12/27 Winter league update
Austin Bibens-Dirkx gave up three runs on four hits over 6 2/3 innings and took the loss in Zulia’s loss to Caribes on Monday in Venezuelan Winter League play. He had given up four runs over 42 1/3 innings in his previous seven starts.
Bryan LaHair is batting .263 for Magallanes in Venezuela with 14 homers and 28 RBIs in 44 games.
Cubs prospect Marco Carillo gave up one unearned run on three hits over six innings and struck out five in Obregon’s 4-2 win over Culiacan in Mexican Winter League baseball.
— Carrie Muskat