Winterball Roundup - 10/9

Surprise leadoff hitter Julio Borbon helped lead the Rafters to their first win of the season on Thursday afternoon. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at the day's Arizona Fall League action.

Arizona Fall League: Surprise 8 – Scottsdale 7 (10 innings)
1-2, 2.0 GB

Centerfielder Julio Borbon reached base four times in his second Fall League game on Thursday afternoon. The 22-year-old went 2-for-4 with two walks [one of which was intentional] and a stolen base.

Reliever Andrew Laughter was the only other Rangers prospect to get into the game. The big righty pitched two innings, allowing one unearned run on one hit and one walk. He struck out two.

Mexican Pacific League
Begins October 11

Venezuelan Winter League
Begins October 14

Dominican Winter League
Begins October 15

Puerto Rican Winter League
Begins November 6


Subscribe to today! Only $79.95 brings you one full year of Total Access Pass and all premium content on, Scout™ Player and Roster Database (including the 'Hot News' at the top of the site), Breaking News and Information, Total Access to all Websites, and Player Pages, detailing the progress and careers of players from high school, the minors, and the pro ranks.

Sample the Total Access Pass™ at no risk for 7 days, then pay only $7.95 or $21.95. If you want to save 2 months off the monthly subscription price, simply choose the annual Total Access Pass™ at $79.95.

Future Rangers Top Stories