Making his second appearance in as many days, Aguilas Cibaenas reliever Johan Yan earned his first save of the postseason. The sidearming righty hurled the game's final 1.1 innings, tossing scoreless ball. He didn't allow a hit and walked one without recording a strikeout.
Guilder Rodriguez got a rare start for Lara on Saturday, batting leadoff and playing in left field. The veteran utilityman had a strong all-around performance, going 2-for-2 (both singles) with a hit-by pitch and his third stolen base. Rodriguez is now hitting .271 on the campaign.
Magallanes shortstop Elvis Andrus, who is beginning to heat up late in the regular season, had a single and two walks in four plate appearances.
Aragua second baseman Yangervis Solarte singled once and walked once in four trips. He also committed his ninth error.
Guasave catcher Jose Felix, who batted ninth on Saturday, held his batting average at a steady .326 by going 1-for-3.
Leones de Ponce corner outfielder Jared Hoying whiffed three times on Saturday, but he also singled twice in five at-bats. He's now batting .235 on the winter. Catcher Zach Zaneski was 1-for-5, striking out twice.
No Rangers appeared in Australia on Saturday.
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