The Gigantes del Cibao, with Nelson Cruz, Leury Garcia, and Hanser Alberto, finished their 2012…
Rangers Winterball Roundup – 12/26
Dominican Winter League There were no games in the Dominican Republic on Wednesday. The circuit begins its round-robin postseason on Thursday, which includes the Aguilas Cibaenas, Estrellas de Oriente, Leones del Escogido, and Toros del Este. Rangers infield prospect Leury Garcia, who played with Cibao during the regular season, has been added to the Aguilas roster for the playoffs. The Aguilas also have sidearming reliever Johan Yan. While right-hander Lisalverto Bonilla is on the Escogido roster, he has not appeared in a game since December 8. Venezuelan Winter League The Venezuelan circuit was also dark on Wednesday. Its regular season concludes on December 30. Liga Paralela (Venezuela Minor League) The Liga Paralela season concluded on Friday with Magallanes finishing off Tampa Bay in the best-of-three championship series. Mexican Pacific League Algodoneros de Guasave catcher Jose Felix (.317/.337/.415) singled twice in four at-bats. The 24-year-old Mexico native has appeared in 27 games this winter, going 26-for-82 with eight doubles. He's drawn two walks and whiffed nine times. Behind the plate on Wednesday, Felix threw out one of two attempted base stealers. Puerto Rican Winter League Hot-hitting Ponce catcher Zach Zaneski raised his batting average to an even .300 with his second consecutive three-hit performance. After going 3-for-5 on Wednesday, Zaneski is now 12-for-40 with a pair of doubles in 14 games. Jared Hoying appeared as a seventh-inning pinch hitter and walked in his only plate appearance. He finished the game in left field. Subscribe to LoneStarDugout.com today! Only $79.95 brings you one full year of Total Access Pass and all premium content on LoneStarDugout.com, Scout™ Player and Roster Database (including the 'Hot News' at the top of the site), Breaking News and Information, Total Access to all Scout.com Websites, and Player Pages, detailing the progress and careers of players from high school, the minors, and the pro ranks. Sample the LoneStarDugout.com 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 LoneStarDugout.com Total Access Pass™ at $79.95.
4 Fans online
- Game 97: ZMac and the rested pen go for another win...
- Game 99 - press the pedal
- Game 95: Can Bauer Bookend the Break
- Game 101: first of the the 39 more wins needed for playoffs?
- Game 100: Salazar bounce-back?