Tuesday, February 1, 2011

CARIBBEAN SERIES SCOUTING REPORT: Dominican Republic

ESTE TOROS
LOCATION
: La Romana, La Romana, Dominican Republic
LEAGUE: Dominican Winter League
FIRST SEASON: 1983
PENNANTS: 2 (1995, 2011)
CS TITLES: 0
2010-11 RECORD: 27-22 (17-6 in playoffs)
MANAGER: Dean Treanor
TOP HITTERS: OF Andy Dirks (.315/5HR/26RBI), 2B Esteban German (.319/2HR/20SB), 2B Victor Mercedes (.301/15R), 1B Mauro Gomez (.279/4HR/21RBI), OF Ricardo Nanita (.273/3HR/22RBI).
TOP PITCHERS: Humberto Sanchez (5-1/2.39/21SO), Raul Valdez (5-3/2.95/49SO), Aneury Rodriguez (4-2/2.06/37SO), Fernando Abad (3-0/2.38/37SO), July Manon (0-2/3.14/6SV).
CS SCHEDULE: WED 2/2 3pm vs. Obregon, THU 2/3 3pm vs. Anzoategui, FRI 2/4 7:30pm vs. Caguas, SAT 2/5 3pm vs. Obregon, SUN 2/6 3pm vs. Anzoategui, MON 2/7 7:30pm vs. Caguas

CARIBBEAN SERIES SCOUTING REPORT: Mexico

OBREGON YAQUIS
LOCATION: Obregon, Sonora, Mexico
LEAGUE: Mexican Pacific League
FIRST SEASON: 1958
PENNANTS: 5 (1966, 1973, 1981, 2004, 2011)
CS TITLES: 0
2010-11 RECORD: 38-30 (12-4 playoffs)
MANAGER: Eddie Diaz
TOP HITTERS: 1B Barbaro Canizares (.320/12HR/46RBI), C Iker Franco (.273/9HR/44RBI), 3B Agustin Murillo (.262/14HR/47RBI), OF Doug Clark (.314/5HR/26RBI), SS Everth Cabrera (.301/8SB)
TOP PITCHERS: Marco Quevedo 6-1/2.63/35SO), Rolando Valdez (6-4/3.86/84SO), Marco Carrillo (4-4/4.07/55SO), Luis Ayala (2-0/2.27/12SV), Hector Navarro (2-2/4.81/8SV)
CS SCHEDULE: WED 2/2 3pm vs. Este, THU 2/3 7:30pm vs. Caguas, FRI 2/4 3pm vs. Anzoategui, SAT 2/5 3pm vs. Este, SUN 2/6 7:30pm vs. Caguas, MON 2/7 3pm vs. Anzoategui

CARIBBEAN SERIES SCOUTING REPORT: Puerto Rico

CAGUAS CRIOLLOS
LOCATION
: Caguas, Puerto Rico
LEAGUE: Puerto Rico Baseball League
FIRST SEASON: 1938
PENNANTS: 15 (1941, 1948, 1950, 1954, 1956, 1958, 1960, 1968, 1974, 1977, 1979, 1981, 1987, 2001, 2011.
CS TITLES: 3 (1954, 1974, 1987)
2010-11 RECORD: 31-16 (11-9 playoffs)
MANAGER: Carmelo Martinez
TOP HITTERS: Edgardo Baez (.279/3HR/24RBI), Luis Figueroa (.361/2HR/25R), Greg Porter (.336/2HR/17RBI), Javier Valentin (.283/3HR/15RBI), Alex Cora (.270/0HR/19R)
TOP PITCHERS: Sho Iwasaki (8-1/3.19/40K), Shota Oba (4-0/2.39/22K), Luis Cruz (3-2/2.93/18SO), Erik Arneson (3-2/2.35/15SO), Saul Rivera (0-1/0.42/15SV)
CS SCHEDULE: WED 2/2 7:30pm vs. Anzoategui, THU 2/3 7:30pm vs. Obregon, FRI 2/4 7:30pm vs. Este, SAT 2/5 7:30pm vs. Anzoategui; SUN 2/6 7:30pm vs. Obregon, MON 2/7 7:30pm vs. Este

CARIBBEAN SERIES SCOUTING REPORT: Venezuela

ANZOATEGUI CARIBES
LOCATION
: Puerto la Cruz, Anzoategui, Venezuela
LEAGUE: Venezuelan Professional Baseball League
FIRST SEASON: 1991
PENNANTS: 1 (2011)
CS TITLES: 0
2010-11 RECORD: 34-29 (15-8 playoffs)
MANAGER: Julio Franco
TOP HITTERS: IF Juan Camacho (.466/6HR/26RBI), OF David Sappelt (.297/1HR/10RBI), IF Alexi Amarista (.296/9HR/34RBI), OF Mike Wilson (.281/4HR/14RBI), C Eliezer Alfonso (.225/9HR/35RBI),
TOP PITCHERS: Andrew Baldwin (5-2/2.08/47SO), Ramon Ramirez (3-1/2.47/27SO), Stephen Bray (3-1/1.97/14SO), Jose Alvarez (3-3/3.90/21SO), Brayan Villarreal (5-0/2.32/1SV)
CS SCHEDULE: WED 2/2 7:30pm vs. Caguas, THU 2/3 3pm vs. Este, FRI 2/4 3pm vs. Obregon, SAT 7:30pm vs. Caguas, SUN 2/6 3pm vs. Este, MON 2/7 3pm vs. Obregon