Cardinals Winter Leagues Notebook: 01/27/11

Tyler Greene reaches base twice, scores one run, and drives in another for Player of the Day honors, while former MiLB Pedro Rodriguez holds two runners on in the LVBP. Ex-MiLB Iker Franco collects a hit in the LMP. Former Cardinal Kiko Calero picks up the hold in Puerto Rico. Ex-MiLB Gustavo Martinez earns the winning decision in LNBP.

Mexican Pacific League Championship


Iker Franco (Former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted fourth.  1-for-3 at the plate.


Obregon beat Guasave 3-0

LMP Official Site Post Game


No game scheduled for Thursday



Venezuelan League Championship


Pedro Rodriguez (Former MiLB Signing-Caribes) entered in the seventh and pitched to two batters.  He allowed no hits or runs. (g/f:0-2)(ir-s:2-0)


Tyler Greene (St. Louis-Aragua) started at shortstop and batted eighth.  1-for-3 with one two-out RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

Aragua beat Caribes 8-4

LVBP Official Site Post Game


Thursday's Game:

Caribes visits Aragua @ 8:30 PM VST



Dominican League Championship


Azucareros swept Estrellas in four games



Puerto Rican League Championship


Kiko Calero (Former St. Louis-Caguas) entered in the eighth and pitched to three batters.  He allowed one hit and no runs for the hold (1).  (g/f:0-2)


Robinson Cancel (Former Memphis-Ponce) started at catcher and batted third.  0-for-4 with one sac fly and two strikeouts.


Caguas beat Ponce 7-2



Yankees signed Bartolo Colon to a minor league deal: ESPN Deportes


Alex Cintron (Ponce) was fined and suspended after shoving a ref: Primera Hora


Mike Maroth (Former St. Louis-Mayaguez) has decided to retire: Fox Sports


No game scheduled for Thursday



Caribbean Series 2011


The committee has dedicated the 2011 Caribbean Series to Hall of Famer Roberto Alomar: ESPN Deportes



Nicaraguan League Championship


Boer beat Chinandega 3-2 - Gustavo Martinez (GCL-Boer) earned the win: LNBP Official Site Post Game



Pomares 2011 begins on February 25th: El Nuevo Diario


No games scheduled for Thursday



Cuban League


The Cubs has checked him out and now the Mariners will work out 18-year old centerfielder Yasiel Balaguer: Miami New Times



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