No Rangers appeared in the Dominican Republic on Thursday.
Cardenales de Lara third baseman Yangervis Solarte helped carry his club to a 6-1 victory by going 2-for-4 with a solo home run and a walk.
The 25-year-old Solarte joined Lara for the playoffs after playing with Aragua during the regular season. With the Tigres, Solarte appeared in 47 games and posted a solid .301/.365/.409 slash line. The Rangers re-signed him to a minor league deal earlier this offseason, also giving him an invitation to big league camp.
Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus had a single and a walk in four trips, as Magallanes fell, 3-1. Andrus also committed his third error in two postseason games.
Guasave fell behind 2-0 in their best-of-seven playoff series after falling to Obregon, 5-2, on Thursday. The Rangers' Jose Felix appeared as a pinch-hitter in the 11th inning and grounded out.
No Rangers appeared in Puerto Rico on Thursday.
On Thursday, Brisbane Bandits centerfielder Hirotoshi Onaka raised his batting average to .312 with a pair of singles in four at-bats. He also drove home his club's only run and stole his seventh base.
The following day (Friday, and Thursday in the states), Onaka was hitless in four at-bats. The Japan native is now hitting .299/.409/.361 with seven steals in 10 attempts over 27 contests.
Friday's hitless performance also snapped Onaka's eight-game hitting streak.
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