Milledge doubles twice in Aragua win

Milledge doubles twice in Aragua win

Milledge doubles twice in Aragua win
Venezuelan Winter League

Aragua 5, Margarita 1
Major League veteran and White Sox farmhand Lastings Milledge smacked a pair of doubles, driving in a run and scoring once for Aragua. The 26-year-old outfielder spent all but two games this year with Triple-A Charlotte, where he hit .295 with 12 homers. Red Sox catching prospect Ryan Lavarnway got on base three times for Margarita, smacking a double and walking twice. Toronto Minor Leaguer Yohan Pino picked up the win by striking out three over two scoreless innings. Box score

Magallanes 13, Zulia 4
Nationals catcher Jesus Flores finished a triple shy of the cycle, plating three runs and scoring twice in the victory. Tigers infield prospect Argenis Diaz (contributed three hits, three runs and two RBIs while Darwin Perez (Tigers) added three hits, two RBIs and two runs for the Navegantes. Yankees prospect Jose Pirela went 4-for-4 in the losing effort. Box score

La Guaira 4, Caribes 3
Major League veteran Oscar Salazar hit a solo homer, while fellow veteran Gregor Blanco and Yankees farmhand Terry Tiffee also drove in runs for the Tiburones. Former Dodgers Minor League Heath Totten allowed one run on three hits over five innings en route to the win. Box score

Caracas 5, Lara 4
Rays farmhand Daniel Mayora went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run for the Leones. Teammates Raul Padron and Ronald Bermudez -- who play in the Indians' and Red Sox's Minor League systems -- combined to go 4-for-8 with three runs scored. Houston farmhand Oswaldo Navarro went 2-for-4 with two RBIs for the Cardenales. Box score