Off-Season’s Greetings: Games of November 15

Not much good news for Twins players.

ARIZONA FALL LEAGUE

Twins:  Sean Miller was 0-for-3.  Andrew Vasquez pitched one inning, giving up one run on two hits and a walk while striking out one.

MESA 5, SURPRISE 2 IN SURPRISE

A. J. Simcox' two-run double in the sixth gave Mesa a 3-2 lead.  Simcox (Detroit) was 2-for-4 with three RBIs.  Framber Valdez (Houston) struck out five in four innings, giving up two runs (one earned) on three hits and two walks.  Three relievers struck out eight in five perfect innings.  For Surprise, Jordan Hicks (St. Louis) pitched three innings, giving up an unearned run on two hits and no walks with two strikeouts.

GLENDALE 5, SALT RIVER 4 IN GLENDALE

Will Smith (Dodgers) hit a three-run homer in the first inning and Glendale led the rest of the way.  Salt River had the tying run on second base with one out in the ninth.  Smith's homer was his second.  Ka'ai Tom (Cleveland) was 2-for-4 with a home run (his second) and a double.  Jack Reinheimer (Arizona) was 3-for-3 with a triple for Salt River.

PEORIA 4, SCOTTSDALE 1 IN SCOTTSDALE

Peoria scored three in the second and led all the way.  Jonathan Davis (Toronto) was 3-for-4 with a walk.  Walter Lockett (San Diego) struck out six in six innings, giving up one run on two hits and a walk.

VENEZUELAN LEAGUE

Twins:  None.

MAGALLANES 12, ZULIA 10 IN MAGALLANES

Magallanes scored two in the seventh to break a 9-9 tie.  Ronny Cedeno was 3-for-5 with a double.  Jesus Valdez was 2-for-5 with two home runs (his eleventh and twelfth) and three RBIs.  Mario Lisson was 2-for-4 with a home run, his second.  For Zulia, Ali Castillo went 5-for-5 with a double and four RBIs.  Hector Gimenez was 3-for-3 with a home run (his third) and two walks, scoring four times.  Jose Herrera was 2-for-5 with a home run.

LARA 3, MARGARITA 1 IN MARGARITA

Lara scored two in the third and led the rest of the way.  Alejandro De Aza was 3-for-4 with a double.  Juniel Querecuto was 3-for-4 with a double.  Williams Perez struck out five in 4.1 innings, giving up one run on five hits and three walks.

ANZOATEGUI 8, ARAGUA 4 IN ARAGUA

Anzoategui scored six in the sixth to take an 8-3 lead.  Balbino Fuenmayor was 2-for-4 with a home run (his fourth) and a double, driving in four.

CARACAS 6, LA GUAIRA 5 IN CARACAS (11 INNINGS)

Felix Perez singled home the winning run in the eleventh inning.  Jesus Guzman was 4-for-5 with a walk and three RBIs.  Carlos Perez was 3-for-5 with a walk.  For La Guaira, Heiker Meneses was 3-for-4 with a triple and a walk.

MEXICAN LEAGUE

Twins:  None.

JALISCO 3, LOS MOCHIS 2 IN JALISCO

Jalisco took a 3-2 lead with two in the eighth, with the go-ahead run scoring on a bases-loaded walk.  Amadeo Zazueta was 3-for-5.  Daniel Guerrero pitched five innings, giving up one run on seven hits and three walks while striking out two.  For Los Mochis, Sebastian Valle was 3-for-4 with a home run (his sixth) and a double.  Luis Perez pitched five inning, giving up one run on four hits and six walks.

NAVOJOA 6, OBREGON 1 IN NAVOJOA

Max Ramirez hit a two-run homer in the second and Navojoa lead the rest of the way.  Jovan Rosa was 3-for-4 with a two-run homer, his seventh.  Zack Dodson pitched six shutout innings, giving up three hits and two walks while striking out four.

CULIACAN 3, MEXICALI 1 IN CULIACAN

Culiacan scored one in the fifth and two in the sixth to take a 3-0 lead.  Josh Fuentes was 3-for-4 with a home run, his third.  Anthony Vasquez struck out seven in 6.2 innings, giving up one run on ten hits and no walks.  For Mexicali, Javier Solano pitched seven innings, giving up three runs (two earned) on ten hits and two walks with four strikeouts.  The two teams combined for twenty-three hits but scored only four runs.

HERMOSILLO 9, MAZATLAN 7 IN MAZATLAN

Hermosillo scored five in the fifth to go ahead 6-2.  They eventually built a 9-3 lead before Mazatlan scored four in the ninth.  For Mazatlan, Roberto Valenzuela was 4-for-5 with a double.  Jeremias Pineda was 1-for-2 with a home run (his second) and two walks.  Corey Brown was 1-for-4 with three RBIs.

DOMINICAN LEAGUE

Twins:  T. J. White (Gigantes) was 0-for-5.

GIGANTES 6, TOROS 4 AT TOROS

The Gigantes scored four in the third to take a 5-0 lead.  Moises Sierra was 3-for-5 with two doubles.  For the Toros, Alexi Casilla (remember him?) was 3-for-5 with two doubles.

ESCOGIDO AT LICEY

Rained out.

ESTRELLAS AT AGUILAS

Rained out.

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