Tony Cruz (
Jim Rapoport (
Tyler Herron (
Post game: link
The Sharks fall to 14-15-2 and 2.5
Also participating: Blake King (
Tyler Greene (
Justin Fiske (
Peoria Saguaros scored 13 runs in the first three innings to beat Peoria Javelinas 13-4: link
Post game: link
The Saguaros improve to 19-8 and
take a two-game lead over
Peoria Saguaros welcome
Mexican Pacific League
Hugo Castellanos (Memphis-free agent): Did not pitch for Obregon.
Obregon jumped on
Obregon (8-16) welcome
Francisco Rivera (Quad Cities): Currently on the
Jason Motte (
Caribes lost to Lara 6-5: link
Caribes (8-12) welcome Lara (11-9) Saturday @ 6:00pm VST.
Margarita lost to Magallanes 8-5: link
Margarita (8-13) visits
Aragua beat Zulia 4-2: link
Aragua (8-10) visits Zulia (13-9) Saturday @ 5:30pm VST.
VWL official site posted an interview with the interim manager of Margarita: link (small mention of Luke Gregerson)
La Guaira hired Phil Regan as pitching coach, after he was fired as manager by Margarita this past week: link
Mark Worrell (
Venezuelan Parallel League
Ted Obregon (GCL): Started at second base and batted leadoff. 1-for-3 at the plate and assisted in one double play.
Alberto Rivero (VSL): Started in centerfield and batted 2nd. 1-for-3 with one walk and one strikeout.
Limbert Rivas (VSL): Started at catcher and batted 7th. 1-for-3 with two strikeouts. Had one passed ball behind the plate.
Carlos Noguera (VSL): Started and lasted just 1.1 innings. Allowed seven hits, seven earned runs, one home run, one walk, and struck out one en route to his third loss in league play. (ground out-fly out: 2-1)
Miguel Lopez (VSL): Followed Noguera and pitched 3.2 innings. Allowed four hits, two earned runs, two home runs, threw one wild pitch, and struck out two. (ground out-fly out: 3-5) (inherited runners-scored: 1-0)
Gregory Ramos (VSL): Pitched the final three frames. Allowed two hits, no runs, one walk, and struck out three. (ground out-fly out: 6-0)
Jose Calero (GCL): Entered in the seventh and pitched two innings. Allowed two hits, one earned run, one home run, and struck out three. (ground out-fly out: 2-1)
Aragua fell behind early and never
recovered, losing 5-2 to
Fernando Cedeno (VSL): Entered in the eighth and pitched one inning. Allowed no hits or runs, and walked one. (ground out-fly out: 1-2)
Caribes added five runs in the
sixth and beat
Aragua (12-10) @ Caribes (15-4)
Amaury Marti (
D'Angelo Jimenez (Memphis-free agent): Started at third base and batted 9th. 1-for-3 with one run and one strikeout (looking). Assisted in one double play in the field.
Licey scored six in the eighth to insure an 8-1 victory over Estrellas: link
Licey (10-8) welcome Escogido (9-8) Saturday @ 7:30pm AST.
Luis Perdomo (
Former Cardinal Hector Luna went 3-for-5 with a solo home run for Aguilas.
Aguilas pounded on Azucareros 11-2: link
Aguilas (9-9) visits Gigantes (11-7) Saturday @ 7:30pm AST.
Ex-Cardinals Ron Belliard, Pedro Borbon, and Felix Jose were honored at Licey's 101 year celebration: link
Puerto Rican League
Felipe Lopez (St. Louis-free agent): Did not play for Santurce.
Santurce gave up six runs in the
third and fourth combined and lost to
Sacturce (1-1) welcome
Luis Mateo (
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