Winterball Roundup - 11/8

Nelson Cruz played in his first Dominican Winter League game of the year on Saturday, going 1-for-3. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's winterball action.

Arizona Fall League: Surprise 9 – Peoria Javelinas 6
9-19, 7.5 GB

Justin Smoak raised his Fall League batting average to .405 with a double and a walk in two plate appearances on Saturday.

Andrew Laughter earned his first save of the Fall after tossing a scoreless inning.

Mexican Pacific League

No Rangers saw action on Saturday.

Venezuelan Winter League

Ben Harrison (.306/.375/.528) extended his hitting streak to 14 games by going 2-for-3 with a walk.

DH Max Ramirez (.213/.327/.532) doubled once in five at-bats.

Elvis Andrus singled twice and knocked home two runs in four at-bats.

Dominican Winter League

Cibao slugger Nelson Cruz played in his first game and went 1-for-3 with a single and a sacrifice fly.

Joselo Diaz apparently got the starting nod one day after he pitched in relief. He gave up four earned runs on four hits and four walks in one inning pitched.

Puerto Rican Winter League

No Rangers appeared on Saturday.


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