Cardinals Winter Leagues Notebook: 02/07/11

Former MiLB Orber Moreno pitches one scoreless inning for the hold as Caribes shuts out Azucareros. Ex-Cardinal Kiko Calero picks up the hold and former MiLB Robinson Cancel doubles, scores one run, and walks twice to help Caguas slip by Obregon. Ex-MiLB Iker Franco reached base three times in that game. Former MiLB Beau Riportella readies for winter ball.

2011 Caribbean Series Hosted By Mayaguez, Puerto Rico


Orber Moreno (Former Memphis-Caribes) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and one walk for the hold (2).  (p-s:14-9)(g/f:2-0)


Caribes beat Azucareros 3-0

ESPN Deportes Post Game


Iker Franco (Former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted sixth.  2-for-3 with one run and one walk.

Dan Serafini (Former Memphis-Obregon) entered in the fifth and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, two walks, hit one batter, and struck one out. (g/f:2-2)(ir-s:1-0)

Hugo Castellanos (Former Memphis-Obregon) entered in the eighth and pitched to three batters.  He allowed one hit, one earned run, and one walk. (g/f:1-0)


Robinson Cancel (Former Memphis-Caguas) started at catcher and batted sixth.  1-for-2 with one double, one run, two walks, one sacrifice, and one throwing error.

Kiko Calero (Former St. Louis-Caguas) entered in the seventh and pitched two innings.  He allowed three hits, one earned run, and struck one out for the hold (2). (g/f:0-4)(ir-s:1-0)


Caguas beat Obregon 7-6

ESPN Deportes Post Game



Felix Fermin has served out his two-year contract with Gigantes, but the Dominican League team is hoping to bring the manager back: Gigantes Official Site


Final Day - Monday's Games:

Caribes (2-3) visits Obregon (3-2) @ 3:00 PM EST

Caguas (3-2) visits Azucareros (2-3) @ 7:30 PM EST



Australian Baseball League Playoffs


Adelaide beat Sydney 7-4 in 15 innings

ABL Official Site Post Game

Adelaide advances to the championship where they will meet Perth next weekend.



Independent North American League's Arizona Winter League


Beau Riportella (Former Quad Cities) is listed on the Arizona Roadrunners roster.



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