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.
Guasave catcher Jose Felix got a rare start on Wednesday, and he singled once in four plate appearances.
The 21-year-old catcher is 3-for-22 with one double in 16 games this winter.
Wednesday's La Guaira-Magallanes contest was a battle of young Rangers shortstops in Renny Osuna and Elvis Andrus.
The 24-year-old Osuna was hitless in four at-bats, striking out once. Andrus was 0-for-2 with a walk, a run batted in, a stolen base, and a sacrifice bunt. He also committed two errors–one fielding and one throwing.
La Guaira's David Paisano entered the game late as a defensive replacement in left field.
Guillermo Moscoso made his first-ever postseason start in the Venezuelan Winter League, and while his team picked up the victory, he had some struggles. The right-hander allowed three runs on seven hits in four innings, walking one and fanning zero.
Margarita shortstop Ray Olmedo was 0-for-2 with a base on balls.
Second baseman Esteban German was the only Ranger to play in the Dominican Republic on Wednesday, and he was 0-for-3 with a walk and an RBI.
No Rangers appeared on Wednesday.
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