The IBAF is struggling to stay afloat after being excluded from the Olympics and the worldwide economic crisis: Mister Baseball
Mexican Pacific League Playoffs
No games Thursday
Obregon (2-0) visits Mochis (0-2) @ 7:30 PM MST
Venezuelan League Round Robin
Javier Brito (Former Memphis-Margarita) started at first base and batted sixth. 1-for-4 with one double, two RBIs, and one strikeout.
Kristhiam Linares (Former Springfield-Margarita) entered in the sixth and pitched to six batters. He allowed three hits, two runs (one earned), hit one batter, and struck one out. (g/f:1-0)
Tyler Greene (St. Louis-Aragua) started at shortstop and batted eighth. 1-for-4 with one RBI, one hit by pitch, and one strikeout.
Jose Rada (Quad Cities-Aragua) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning. He allowed two hits, one earned run, one home run, and struck one out. (g/f:0-2)
Rich Rundles (Memphis Free Agent-Aragua) entered in the eighth and pitched to one batter giving up one hit.
Pedro Rodriguez (Former MiLB Signing-Caribes) entered in the fifth and pitched two innings. He allowed three hits, one earned unearned run, one walk, and struck two out. (g/f:3-1)
Timo Perez (Former St. Louis-Zulia) started in left field and batted fifth. 1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one sacrifice, and grounded into one double play.
Romulo Ruiz (Johnson City-Zulia) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted sixth. 0-for-1 with one strikeout.
Yusmeito Petit (Mariners-Margarita) was named Comeback Player of the Year: LVBP Official Site
Margarita (2-7) visits Zulia (3-7) @ 7:30 PM VST
Dominican League Round Robin
Pablo Ozuna (Former Peoria-Estrellas) started in left field and batted second. 1-for-5 with one RBI, two runs, and one strikeout.
Even though Azucareros lost, the team will advance to the championship: Azucareros Official Site
Alberto Castillo (Former St. Louis-Gigantes) started at catcher and batted eighth. 0-for-3 with one strikeout.
Esteban Yan (Former St. Louis-Gigantes) entered in the fifth and pitched 2.1 innings. He allowed no hits or runs, and struck two out. (g/f:3-2)(ir-s:2-0)
Fernando Tatis (Former St. Louis-Escogido) started at first base and batted sixth. 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
Escogido (6-9) visits Azucareros (10-5) @ 7:35 PM AST
Gigantes (6-9) visits Estrellas (8-7) @ 8:05 PM AST
Puerto Rican League Round Robin
No games Thursday
No games scheduled for Friday
Yunier Colon Creme is working on getting his free agent status ok'd: El Nuevo Herald
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