12/27 Winter ball update
Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro went 2-for-4 with two RBIs in Escogido’s 6-0 win over Estrellas on Sunday. He hit a RBI single in the first and added another in the eighth. Cubs prospect Bryan LaHair was 1-for-4 for Estrellas. On Monday, Escogido plays host to Los Toros. Escogido, Estrellas, los Toros and los Gigantes are vying to represent the Dominican Republic in the Caribbean Series.
— Carrie Muskat