Mexican Pacific League
Obregon lost 3-2: link
Aragua beat Margarita 9-0: link
Rico Washington (Springfield) 0-for-5 with 2 strike outs.
Jose Garcia (Springfield-release) pitched 3 innings of relief, giving up 2 hits, no runs, 1 wild pitch, and striking out 1, en route to his 1st win in the Venezuelan League playoffs. (g/o-f/o: 5-3) (inherited runners-scored: 3-1)
Caribes beat Lara 7-5: link
VWL Playoff Standings:
1. (tie) Lara 9-4 (Cesar Izturis)
1. (tie) Aragua 9-4 (Jose Martinez)
3. La Guaira 5-7
4. Caribes 5-8 (Rico Washington and Jose Garcia)
5. Margarita 4-9
Next game is today (1/18). Caimanes (Donovan Solano) lead the championship series 2-0.
Game 1 (1/15): 1-for-3 with 1 walk
Game 2 (1/16): 1-for-3 with 1 double, 1 RBI, and 1 HBP.
Next game is today (1/18), with the LNBP championship series tied up at 1-1.
Note: Join in the discussion about the Cardinals players in winter ball on our premium message board here.
© 2008 stlcardinals.scout.com. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, rewritten or redistributed.