Some updates below from members of the Rangers organization currently playing in winter ball:
Arizona Fall League: C Jose Trevino went 7-for-15 with a walk over his final 4 games with Surprise, and also went 2-for-3 in the AFL Championship game loss against Mesa, accounting for both hits by the Saguaros…RHP Shane McCain finished with 8.1 scoreless innings spanning his final 6 appearances, as AFL opponents batted .133 (4-30) with 3 walks and 13 strikeouts…McCain also pitched 1.2 shutout frames for Surprise in Saturday's AFL championship…INF Andy Ibanez finished with a .281 (18-64) average in the AFL, ranking 4th on the Surprise club in hits.
Dominican Winter League: INF Hanser Alberto is batting .385/.406/.508/.913 with 2 HR and 13 RBI over 16 games with Cibao…he leads the DWL in batting average and ranks among circuit leaders in RBI (2nd), OBP (T2nd), slugging (3rd), and hits (T4th, 25)…RHP Nick Martinez has won 3 consecutive starts, totaling 18.0 scoreless innings in those outings, as opponents are batting just .153 (9-59) in that span.
Venezuelan Winter League: C Robinson Chirinos has reached safely in 8 of his first 9 games with Magallanes, batting .321 (9-28) with 3 RBI and 3 walks.
Australian Baseball League: OF LeDarious Clark has gone 5-for-16 (.313) and is 5-for-5 in steal attempts over his first 4 games with Adelaide.