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11/24 Winter ball update

In his first game with Estrellas in the Dominican Winter League, Junior Lake went 2-for-5 and scored two runs to help in a 6-0 win over Escogido on Wednesday. Lake batted .296 in 28 games in the Arizona Fall League, which ended Nov. 17.

In Venezuela, Marwin Gonzalez had a hit for Caracas, and now is batting .333 in 24 games.

In Mexico, Marco Carrillo gave up two hits over six shutout innings to help Obregon beat Mazatlan, 5-1. Carrillo struck out five and walked three. Carillo compiled a 2.36 ERA in 29 games, including seven starts, with Double-A Tennessee. He began last season with the Smokies, then was bumped up to Triple-A Iowa from late May until mid July, when he was 2-1 with a 6.10 ERA in 11 games (two starts) before rejoining Tennessee. He’s now 2-2 with a 2.28 ERA in eight starts in Mexico.

Blake Parker, another Cubs prospect, threw one inning of relief on Wednesday for Hermosillo in Mexico. He’s given up runs in three of his 20 appearances, and has a 3.32 ERA over 21 2/3 innings.

— Carrie Muskat

11/7 Winter league roundup

Chris Rusin struck out five over seven shutout innings to help Escogido beat los Toros, 3-2, in the Dominican Winter League on Sunday. Rusin, a fourth-round pick in 2009, gave up three hits and picked up the win. John Gaub was credited with a hold, pitching in relief.

Marco Carrillo, another Cubs prospect, pitched 5 2/3 innings and combined with four relievers on a four-hitter as Obregon blanked Guasave, 3-0, in Mexican Winter League play. Carrillo struck out one and walked three.

— Carrie Muskat