Rosario drives in four in Aguilas' victory

Rosario drives in four in Aguilas' victory

Rosario drives in four in Aguilas' victory
Dominican Winter League

Aguilas 10, Licey 2
Rockies catching prospect Wilin Rosario went 3-for-5 and drove in four runs to lead the first-place Aguilas to their fourth straight victory. Astros outfielder Brian Bogusevic also had three hits and fell a homer shy of the cycle for Cibaenas, while Mets prospect Jordany Valdespin tripled home both runs for Licey. Box score

Escogido 3, Toros 2
Cubs prospect Chris Rusin struck out five over seven shutout innings as the Leones snapped a three-game losing streak. Giants first baseman/outfielder Brandon Belt had two hits and an RBI for Escogido, while Rockies prospect Hector Gomez went 2-for-4 and scored a run in a losing cause. Box score

Estrellas 6, Gigantes 5
Reds farmhand Tom Cochran pitched six strong innings as the last-place Estrellas ended a five-game slide. Angels prospect Luis Jimenez tripled home two runs and scored once for Oriente, while Brewers infielder Erick Almonte went 3-for-4 with a pair of runs scored for the Gigantes. Box score

Venezuelan Winter League

Caracas 6, Margarita 0
Reds right-hander Chad Reineke struck out seven over five innings for his league-leading fourth win as the Leones snapped a four-game losing streak. Phillies prospect Carlos Rivero went 3-for-3 with a pair of doubles, an RBI and a run scored, while Brewers Minor Leaguer Caleb Gindl homered, drove in two runs and scored twice for Caracas. Box score

Magallanes 5, Caribes 4
Astros infielder Jose Altuve capped a three-hit effort with a walk-off single in the ninth inning to give the Navegantes their league-leading 14th win. Angels prospect Darwin Perez went 2-for-2 with a pair of walks and two runs scored for Magallanes, while suspended Rockies catcher Eliezer Alfonzo slugged a game-tying two-run homer in the top of the ninth for the Caribes. Box score

Lara 6, Aragua 5
Oswaldo Navarro drove in three runs, helping the last-place Cardenales rally past the Tigres. The Astros Minor Leaguer drew a bases-loaded walk in the ninth inning to force in the go-ahead run after former big leaguer Jolbert Cabrera was hit by a pitch to produce the tying run. Minor League veteran Luis Maza went 4-for-5 with an RBI and a run scored for Aragua. Box score

La Guaira 5, Zulia 2
Major League veteran Oscar Salazar delivered a two-run double and the Tiburones went on to end a three-game losing streak. White Sox prospect Jose Martinez chipped in two hits and an RBI for La Guaira, while Yankees prospect Jose Pirela doubled home both runs for the Aguilas. Box score

Puerto Rican Winter League

Caguas 6, Ponce 0
Giants prospect Johnny Monell went 3-for-3 with a two-run homer and fell a triple shy of the cycle in his season debut as the Criollos posted their second straight win. Yuki Yanagita also went deep and had two RBIs for Caguas, while five pitchers combined on a five-hitter. Box score

Carolina 6, Mayaguez 4
Marlins farmhand Jeff Dominguez hit a solo homer, doubled and scored twice to lead the Gigantes past the Indios. Mariners prospect Daniel Carroll delivered an RBI single, walked twice and scored a run for Carolina, while Jose Ruiz (Rangers) and Jeremy Farrell (Pirates) each drove in two runs for Mayaguez. Box score

Mexican Pacific League

Culiacan 7, Los Mochis 2
Former Major Leaguer Alexis Gomez hit a two-run homer, powering the Tomateros to their league-best 15th win. Pinch-hitter Sergio Gastelum ripped a go-ahead three-run double in the sixth inning for Culiacan, while Giants outfielder Justin Christian drove in one run and scored the other for Los Mochis. Box score

Obregon 3, Guasave 0
Cubs prospect Marco Carrillo pitched 5 2/3 innings and combined with four relievers on a four-hitter as the Yaquis blanked the Algodoñeros for their third straight win. Iker Franco smacked a solo homer and fellow former Braves farmhand Doug Clark had an RBI single for Obregon. Box score

Hermosillo 2, Mexicali 1 (1st game)
Major League veteran Edgar Gonzalez allowed two hits over five scoreless innings as the Naranjeros won the opener of a doubleheader. Jesse Gutierrez cranked a solo homer for Hermosillo, while former big leaguer Oscar Robles drove in the lone run for Mexicali. Box score

Mexicali 3, Hermosillo 0 (2nd game)
Former Major Leaguer Mike Jacobs slugged a three-run homer as the Aguilas snapped a six-game losing streak. Marco Duarte allowed three hits over 4 1/3 innings for Mexicali, which got a pair of hits from Christhian Presichi. Box score

Mazatlan 5, Navojoa 0
Former Padres right-hander Walter Silva scattered six hits over seven innings as the Venados blanked the Mayos. Carlos Sievers smacked a grand slam and former Florida State League MVP Brandon Sing went 3-for-4 with an RBI and a run scored for Mazatlan. Box score