Cardinals Winter Leagues Notebook: 10/21/11

Xavier Scruggs announces his winter plans. Kleininger Teran hits a two-run shot, Domnit Bolivar collects a single and double, Ted Obregon and Roberto Espinoza each drive in one run in Parallel League play. Matt Adams knocks in two runs in Arizona and Richard Castillo pitches a scoreless inning for the hold in Venezuela.

Games played Thursday, October 20.

 

Pan American Games

 

Joe Thurston (former St. Louis-USA) started at second base and batted third.  3-for-4 with one run.

 

Danillo Sanchez (former Springfield-Dominican Republic) started at catcher and batted eighth.  1-for-3 with one run.

 

USA beat Dominican Republic 20-2

USA Baseball Official Site Post Game

 

Friday's Game:

USA (1-0) visits Panama (0-1) @ 10:00 AM

 

 

Arizona Fall League

 

Matt Adams (Springfield-Peoria) started at first base and batted fourth.  0-for-3 with two RBIs, one walk, two sac flies, and three strikeouts.

Oscar Taveras (Quad Cities-Peoria) started in right field and batted seventh.  0-for-5 with one strikeout, grounded into one double play, and one outfield assist.

Keith Butler (Palm Beach-Peoria) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and two walks. (p-s:20-9)(g/f:1-2)

 

Phoenix beat Peoria 10-9

MLB Official Site Post Game

 

Notes:

The Dodgers have shut down Alex Castellanos (former Springfield-Salt River) for the remainder of the AFL season due to an oblique strain: MLB Official Site

 

Friday's Games:

Phoenix (5-10) visits Mesa (6-9) @ 12:35 PM MST

Scottsdale (4-10) visits Surprise (11-3) @ 12:35 PM MST

Peoria (7-8) visits Salt River (11-4) @ 6:35 PM MST

 

 

Mexican Pacific League

 

Jermaine Curtis (Springfield-Mochis) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  0-for-2 with one run and one hit by pitch.

 

Navojoa beat Mochis 7-4

LMP Official Site Post Game

 

Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted sixth.  2-for-4 with two two-out RBIs, one run, and one passed ball.

Hugo Castellanos (former Memphis-Obregon) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck two out for the hold (4). (p-s:12-9)(g/f:1-0)

 

Hermosillo beat Obregon 4-3

LMP Official Site Post Game

 

Friday's Games:

Hermosillo (3-5) visits Culiacan (6-2) @ 7:30 PM MT

Mexicali (6-2) visits Guasave (4-4) @ 7:30 PM MT

Mazaltan (4-4) visits Navojoa (3-5) @ 7:30 PM MST

Mochis (1-7) visits Obregon (5-3) @ 7:30 PM MST

 

 

Venezuelan League

 

Jose Garcia (Springfield-Aragua) entered late in the game in centerfield and batted seventh.  0-for-1 with one run.

 

Aragua beat La Guaira 5-4 in 10 innings

LVBP Official Site Post Game

 

Orber Moreno (former Memphis-Caracas) entered in the seventh and pitched 1.2 innings.  He allowed no hits or runs, and struck one out for the hold (2). (p-s:15-10)(g/f:1-2)(ir-s:1-0)

 

Caracas beat Margarita 3-1

LVBP Official Site Post Game

 

Richard Castillo (Palm Beach-Lara) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs for the hold (2). (g/f:2-1)

 

Lara beat Caribes 8-7 in 10 innings

LVBP Official Site Post Game

 

Friday's Games:

Aragua (5-3) visits La Guaira (5-3) @ 7:30 PM VST

Caracas (5-2) visits Margarita (2-6) @ 7:30 PM VST

Magallanes (5-2) visits Lara (4-4) @ TBA

Caribes (2-5) visits Zulia (2-5) @ 7:30 PM VST

 

 

Venezuelan Parallel League

 

Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Aragua) started as designated hitter and batted third.  3-for-4 with one RBI, two runs, one walk, and one caught stealing.

Kleininger Teran (Quad Cities-Aragua) entered late in the game at catcher and batted fifth.  1-for-1 with one home run, two RBIs, one run, and one walk.

Domnit Bolivar (Palm Beach-Aragua) started at first base and batted sixth.  2-for-4 with one double, two runs, one walk, and one strikeout.

 

Magallanes beat Aragua 11-10

 

Ted Obregon (Palm Beach-Caribes) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  1-for-3 with one RBI.

Ildemaro Vargas (GCL-Caribes) entered late in the game at second base and batted second.  1-for-2 with one RBI.

Ronnierd Garcia (DSL-Caribes) started in left field and batted fifth.  0-for-1 at the plate.

Kevin Moscatel (Batavia-Caribes) started at catcher and batted seventh.  2-for-4 with two runs and one strikeout.

Roberto Espinoza (Quad Cities-Caribes) started at first base and batted eighth.  0-for-3 with one RBI, one run, one walk, and one strikeout.

 

Lara beat Caribes 12-7

 

 

Dominican League

 

No Games Scheduled For Thursday

 

Notes:

Jose DeLeon (former St. Louis-Escogido) will throw out the first pitch before the Aguilas-Escogido game: Escogido Official Site

 

Friday's Games:

Aguilas (4-1) visits Escogido (4-1) @ 7:30 PM AST

Azucareros (3-2) visits Cibao (1-4) @ 7:30 PM AST

Licey (2-3) visits Estrellas (1-4) @ 8:00 PM AST

 

 

Panama League (October 21st)

 

Chris Swauger (Springfield-Cocle) will be tweeting updates on how he's doing in the newly-formed league: Link

 

 

Nicaraguan League (October 28th)

 

Wilton Lopez (Astros) received permission to pitch for Chinandega: La Prensa

 

J.C. Ramirez (Phillies) received permission to pitch for Boer: La Prensa

 

Elmer Reyes (Braves) received permission to play for Boer: LNBP Official Site

 

 

Puerto Rican League (November 4th)

 

Edwin Rodriguez will manage Carolina: Primera Hora

 

 

Colombian League (TBA)

 

Xavier Scruggs (Palm Beach) announced via Twitter he will be playing for Cartagena this winter: Link

 

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