11/5 Winter ball updates
Pat Listach’s Ponce team won its opener, 4-1, over Mayaguez in the Puerto Rican winter league on Friday.
Bryan LaHair was 1-for-4 and scored a run in Magallanes’ 6-1 win over Caracas in Venezuela Winter League play Friday. He’s batting .292.
In Mexico, Blake Parker continues to have success. The right-hander, who is playing for Naranjeros de Hermosillo, has given up a hit in one of his 12 appearances, and that also was the only time he served up a run. So far, he’s struck out 12 over 12 2/3 innings, giving up three hits and two runs and walking two.
In the Dominican, Scott Maine also has been scored on in one of his six outings. He has six strikeouts in 5 1/3 innings over six games for Estrellas de Oriente. John Gaub has given up four runs on three hits and four walks over 3 2/3 innings in seven relief outings for Leones del Escogido. He has not served up a hit or run in his last three games.
— Carrie Muskat