4 days until the playoffs begin.
Tony Cruz (
Tyler Herron (
Post game: link
The Sharks fall to 16-16-2 and are
a half game behind
One-game championship is November 22.
Tyler Greene (
Brad Furnish (Springfield): Entered in the fifth and pitched one inning, striking out all three batters faced and picking up his second hold in league play (two swinging and one looking). (pitches-strikes: 14-9)
Justin Fiske (
Peoria Saguaros gave up
the damaging run in the bottom of the eighth, losing 6-5 to
Post game: link
The Saguaros fall to 20-10 and are
one game ahead of
Peoria Sagauros host Peoria Javelinas Wednesday @ 12:35pm MST.
Adam Ottavino (
Brian Walton had a chance to chat it up with Tyler Greene during league play: link
Mexican Pacific League
Hugo Castellanos (Memphis-free agent): Entered in the seventh and pitched to three batters. Allowed one hit, no runs, and struck out one picking up his second hold in league play. (inherited runners-scored: 2-1)
Obregon doubled up
Obregon (10-17) visit
Obregon also placed former Memphis Redbird Iker Franco on the disabled list.
Former Cardinals' prospect Reid Gorecki went 2-for-4 with one RBI and walk for Navojoa. He also signed a minor league deal this past week to return to the Atlanta Braves organization next season.
Navojoa was spanked 10-3 by Culican: link
Francisco Rivera (Quad Cities): Currently on the
Jason Motte (
Ron Flores (Memphis-free agent): Entered in the eighth and pitched to one batter. He gave up a double, one runner scored but the second runner was drilled at home. He also earned his fourth hold of the winter season. (inherited runners-scored :2-1)
Margarita scored five in the seventh and held off Lara for a 9-8 victory: link
Margarita welcome in Lara Wednesday @ 8:00pm VST.
Former Memphis Redbird Prentice Redman didn't play for Aragua, but signed with the Seattle Mariners to stay in the organization another year.
Aragua lost 3-2 to
Aragua (9-12) takes Wednesday off, visits Magallanes (11-2) Thursday @ 7:30pm VST.
Former Springfield Cardinal Jose Garcia gave up two hits, four runs, two walks, and struck out one over two innings for Caribes.
Caribes won 10-6 over La Guaira: link
Venezuelan Parallel League
Jose Cortez (VSL): Started in centerfield and batted leadoff. 2-for-4 with two doubles, two RBIs, two runs, and one sacrifice.
Cesar Valera (July 2nd Signing): Started at shortstop and batted 2nd. 2-for-6 with one double, one RBI, and one strikeout. He also had two errors in the field.
Roberto Espinoza (Quad Cities): Started at first base and batted 4th. 2-for-4 with one double and one walk.
Ildemaro Vargas (VSL): Started at second base and batted 9th. 1-for-1 with two runsand one walk.
Miguel Lopez (VSL): Followed
Gregorio Ramos (VSL): Followed Lopez and pitched two innings. Allowed four hits, three earned runs, and two home runs en route to his second loss in league play. (ground out-fly out: 3-2)
Amaury Marti (
Licey @ Gigantes was cancelled for Tuesday.
Luis Perdomo (
Aguilas shut out Estrellas 2-0: link
Licey (12-9) visits Aguilas (13-9) Wednesday @ 8:00pm AST.
Former Cardinal Edgar Renteria has expressed his desire to return to the St. Louis Cardinals in his latest interview. Also discussed were rumors he was talking to the Joe Torre and the Los Angeles Dodgers, which he calls false. He said he will not accept a minor league deal at this time, but maybe if things do not work out later in the future: link
Ex-Cardinals' prospect Adam Daniels started and only allowed three hits and picked up the win as Sincelejo beat Cartagena 1-0 in the first game of a doubleheader: link
Puerto Rican League
P.J. Walters (
Former Cardinal John Rodriguez has yet to get a hit in eight at-bats for Santurce.
Santurce scored three in the sixth
and held off
Santurce (3-2) visits
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