Cardinals Winter Leagues Notebook: 01/29/11

Tyler Greene collects two hits ad drives in one run for Player of the Day honors, Jose Garcia plays in the LVBP championship. Former MiLB Hugo Castellanos pitches one scoreless inning for hold in LMP. Ricky Martinez takes loss in final LNBP championship game. Former MiLB Wayne Lundgren K's five over seven for loss in ABL championship.

Mexican Pacific League Championship

 

Iker Franco (Former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted fourth.  0-for-4 with one strikeout and allowed two stolen bases.

Hugo Castellanos (Former Memphis-Obregon) entered in the sixth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck two out for the hold (4). (g/f:0-1)(ir-s:1-0)

 

Guasave beat Obregon 5-4

LMP Official Site Post Game

 

Saturday's Game:

Guasave (3-3) visits Obregon (3-3) @ 6:00 PM MST

 

 

Venezuelan League Championship

 

Jose Garcia (Springfield-Aragua) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter.

Tyler Greene (St. Louis-Aragua) started at shortstop and batted ninth.  2-for-4 with one RBI, one stolen base, and one throwing error.

 

Caribes beat Aragua 8-7

LVBP Official Site Post Game

 

Saturday's Game:

Aragua (2-3) visits Caribes (3-2) @ 8:30 PM VST

 

 

Dominican League Championship

 

Azucareros swept Estrellas in four games

 

 

Puerto Rican League Championship

 

Robinson Cancel (Former Memphis-Ponce) started at catcher and batted third.  0-for-4 with one sacrifice and allowed one stolen base.

 

Caguas beat Ponce 7-5

Primera Hora Post Game

 

Caguas wins the series winning four of seven games over Ponce.

 

Notes:

Jeff Luhnow took in a Puerto Rican showcase of potential 2011 MLB draft prospects: Twitter

 

 

Nicaraguan League Championship

 

Boer beat Chinandega 12-9 - Ricky Martinez (GCL-Chinandega) started and took the loss: LNBP Official Site Post Game

 

Boer claims the championship taking four of five games.

 

 

Australian League Championship

 

Wayne Lundgren (Former Palm Beach-Sydney)  started and pitched seven innings. He allowed five hits, three earned runs, one walk, and struck five out for the losing decision (0-1). (g/f:7-9)

 

Perth beat Sydney 6-0

 

 

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