Friday, September 17, 2010

ROOKIE WINTER LEAGUE PLAYERS REPORT TO ACADEMY

Young players belonging to five Mexican League teams reported to the Liga’s academy in El Carmen, Nuevo Leon (near Monterrey) for the 2010-11 LMB Rookie Winter League season. Prospects for the Monterrey Sultanes, Saltillo Saraperos, Campeche Piratas, Tabasco Olmecas and Monclova Acereros arrived at Academia Ing. Alejo Peralta on September 14, and will be joined by youngsters from the Laguna Vaqueros, Mexico City Diablos Rojos and Oaxaca Guerreros when the season begins on September 21.

In all, five teams will play in the Rookie Winter League: Saltillo (managed by Carlos Esqueda), Monterrey (led by Miguel Flores with help from fellow LMB alums Jack Pierce and Alfredo Meza), Tabasco-Campeche (Carlos Chavez and Adelaido Rodriguez), Mexico City-Oaxaca and Laguna-Nuevo Laredo.