Mexican Pacific League Semifinals:#Lara y #Magallanes se ven obligados a reescribir el lineup en Valencia. #Cardenales pierde a Ildemaro Vargas y a sus dos ligamenoristas, los #Navegantes no podrán usar a Jay Austin ni Edwin García. La nota: pic.twitter.com/W42woLmcfX— Ignacio Serrano (@IgnacioSerrano) January 6, 2020
Ramon Urias (Memphis-Mochis) started at shortstop and batted third. 0-for-2 with one strikeout.
Mochis beat Culiacan 4-0
LMP Official Site Post Game
Culiacan (2-2) visits Mochis (2-2) @ 7:30 PM MT
Obregon (3-1) visits Mazatlan (1-3) @ 8:00 PM MT
Dominican League Round Robin:
Alberto Triunfel (former Springfield-Escogido) entered late in the game as a pinch runner.
Rangel Ravelo (St. Louis-Cibaenas) started at first base and batted third. 4-for-5 with two RBIs (one w/two-outs), two runs, and assisted in one double play.
Francisco Pena (former St. Louis-Cibaenas) started at catcher and batted eighth. 0-for-2 with two hit by pitches, one stolen base, and one strikeout.
Cibaenas beat Escogido 9-5
LIDOM Official Site Post Game
Edmundo Sosa (St. Louis-Cibaenas) could rejoin Cibaenas is they make it to the finals: Grandes en los Deportes Twitter
Cibaenas (9-10) visits Licey (8-10) @ 7:15 PM AST
Colombian League Championship:
Jose Calero (former GCL-Barranquilla) also made an appearance in the game: Barranquilla Official Twitter
Enrique Perez (Johnson City-Barranquilla) gave up one run in the sixth: LPBCol Twitter
Will Changarotty (former State College-Barranquilla) started and pitched into the fourth inning, allowing one run: LPBCol Twitter
Monteria beat Barranquilla 8-0 to win the championship and earn spot in Caribbean Series
Venezuelan League Semifinals:
Ildemaro Vargas (former Springfield-Lara) started at second base and batted leadoff. 2-for-4 with two RBIs, one run, one walk, and one stolen base.
Nestor Molina (former MiLB signing-Lara) started and pitched six innings. He allowed two hits, one earned run, two walks, hit one batter, and struck three out for the winning decision (1-0). (p-s:75-45)(g/f:7-5)
Vicente Campos (former MiLB signing-Lara) entered in the seventh and pitched to one batter. He allowed no hits or runs for the hold (1). (p-s:4-2)(g/f:1-0)(ir-s:2-0)
Lara beat Zulia 8-2
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Cesar Valera (former Palm Beach-Caribes) started in left field and batted third. 0-for-3 with one run and one sacrifice.
Jorge Rondon (former St. Louis-Caribes) entered in the eighth and pitched 1.2 innings. He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck one out for the save (1). (p-s:22-14)(g/f:1-3)(ir-s:1-0)
Caribes beat La Guaira 5-4
LVBP Official Site Post Game
Nestor Molina (former MiLB signing-Lara) and Vicente Campos (former MiLB signing-Lara) received votes for LVBP Pitcher of the Year: LVBP Official Site
Lara (3-1) visits Zulia (1-3) @ 6:00 PM VET
Puerto Rican League Championship:
Yariel Gonzalez (Springfield-Mayaguez) started at first base and batted eighth. 0-for-5 and assisted in two double plays.
Mayaguez beat Santurce 9-2
LBPRC Official Site Post Game
Mayaguez (1-1) visits Santurce (1-1) @ 7:15 PM AST
Australian Baseball League:
Pete Kozma (former St. Louis-Perth) started at second base and batted sixth. 1-for-4 with one home run, one RBI, one run, and one strikeout.
Perth beat Geelong-Korea 7-2
Mikey Reynolds (former Springfield-Adelaide) started at shortstop and batted second. 1-for-4 with one stolen base, one caught stealing/pickoff, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.
Jeremy Hazelbaker (former St. Louis-Adelaide) started in right field and batted third. 1-for-4 with one run and one strikeout.
Shane Robinson (former St. Louis-Melbourne) started in centerfield and batted second. 1-for-5 with one RBI, one stolen base, and one strikeout.
Melbourne beat Adelaide 7-5
Jeremy Martinez (former Memphis-Brisbane) started at catcher and batted third. 3-for-4 with one double, one home run, one RBI, two runs, one walk, and one fielding error.
Sydney beat Brisbane 4-3
Sydney (13-20) visits Brisbane (15-18) for a doubleheader
Auckland (19-14) visits Canberra (14-15)
Adelaide (19-11) visits Melbourne (20-14)
Perth (20-14) visits Geelong-Korea (10-24)