Nov. 3 Cubs Recap

Junior Lake made his debut over the weekend in the Dominican Winter League as the outfielder drove in the winning run in the top of the 10th in Estrellas' 3-2 win on Sunday.

Arizona Fall League

AFL had the day off after yesterday's all-star game. The all-star game performances for Albert Almora and Kris Bryant were their first as a professional. Jorge Soler was named to the Florida State League All-Star game, played two innings, left the game, and missed the rest of the season after it was discovered he had a stress fracture in his left tibia.

Venezuelan Winter League

Loiger Padron earned his first VWL win and he only had to retire one hitter to get it. Padron (Boise) got a ground ball force out for the final out of the fifth. With Caracas already leading 3-0, they scored four more runs in the bottom of the fifth and the official scorer gave Padron (1-0 2.84 ERA) the win in the 7-0 victory. He's fanned four in 6.1 innings and hasn't issued a walk. Hector Rondon upped his scoreless streak to five innings in the Caracas win. Rondon pitched around a pair of hits and fanned one hitter, his fifth in five innings.

Dominican Winter League

Junior Lake was in the lineup for the second straight night for Estrellas as the left fielder went 1-4 and drove in his first run of the season, the game-inner in the top of the 10 in the 3-2 win over the Toros. Lake went 2-4 in his debut on Saturday. Marcos Mateo surrendered his first earned run and was charged with a blown save but ended up with his second win for Estrellas. Mateo allowed two hits and a walk in the ninth.

Julio Borbon was a pinch runner in the 8th inning and played CF in the 9th in Licey's 5-2 win over Escogido.

Mexican Pacific Winter League

Christian Villanueva hit fifth and was the DH in Obregon's 6-2 win over Hermosillo. Villanueva went 0-4 with a strikeouts and saw his average fall to .245.

Puerto Rican Winter League

SS Edwin Maysonet went 0-3 with a pair of strikeouts in Santurce's 5-1 loss to Carolina. Maysonet is 1-6 in two games. The infielder played 72 games for AAA Iowa in 2013 hitting .242/.283/.402 with 6 HR and 33 RBI in 219 at-bats.

Australian Baseball League

No Cubs prospects played. C Taylor Davis (Daytona/Tennessee) is on the Canberra roster and Ryan Searle is on the reserve list for Brisbane.

Cubs Winter League prospects stats


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