Playing in the Dominican Republic's lone contest on Monday, Cibao right fielder Nelson Cruz was 0-for-3 with a walk and a strikeout. He also committed a fielding error, his first of the campaign.
Yangervis Solarte played a role in Aragua's offensive outburst, going 3-for-5 with his 10th double and 21st run batted in.
Zulia catcher Juan Apodaca, signed to a minor league deal by the Rangers earlier this offseason, struck out in all three of his plate appearances on Monday. The outing lowered his batting average to .176.
Elvis Andrus' average dropped to .132 after he went 0-for-4 with a punchout in his game.
There were no games in Mexico on Monday.
There were no games in Puerto Rico on Monday.
Subscribe to LoneStarDugout.com today! Only $79.95 brings you one full year of Total Access Pass and all premium content on LoneStarDugout.com, Scout™ Player and Roster Database (including the 'Hot News' at the top of the site), Breaking News and Information, Total Access to all Scout.com Websites, and Player Pages, detailing the progress and careers of players from high school, the minors, and the pro ranks.
Sample the LoneStarDugout.com Total Access Pass™ at no risk for 7 days, then pay only $7.95 or $21.95. If you want to save 2 months off the monthly subscription price, simply choose the annual LoneStarDugout.com Total Access Pass™ at $79.95.