Winter League Action October 23

Waikiki edged Oahu 9-8 with outfielder Alfredo Silvario collecting two runs and two hits. David Pfeiffer earned a two-inning save, his first of the season. Four Dodger players didn't help the Arizona Rafters who lost 8-1 and slid farther into the league basement. Other Winter Action is also covered.

Juan Bustabad manages the Waikiki Beachboys dumped the West Division leader Oahu 9-8 in Hawaii League action, That gives them a 9-11 record but trail Honolulu, who has a 13-7 mark.

Silvario had an RBI single in a five run, fourth inning rally that erased an Oahu 3-0 lead and put Waikiki on top. Silvario also singled and scored in the sixth.

Pfeiffer took over in the eighth inning with the bases loaded and a 9-7 lead. He allowed a sac fly to score one run but retired the six Oahu batters he faced to preserve the win.

 East Division
w-l pct gb Honolulu 13-7 .650 -- Waikiki 9-11 .450 4.0 West Division w-l pct gb West Oahu 10-10 .500 -- No. Shore 8-12 .400 2.0
Dodger pitchers Pfeiffer, Jordan Pratt and Javy Guerra are doing very well. Pfeiffer's 2.25 ERA is ninth in the league.

However, Silvario, Alex Garabedian and Tommy Giles are struggling, although Silverio's 13 runs is tied for third and his six doubles ties him for fifth on the league charts.

 Hitters	         ave  gm  ab  r  h 2b 3b hr bi	
Alfredo Silverio	.250  19  72 13 18  6  0  0  7	
Alex Garabedian	        .161   9  31  2  4  2  0  0  7
Tommy Giles	        .154  15  52  2  8  4  0  0  2

 Pitching	        w-l  era  gm gs  in  h bb  so
David Pfeiffer	        0-0  2.25  6  0  12  6  1   9
Jordan Pratt	        0-1  3.18  6  0  11  7  9  16
Javy Guerra	        0-0  3.86  6  0  12  7  3  13
 Saves: Guerra, Pfeiffer 1 each.
Arizona Winter League October 23

The Surprise Raptors, with nine Dodger minor league players on the roster, are having a tough time winning games. They are last in the National Division with a 4-10 record and last in team batting average (.245) and in pitching with a 7.79 earned run average.

League standings;

National Division
       	        W-L	 pct	gb
Peoria 	        9-5	 .615	--
Phoenix  	6-8	 .462	3.0
Surprise 	4-10	 .308	5.0
Peo Saguaros 8-Surprise 1 October 22
The Saguaros stuffed the Rafters deeper into last place with an 8-1 win, despite the fact that four of the Dodgers players saw action at the same time.

Shortstop Ivan De Jesus, catcher Lucas May, third baseman Russell Mitchell and outfielder Jamie Hoffman were a collective 2-for-13 in the loss, with May knocking in the only Rafter run in the ninth inning to break the shutout.

Hoffman was 1-for-3, May 1-for-4 and both Mitchell and De Jesus were hitless in three trips.

Outfielder Andrew Lambo was the only L.A. position player that didn't see action.

Dodgers records:

 Hitters	ave  gm ab  r  h 2b 3b hr bi  sb
Andrew Lambo	.364  8  22  2  8  1  0  0  3  0
Jamie Hoffman	.353  5  17  4  6  0  2  0  3  2
Russ Mitchell	.333  2   6  0  2  0  0  0  2  0
Ivan De Jesus	.231 10  39  2  9  2  0  0  4  0
Lucas May	.154  8  26  1  4  1  0  0  2  1

 Pitchers	w-l   era gm gs in  h  bb  so
T. Schlichting	0-0  0.00  4  3  3  3   1  2
Jesus Castillo	0-0  0.00  1  0  2  2   0  2
Justin Orenduff	0-1  3.27  3  3 11  8   2  9
Brent Leach	0-0 10.57  5  0  8 11   5  2
Caribbean Leagues

 Hitters	ave  gm ab  r  h 2b 3b hr bi  
Wilkin Ruan	.333  6 21  1  7  0  1  0  0 
Jovanny Rosario	.000  4  2  0  0  0  0  0  0 

 Pitchers	w-l   era gm gs in  h  bb  so	
Yhency Brazoban	1-1  9.00  2  0  1  0   2  0
Jacobo Meque	0-0  0.00  0  0  0  0   0  0
Mexican League

 Hitters	        ave  gm ab  r  h 2b 3b hr bi sb 
Xavier Paul	        .308 10  39  9  12  2  0  3  7
Francisco Lizarraga	.267  6  15  0   4  0  0  0  0
Terry Tiffee	        .240  6  25  1   4  2  1  0  0    

 Pitchers	        w-l   era gm gs in  h  bb  so
Eric Stults	        0-0  1.64  2  2 11  6   1  12
Francisco Felix	        0-0  2.45  4  0  4  1   2   2
Jesus Rodriguez	        0-0  8.10  3  3 13 18   6  10
Jesus Castillo        	0-0 13.50  2  0  2  4   1   0	


Venezuelan League

  Hitters	ave  gm  ab  r  h 2b 3b hr bi 
Adolfo Gonzalez	.333  4  12  3  4  0  0  0  0
Eduardo Perez	.000  0   0  0  0  0  0  0  0
Luis Maza	.000  0   0  0  0  0  0  0  0

 Pitchers	w-l   era gm gs in  h  bb  so
Albert Bastardo	1-0  0.00  3  0  3  1   2  2	
Victor Garate	0-0  0.00  2  0  3  1   1  5
BJ LaMura	0-0  1.35  2  2  7  8   4  4
Eduardo Perez	0-0  3.38  3  0  5  5   1  6

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