Diaz is racking up strikeouts
Big reliever Jumbo Diaz had a big night in the Dominican Republic on Monday, as he fanned five batters in just 2.2 innings. 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
Catcher Jose Felix reached on a fielding error and struck out in his only two plate appearances. After two more hitless trips, the 21-year-old is now just 2-for-18 at the plate this winter.
Venezuelan Winter League
La Guaira outfielder David Paisano (.233/.349/.438) had an excellent night, going 1-for-2 with a triple, two walks, and a run batted in.
Joseph Ortiz allowed a hit and a walk to the two batters he faced, but he didn’t end up surrendering a run.
Dominican Winter League
Jumbo Diaz worked in long relief, and he had a dominant night. The large right-hander tossed 2.2 scoreless innings, allowing one hit, walking zero, and striking out five. In 14.1 innings this winter, the 25-year-old reliever has 23 strikeouts.
Engel Beltre was hitless in his only plate appearance.
Puerto Rican Winter League
Adalberto Flores yielded one run in 2.1 innings. He gave up four hits but walked zero and fanned three.
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