Oscar Taveras (Quad Cities-Peoria) started in left field and batted fifth. 0-for-3 with one hit by pitch.
Ryan Jackson (Springfield-Peoria) started at shortstop and batted ninth. 3-for-4 with one double, one triple, two two-out RBIs, one run, and one strikeout.
Tyler Lyons (Palm Beach-Peoria) started and pitched five innings. He allowed no hits or runs, and struck five out for the winning decision (1-2). (p-s:57-39)(g/f:5-3)
Mexican Pacific League
Kevin Howard (former Memphis-Mazatlan) started at third base and batted fifth. 0-for-3 with one walk and one caught stealing.
Jermaine Curtis (Springfield-Mochis) started at second base and batted second. 0-for-1 with one run, two walks, one hit by pitch, two stolen bases, and assisted in one double play.
Iker Franco (former Springfield-Obregon) started at catcher and batted fourth. 1-for-3 with one walk and two strikeouts.
Guasave (8-11) visits Navojoa (9-10) @ 7:30 PM MST
Obregon (10-9) visits
Jose Garcia (Springfield-Aragua) entered late in the game at second base and batted second. 0-for-2, one throwing error, and assisted in one double play.
Rich Rundles (Memphis-Aragua) entered in the seventh and pitched to three batters. He allowed one hit and no runs. (g/f:2-0)(ir-s:1-0)
Cesar Izturis (former St. Louis-Lara) started at shortstop and batted second. 0-for-4 with three strikeouts, one fielding error, and assisted in one double play.
Jolbert Cabrera (former Memphis-Lara) started in left field and batted sixth. 0-for-4 with two strikeouts.
Les Walrond (former Memphis-La Guaira) started and pitched 5.1 innings. He allowed five hits, five runs (four earned), five walks, and struck five out. (p-s:102-59)(g/f:9-1)
Dmitri Young (former St. Louis-Caribes) started at first base and batted seventh. 1-for-4 with one strikeout, grounded into one double play, and assisted in two double plays.
Javier Brito (former Memphis-Margarita) started at first base and batted fourth. 1-for-5 with one run, one stolen base, grounded into one double play, and assisted in one double play.
Senger Peralta (former Johnson City-Margarita) entered late in the game in right field and batted seventh. 1-for-1 at the plate.
Sam Freeman (Springfield-Margarita) entered in the ninth and pitched one inning. He allowed no hits or runs, and one walk. (g/f:1-2)
Renyel Pinto (former Memphis-Caribes) is very happy with his transition into the rotation: Lider
La Guaira (11-7) visits Lara (6-12) @ TBA
Margarita (6-13) visits Magallanes (12-5) @ 7:30 PM VST
Hector Luna (former St. Louis-Aguilas) started at third base and batted fifth. 1-for-4 with one strikeout and grounded into one double play.
Brett Wallace (former Memphis-Escogido) started at first base and batted fifth. 0-for-2 with two walks and assisted in three double plays.
David Carpenter (former Palm Beach-Escogido) entered in the eighth and pitched one inning. He allowed one hit, no runs, and struck two out.
Former St. Louis Cardinal Matty Alou (Escogido) passed away early Thursday morning at the age of 72. He was a member of the Cardinals from 1971-73: Dominican League Official Site
Scouts corner takes a look at left-handed hitting outfielder Luis Barrera: DPL Official Site
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