No games scheduled for Thursday.
Tony Cruz (
Tyler Greene (
Peoria Saguaros kept Surprise to just one run and won 9-1: link
Post game: link
On Friday, the league's top
prospects face off in the AFL Rising Stars game, with Pop Warner (
Mexican Pacific League
Francisco Rivera (Quad Cities): Was placed on the disabled/inactive list, retroactive October 11.
Hugo Castellanos (Memphis-free agent): Did not pitch for Obregon.
Obregon scored seven in the 8th to
Jason Motte (
Ron Flores (Memphis-free agent): Entered in the eighth and pitched to two batters. Allowed one hit and no runs. (ground out-fly out: 0-1) (inherited runners-scored: 1-1)
Margarita gave up the winning runs in the 3rd inning and lost to Lara 6-3: link
Margarita (4-4) visits Zulia Friday (5-4) @ 7:30pm VST.
Aragua @ La Guaira was postponed due to rain; no make up scheduled at this time: link
Rico Washington (Memphis-free agent): Started in left field and batted 4th. 0-for-2 with two walks. (Runners left in scoring position with 2-outs: 1)
David Freese (
Caribes beat Magallanes 6-2: link
Aragua (2-4) visits Caribes (5-2) Friday @ 7:30pm VST.
Cesar Izturis (St. Louis-free agent): Expected to join Lara in November.
Mark Worrell (
Venezuelan Parallel League
Jose Cortez (VSL): Started in left field and batted leadoff. 0-for-3 with one RBI and one caught stealing.
Ted Obregon (GCL): Started at shortstop and moved to second base, batting 2nd. 2-for-4 with one triple, one run, two stolen bases, and one strikeout.
Osmir Medina (VSL): Replaced Obregon at second base. 1-for-1 with one double.
Alberto Rivero (VSL): Started in centerfield and batted 3rd. 1-for-3 with one RBI, one run, and one sac fly.
Gerardo Mannbel (VSL): Started as designated hitter and batted 4th. 1-for-2 with one double, two runs, two walks, and one stolen base.
Yorbel Alcala (VSL): Started at catcher and batted 5th. 1-for-3 with one two-out RBI and one run.
Limbert Rivas (VSL): Replaced Alcala as catcher. 1-for-2 with one home run, three RBIs, and one run.
Roberto Espinoza (Quad Cities): Started at first base and batted 6th. 2-for-3 with one run and assisted in one double play.
Billy Bolivar (VSL): Started at third base and batted 7th. 2-for-2 with one run, one walk, and assisted in one double play.
Anthony Fonseca (VSL): Started in right field and moved to left, batting 9th. 1-for-2 with one RBI and one walk.
Yonathan Gonzalez (VSL): Started and pitched five innings. Allowed six hits, one earned run, one walk, hit one batter, and struck out two en route to the win. (ground out-fly out: 6-5).
Sergio Nieves (July 2nd signing): Followed Gonzalez and pitched three innings. Allowed one hit, one earned run, one walk, and struck out two. (ground out-fly out: 3-4)
Francisco Guzman (VSL): Entered in the ninth and pitched to one batter. Allowed no hits or runs and picked up his third save in Parallel League play. (inherited runners-scored: 2-0)
Caribes scored in the late innings
Jose Garcia (
Deimer Bier (VSL): Entered in the ninth and pitched one inning. Allowed no hits or runs and struck out one. (ground out-fly out: 1-1)
Aragua scored early and often to beat the NY Mets 9-2: link
Aragua (7-1) @ Margarita (3-5)
Amaury Marti (
D'Angelo Jimenez (Memphis-free agent): Started at third base and batted 7th. 2-for-3 with two RBIs and one walk. (Runners left in scoring position with 2-outs: 1)
Luis Perdomo (
Former Cardinal Hector Luna was 4-for-5 with a home run and four RBIs for Aguilas.
Aguila doubled up Licey 14-7: link
Licey (2-5) visit Estrellas (2-5) Friday @ 8:00pm AST.
Aguilas (2-4) welcome Azucareros (5-1) Friday @ 8:00pm AST.
Opens play Friday, no schedules posted.
Players tentatively expected to play: Donovan Solano (Springfield), Alexander Castellano (DSL), Pete Parise (Palm Beach), Davis Bilardello (Palm Beach), Nick Derba (Palm Beach), Casey Mulligan (Palm Beach), Carlos Pupo (Quad Cities), and Casey Rowlett (Memphis).
Puerto Rican League
Begins play November 6.
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