Arizona Fall League
Albert Almora, Jorge Soler and Kris Bryant all got the start in Mesa's 8-1 win over Peoria Tuesday afternoon. Almora went 1-4 with a RBI while Soler was 1-3, knocking in a run and drawing walk. Bryant singled in four trips to the plate. Lendy Castillo allowed an unearned run in the eighth on three walks and a strikeout. The Solar Sox have a 1/2 game lead over Salt River with two games to play. Both of Mesa's games are with Glendale (13-14).
Venezuelan Winter League
No Cubs prospects saw action.
Dominican Winter League
Junior Lake had two singles, knocked in a run, and stole his fourth base in Estrellas' 3-2 loss to Toros. He also struck out once, was caught stealing, and grounded into a double play.
Mexican Pacific Winter League
Christian Villanueva had his best game of the season going 3-4, including a solo homer in the sixth, his third. The 22-year-old also doubled and scored three times in Obregon's 7-4 win over Mexicali. Villanueva, who's expected to start the year at AAA Iowa, was named a AA all-star yesterday by Minor League Baseball and Topps for his season at Tennessee. Arismendy Alcantara was also honored.
Marcus Hatley(1-1 2.45 ERA) earned the win in Culiacan's 1-0 win over Navajo. Hatley retired both hitters he faced in the top of the ninth and got the victory as Culiacan scored the wining run in the bottom of the ninth on a bases loaded walk. Hatley needed only six pitches in the outing, five were for strikes.
Puerto Rican Winter League
Edwin Maysonet was 3-4 with a double and a run scored in Santurce's 6-3 loss to Caguas.