
Nestor Molina (MiLB signing-Lara) will join Caribes for the Caribbean Series: LVBP Official Site
Dominican League Championship:
Sunday's Game Was Postponed
Cibaenas (2-1) visits Licey (1-2) @ 5:00 PM AST
Puerto Rican League Championship:
Anthony Garcia (former Memphis-Caguas) played in three games going 5-for-9 (.556) with two doubles, two home runs, three RBIs, 13 total bases, three runs, three walks, .667 OBP, 1.444 SLG, and 2.111 OPS.
Robby Rowland (former Springfield-Caguas) made three relief appearances posting a 0-0 record, 3.00 ERA, 1.33 WHIP, and one hold. He allowed two hits, one earned run, two walks, and struck one out over three innings.
Ivan Maldonado (former MiLB tryout-Caguas) made one start posting a 1-0 record, 1.50 ERA, and 1.17 WHIP. He allowed five hits, one earned run, two walks, and struck three out six innings.
Hector Hernandez (former Palm Beach-Santruce) made one start posting a 0-1 record, 5.40 ERA, and 2.00 WHIP. He allowed eight hits, four runs (three earned), two walks, and struck one out over five innings.
Anthony Garcia (former Memphis-Carolina) is unsure if he will travel with Caguas to Caribbean Series: El Nuevo Dia
Santurce plans to bring back Ramon Vazquez (former Memphis) as manager for the 2018-19 season: El Nuevo Dia
Latin American Series:
Francisco Rivera (former Palm Beach-Acayucan) started as designated hitter and batted fifth. 1-for-5 at the plate.
Acayucan beat Urraca 7-2
LBPN Official Site Post Game
Edgard Montiel (former DSL-Chinandega) started as designated hitter and batted sixth. 0-for-5 with one strikeout.
Fidencio Flores (former GCL-Chinandega) entered in the seventh and pitched two innings. He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out. (g/f:3-2)
Chinandega beat Wildcats 6-5 in 11 innings
LBPN Official Site Post Game
No Games Scheduled For Monday