10/24 AFL & winter ball update
In the Arizona Fall League, Starlin Castro walked twice and scored two runs in the Mesa Solar Sox’s 11-10 loss to the Peoria Saguaros on Friday. Josh Vitters was 1-for-4 for Mesa, which will travel to Surprise on Saturday.
In the Mexican League, Cubs prospect Brian Schlitter blew a save but picked up the win in Mexicali’s 10-inning 9-8 win over Navojoa on Friday. Matt Camp went 3-for-5 with two doubles, two RBIs and scored three runs. He’s batting .389. Brad Snyder was 4-for-5 with two RBIs for Mexicali, which is managed by Iowa Cubs skipper Bobby Dickerson.
In Venezuela, Andres Blanco drove in two runs in a six-run 13th inning, hitting his second triple of the game, to lead Magallanes to a 10-4 victory over La Guaira on Thursday. Blanco also doubled and scored twice.
– Carrie Muskat