Winterball Roundup - 12/6

Elvis Andrus continued to right the ship on Sunday, as he had three hits in four at-bats. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's winterball action.

Arizona Fall League: Surprise - SEASON OVER
16-16, 2.0 GB


The Rafters finished with a .500 mark, two games behind the division-winning Peoria Javelinas in the Arizona Fall League's West Division.

Mexican Pacific League


No Rangers appeared on Sunday.

Venezuelan Winter League


Magallanes shortstop Elvis Andrus got his average back over .300 on Sunday by going 3-for-4 with a double, a walk, and a run batted in. After a slow start, Andrus had collected extra-base hits in each of his last three contests.

First baseman Max Ramirez was 1-for-4 with his seventh double of the winter.

Shortstop Renny Osuna didn't get a hit in three at-bats.

Dominican Winter League


Toros leadoff hitter and left fielder Esteban German went 0-for-4 with a walk against Ponce of the Puerto Rican League.

Joaquin Arias, Escogido's leadoff man and shortstop, continued to play well since returning to the lineup. He was 2-for-5 with two RBIs and a stolen base, raising his batting average to .299. In four games since returning, Arias is 7-for-17 with five runs batted in.

Julio Borbon singled twice in four trips. He stole his fifth base of the winter, but he was also caught stealing for the fifth time.

Puerto Rican Winter League


No Rangers appeared on Sunday.

Australian Claxton Shield


Five Australian teams are competing for the Claxton Shield. Two Rangers are represented in Aaron Thompson (Queensland) and Tim Stanford (New South Wales).

In two appearances with the Queensland Rams, the right-hander Thompson has allowed two runs on three hits in one inning, walking zero and striking out one.

Stanford has not yet begun playing for NSW.



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