Top prospects set, clear table for Tiburones

Top prospects set, clear table for Tiburones

Top prospects set, clear table for Tiburones

Venezuelan Winter League

La Guaira 6, Caracas 2 Edgmer Escalona scattered just one earned run over four innings for La Guaira on Sunday, as Rangers No. 2 prospect Luis Sardinas and White Sox No. 9 prospect Carlos Sanchez combined to go 3-for-6 with two runs and two triples at the top of the order. Indians No. 17 prospect Jesus Aguilar went 2-for-4 with a run for Caracas, and veteran Bobby Abreu went 1-for-4. Box score

Magallanes 6, Zulia 4 The two teams combined for 22 hits, but Magallanes overcame four errors for its second win of the season. Left fielder Lew Ford went 4-for-4 with a double and a triple for the victors, while catcher Jesus Flores went 1-for-5 with a run. Box score

Aragua 6, Lara 2 Seven batters recorded hits to help Aragua stay undefeated on the season, with Juan Infante going yard. Jairo Perez went 3-for-4 with three doubles for Lara, which also got six scoreless innings of one-hit ball from Anthony Vasquez. Box score

Margarita 5, Caribes 3 Margarita earned its first win of the season with an 11-hit output and a two-run ninth inning to seal it. Manny Pina, Antoan Richardson and Adam Duvall each recorded multihit games, while Oscar Salazar went 2-for-4 for Caribes. Box score

Mexican Pacific League

Obregon 8, Mexicali 5 Iker Franco cleared the bases with a three-run double in the top of the 12th to give Obregon the victory in the extra-innings slugfest. The two teams combined for 26 hits, with Dan Robertson homering for Obregon and Ricky Alvarez going yard as part of a 3-for-5 day for Mexicali. Veteran Karim Garcia went 0-for-5 for Obregon while reliever Jeremy Accardo took the blown save in one inning of work for Mexicali. Box score

Guasave 8, Los Mochis 7 After the two teams combined for nine runs in the first inning, the bullpens settled things down in Guasave's first win of the season. Marco Tovar was rocked for five runs in two-thirds of an inning, but Jesus Pirela threw 2 1/3 scoreless innings for the win. Jonathan Castellanos also threw just two-thirds of an inning for Los Mochis, surrendering four runs. Jesus Avila went 2-for-4 with two RBIs for Los Mochis, and Mark Hamilton and Zelous Wheeler each homered for Guasave. Box score

Hermosillo 3, Navojoa 1 Barry Enright allowed just one run while scattering five hits over 5 1/3 innings, besting Jose Oyervidez (two runs on four hits in five innings) in the teams' first game of the season. Jerry Owens went 1-for-4 with a double and Yunesky Sanchez went 2-for-4 with a solo homer for Hermosillo. Rolando Acosta went 3-for-4 for Navojoa. Box score

Mazatlan 6, Culiacan 5 A four-run ninth inning propelled Mazatlan to its first win of the season on Sunday. Each of its six runs came in the last two innings against Culiacan's bullpen, as Issmael Salas and Jose Orozco homered. Refugio Cervantes went 3-for-4 with a homer for Culiacan. Amauri Sanit took a no-decision after 7 1/3 innings of one-hit, one-run ball for Culiacan. Box score

Australian Baseball League

Canberra 7, Perth 6 Both starters -- Warwick Saupold for Perth and John Holdzkom for Canberra -- gave up six runs in Sunday's ABL Championship, though Canberra's bullpen was able to keep Perth at bay for the remainder of the game after Holdzkom's 4 2/3 innings. Just five hitters between the two teams' starting lineups did not record a hit, and catcher Jack Murphy led the way for Canberra with a 3-for-4 day, including a double. Kody Hightower and Michael Wells both homered, while Perth's Luke Hughes tripled and drove in two runs. Box score

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