Monthly Archives: January 2017

ABL Week 9 Recap

Despite being swept for the first time this season, the Melbourne Aces have clinched a playoff spot in the Australian Baseball League. They still lead the ABL by four games over Adelaide (who just swept them). It wasn’t exactly how … Continue reading

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Tragedy strikes the Royals

It has been confirmed that KC Royals starter Yordano Ventura died in a car accident in the Dominican Republic. He was just 25. I had the chance to see Ventura back in 2012 when he was an All-Star with High-A … Continue reading

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Zulia pounds Lara in VWL Finals opener

The Venezuelan Winter League Finals began last night and Zulia took a 1-0 best-of-seven series lead with a 12-2 victory over Lara. Zulia scored eight runs in the 6th inning in front of close to 17,000 fans. Former big leaguer … Continue reading

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Aguilas wins DWL Finals opener

The best-of-nine Dominican Winter League Finals kicked off last night, with round-robin winner Aguilas beating Licey, 4-3. Aguilas scored two runs in the bottom of the sixth and one in the seventh to win the game. Former KC Royal Francisco … Continue reading

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Finals set in both DR and VZ

On the final day of round robin play in the Dominican Winter League,┬áthere was a tie for second place, with the final spot in the finals up for grabs. Licey beat Escogido, 3-1, scoring single runs in the third, fourth, … Continue reading

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Orlando leads Lara to within one win of VWL Finals

In the two semifinal games last night in the Venezuelan Winter League, the winning teams took a three games to one lead in each series. Both teams are going for the series victories tonight. In Lara’s 5-3 victory over La … Continue reading

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Clemente League Finals are underway

The Clemente League best-of-nine finals kicked off on Saturday. The series between Caguas and Santurce is tied at one game a piece heading into today’s off day. Caguas took Game 1, 1-0. They scored the lone run in the first … Continue reading

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