Cardinals Winter Leagues Notebook: 10/22/11

Ildemaro Vargas homers and drives in three, Kleininger Teran knocks in one run, Ted Obregon collects three hits in the Venezuelan Parallel League. Chris Swauger homers in Panama. Francisco Samuel debuts with a scoreless inning in the Dominican.

Pan American Games

 

Wednesday's Results:

 

Tony Granadillo (former New Jersey-Venezuela) started at third base and batted sixth.  1-for-3 with one run and one walk.

Yonathan Sivira (former Quad Cities-Venezuela) started in centerfield and batted ninth.  1-for-4 with one RBI.

 

Cuba beat Venezuela 5-4

 

Thursday's Results:

 

Ivan Maldonado (former MiLB tryout-Puerto Rico) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed two hits, three runs (one earned), one walk, and struck one out.

 

Tony Granadillo (former New Jersey-Venezuela) started at third base and batted sixth.  3-for-5 with one home run, three RBIs, and two runs.

Yonathan Sivira (former Quad Cities-Venezuela) started in centerfield and batted ninth.  3-for-4 with one RBI.

 

Venezuela beat Puerto Rico 9-6


Friday's Results:

 

Joe Thurston (former St. Louis-USA) started at second base and batted third.  1-for-3 with one RBI, two runs, and one walk.

 

USA beat Panama 11-0

 

Juan Richardson (former Springfield-Dominican Republic) started at third base and batted seventh.  2-for-4 with one RBI.

 

Mexico beat Dominican Republic 3-2

 

Saturday's Games:

Panama (0-2) visits Dominican Republic (0-2) @ 2:00 PM ET

Mexico (2-0) visits USA (2-0) @ 7:00 PM ET

Venezuela (1-1) visits Canada (1-1) @ 10:00 AM ET

 

 

Arizona Fall League

 

Matt Adams (Springfield-Peoria) started at first base and batted fourth.  3-for-4 with one double and assisted in one double play.

Ryan Jackson (Springfield-Peoria) started at third base and batted fifth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts, grounded into one double play, and assisted in one double play.

David Kopp (Memphis-Peoria) entered in the seventh and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, one walk, and struck one out. (p-s:16-6)(g/f:1-0)

 

Salt River beat Peoria 2-1

MLB Official Site Post Game

 

Saturday's Games:

Mesa (7-9) visits Salt River (12-4) @ 12:35 PM MST

Peoria (7-9) visits Surprise (12-3) @ 12:35 PM MST – Tyler Lyons (Palm Beach-Peoria) is scheduled to start

Scottsdale (4-11) visits Phoenix (5-11) @ 12:35 PM MST

 

 

Mexican Pacific League

 

Jermaine Curtis (Springfield-Mochis) entered late in the game in centerfield and batted fourth.  One run and one walk at the plate.

 

Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted fourth.  0-for-3 with one walk and allowed two stolen bases.

 

Mochis beat Obregon 9-4

LMP Official Site Post Game

 

Saturday's Games:

Hermosillo (3-6) visits Culiacan (7-2) @ 7:00 PM MT

Mochis (2-7) visits Obregon (5-4) @ 6:00 PM MST

Mexicali (7-2) visits Guasave (4-5) @ 7:00 PM MT

Mazatlan (5-4) visits Navojoa (3-6) @ 7:30 PM MST

 

 

Venezuelan League

 

Jose Garcia (Springfield-Aragua) entered late in the game at second base and batted second.  0-for-1 at the plate.

Jose Rada (Springfield-Aragua) entered in the fourth and pitched one inning.  He allowed three hits, three runs (one earned), two walks, threw two wild pitches, and struck one out. (g/f:0-2)(ir-s:3-3)


Dail Villanueva (GCL-La Guaira) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed one hit, no runs, and one walk. (g/f:1-1) 

 

La Guaira beat Aragua 15-6

LVBP Official Site Post Game

 

Orber Moreno (former Memphis-Caracas) entered in the ninth and pitched to four batters.  He allowed three hits and no runs. (p-s:8-5)(ir-s:1-1)

 

Senger Peralta (former Johnson City-Margarita) entered late in the game as a pinch runner for the designated hitter and scored one run.

Javier Brito (former Memphis-Margarita) started at first base and batted seventh.  0-for-4, one fielding error, and assisted in one double play.

Mike Parisi (former St. Louis-Margarita) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, one walk, and struck five out. (p-s:92-61)(g/f:8-3)

Sam Freeman (Springfield-Margarita) entered in the seventh and pitched to three batters.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, hit one batter, and assisted in one double play. (p-s:10-4)

 

Margarita beat Caracas 1-0

LVBP Official Site Post Game

 

Cesar Iztuirs (former St. Louis-Lara) started at shortstop and batted second.  1-for-1 with four walks, one caught stealing, and assisted in two double plays.

 

Magallanes beat Lara 5-0

LVBP Official Site Post Game

 

Renyel Pinto (former Memphis-Caribes) started and pitched six innings.  He allowed two hits, no runs, four walks, and struck six out for the winning decision (1-0). (g/f:5-5)

 

Caribes beat Zulia 3-0

LVBP Official Site Post Game

 

Notes:

Caribes placed Dmitri Young (former St. Louis) on the injured reserve list with a sprained intercostal: Lider

 

Aragua placed Rich Rundles (Memphis) on the injury reserve with flu-like symptoms: Aragua Official Site


Saturday's Games:

Aragua (5-4) visits Caracas (5-3) @ 5:00 PM VST

Lara (4-5) visits Magallanes (6-2) @ 5:30 PM VST

Caribes (3-5) visits Zulia (2-6) @ 5:30 PM VST

La Guaira (6-3) visits Margarita (3-6) @ 6:00 PM VST

 

 

Venezuelan Parallel League

 

Thursday's Results:

 

Frederick Parejo (former Quad Cities-Margarita) started in centerfield and batted fifth.  2-for-3 with one double, one home run, two RBIs, one run, and one walk.

Breyvic Valera (Johnson City-Margarita) started as designated hitter and batted ninth.  1-for-3 with one walk.

 

Margarita beat Boston 8-1

 

Friday's Results:

 

Ramon Ulacio (GCL-La Guaira) started and pitched three innings.  He allowed three hits, no runs, seven walks, and struck two out. (g/f:2-3)

Kender Villegas (DSL-La Guaira) entered in the ninth and pitched to two batters.  He allowed no hits or runs for the save (1). (g/f:2-0)

 

La Guaira beat Boston 3-0

 

Jose Martinez (former Springfield-Aragua) entered late in the game as designated hitter and batted third.  2-for-2 with one double and two RBIs

Domnit Bolivar (Palm Beach-Aragua) started in left field and batted fourth.  1-for-5 with one run, one strikeout, and one error.

Hector Garcia (Johnson City-Aragua) entered late in the game at third base and batted fifth.  0-for-1 at the plate.

Kleininger Teran (Quad Cities-Aragua) started at first base and batted sixth.  1-for-2 with one RBI, one run, and two strikeouts.

 

Aragua beat Philadelphia 7-5

 

Ted Obregon (Palm Beach-Caribes) started in centerfield and batted leadoff.  3-for-5 with two runs and two stolen bases.

Kevin Moscatel (Batavia-Caribes) started at catcher and batted fifth.  0-for-4 with one walk and two strikeouts.

Roberto Espinoza (Quad Cities-Caribes) started at first base and batted sixth.  0-for-2 with one strikeout.

Ronnierd Garcia (DSL-Caribes) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted sixth.  1-for-1 at the plate.

Ildemaro Vargas (GCL-Caribes) started at second base and batted eighth.  1-for-4 with one home run, three RBIs, and one run.

Cesar Valera (Batavia-Caribes) started at shortstop and batted ninth.  1-for-4 and one error.

 

Romulo Ruiz (Batavia-Zulia) entered late in the game as a pinch hitter and batted fourth.  0-for-1 with one strikeout.

 

Caribes beat Zulia 10-4

 

Frederick Parejo (former Quad Cities-Margarita) started in centerfield and batted fifth.  0-for-3 with one strikeout.

Breyvic Valera (Johnson City-Margarita) started at second base and batted ninth.  0-for-3 with one strikeout and two errors.

Silfredo Garcia (DSL-Margarita) started and pitched four innings.  He allowed eight hits, five earned runs, and one walk. (g/f:10-2)

Ismael Brito (DSL-Margarita) entered in the seventh and pitched to five batters.  He allowed three hits and two runs (one earned). (g/f:2-0)

Yoffri Martinez (former MiLB signing-Margarita) entered in the seventh and pitched 1.1 innings.  He allowed one hit, no runs, threw two wild pitches, and struck one out. (g/f:2-1)

 

Seattle beat Margarita 11-8

 

 

Dominican League

 

Hector Luna (former St. Louis-Aguilas) started at third base and batted third.  1-for-3 with one walk and two strikeouts.

 

Brett Wallace (former Memphis-Esocgido) started at first base and batted fifth.  0-for-3 with one walk, one strikeout, and assisted in three double plays.

 

Escogido beat Aguilas 5-3

Listin Diario Post Game

 

Mark Hamilton (Memphis-Cibao) started as designated hitter and batted fifth.  0-for-4 with two strikeouts.

 

Azucareros beat Cibao 6-5

Listin Diario Post Game

 

Brad Thompson (former St. Louis-Licey) started and pitched 3.1 innings.  He allowed three hits, five earned runs, one home run, three walks, and struck one out for the losing decision (0-1). (g/f:4-5)

 

Francisco Samuel (Springfield-Estrellas) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning.  He allowed no hits or runs, one walk, and struck one out. (g/f:1-1)

 

Estrellas beat Licey 8-1

Listin Diario Post Game

 

Notes:

Family members of Tony Cruz (St. Louis-Estrellas) traveled to the U.S. to see the Cardinals: Cibao Official Site

 

Saturday's Games:

Cibao (1-5) visits Escogido (5-1) @ 5:00 PM AST

Estrellas (2-4) visits Aguilas (4-2) @ 7:30 PM AST

Licey (2-4) visits Azucareros (4-2) @ 7:30 PM AST

 

 

Panama League

 

Chris Swauger (Springfield-Cocle) hit a home run to lead Cocle past Azuero 6-5: Tweet

 

 

Nicaraguan League (October 28th)

 

Jem Argenal (GCL) is expected to be in the starting lineup for Chinandega: El Nuevo Diario

 

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