Cruz doubled in his first game this year
Nelson Cruz played in his first game of the winter on Tuesday, while Max Ramirez and Julio Borbon had solid nights at the plate. Lone Star Dugout takes a look at all of the day's winterball action.
Arizona Fall League: Surprise - SEASON OVER
16-16, 2.0 GB
The Rafters finished with a .500 mark, two games behind the division-winning Peoria Javelinas in the Arizona Fall League’s West Division.
Mexican Pacific League
No Rangers appeared on Tuesday.
Venezuelan Winter League
Designated hitter Max Ramirez (.231/.352/.462) was the star offensively for La Guaira, as he was 1-for-4 with a home run and three RBI’s in the 5-3 victory. The long ball was Ramirez’s eighth of the winter.
Pinch runner Renny Osuna had a run scored.
Magallanes shortstop Elvis Andrus singled once in four at-bats.
Dominican Winter League
Cibao designated hitter Nelson Cruz played in his first game of the winter. He was 1-for-4 with a double and a walk.
Toros left fielder Esteban German singled once and walked once in five trips. He also stole a pair of bases, giving him five on the season.
Aguilas Cibaenas leadoff hitter Julio Borbon led the way, driving home all three of his team’s runs on Tuesday. Borbon singled twice and walked once.
Puerto Rican Winter League
Adalberto Flores picked up the hold despite his struggles. He yielded a run on three hits in two-thirds of an inning.
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