Aragua won 4-1 in 15 innings: link
John Rodriguez (Memphis-free agent) 3-for-4 with 1 HR, 1 two-out RBI, 2 runs, and 1 strike out.
Rico Washington (Springfield) 2-for-4 with 1 HR, 2 two-out RBI's, 3 runs, 1 walk, 1 strike out, and assisted in 1 double play.
Jose Garcia (Springfield-release) pitched 1.2 innings of relief, giving up no hits or runs, en route to his 3rd win in Venezuelan League play. (ground out-fly out: 4-1) (inherited runners-scored: 2-0)
Caribes won 14-3: link
Juan Richardson (Springfield-free agent) 1-for-3 with 1 ground out into double play and assisted in 1 double play.
Gigantes lost 4-3 in 10 innings: link
Venezuelan Parallel League:
Jose Contreras (Palm Beach-release) 0-for-3
Ted Obregon (DSL) 1-for-3 with 1 run and assisted in 2 double plays.
Jose Garcia (Quad Cities) 0-for-2 with 1 run, 1 walk, and 1 strike out.
Ismael Cardona (VSL) 1-for-3.
Roberto Perez (VSL) 0-for-1 with 1 RBI and assisted in 2 double plays.
Anthony Fonseca (VSL) 1-for-1 with 1 walk and 1 caught stealing.
Richard Castillo (VSL) started and pitched 5 innings, giving up 4 hits, 1 run (earned), and striking out 4, en route to his 5th win in Parallel League. (g/o-f/o: 4-6)
Javier Avendano (July 2nd signing) pitched to 3 batters in the 6th, giving up 1 hit, no runs, and striking out 2.
Cardinals beat La Guaira 2-1: link
Donovan Solano (Palm Beach) 42 games, 51-for-147 with 6 doubles, 1 triple, 20 RBI's, 26 runs, 15 walks, 3 stolen bases, 1 sacrifice, 1 sac fly, 14 strike outs, 1 caught stealing, and 12 errors (5 at 2B and 7 at SS). He is batting .347 with a .412 OBP and .401 SLG*.
Caimanes are 27-18 and 1 1/2 games up in 1st place.
* updates will be based against these stats from now on.
Boer beat Chinandega 4-3 on 12/18
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