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AFL/Winter League Update, 11/8/2010


Friday: Mesa 13, Surprise 5

  • Eric Farris (2B): 2-for-4, BB, 3B, SB (6), 2 RBI
  • Caleb Gindl (DH): 0-for-3, BB, RBI
  • Logan Schafer (CF): 0-for-3, BB, SB (1), R
  • Mike McClendon: 2 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 BB, 2 K

McClendon has now gone 11.1 innings without allowing an earned run.

Scottsdale 10, Phoenix 0

  • Justin James (Phoenix): 1.2 IP, 1 ER, 3 H, 0 BB, 3 K

Overall, James has a 4.70 ERA in 7.2 AFL innings, allowing ten hits, walking three and striking out eleven.

Saturday: AFL West 3, AFL East 2

  • Caleb Gindl (LF, AFL West): 0-for-4, 2 K
  • Jeremy Jeffress (AFL West): 1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 1 BB, 2 K

The AFL is off on Sundays.

At 11-9, Surprise is two games back of the Javelinas in the AFL National division.

Dominican Republic:

  • Erick Almonte appeared in two games over the weekend for Cibao and went 0-for-7 with a walk. He's hitting .147/.356/.147 in his first 11 DWL games.
  • Carlos Gomez appeared in two games for Escogido and went 2-for-9 with a run scored and three strikeouts. He's hitting .282/.378/.385 in 11 games, with two stolen bases in five attempts.


  • Josh Butler started for Hermosillo on Friday and pitched two innings, allowing three runs on five hits, walking none and striking out one. He has a 9.00 ERA with six walks and seven strikeouts in 16 innings.
  • Luis Cruz made his winter league debut for Culiacan on Friday and played three games over the weekend, going 1-for-10 with a double and an RBI.

Puerto Rico:

  • Martin Maldonado appeared in two games for Mayaguez, going 1-for-5. He's hitting .095/.095/.095 in nine games.
  • Sergio Miranda appeared in two games for San Juan, going 1-for-8, he's hitting .233/.303/.267 in eight games.
  • Darren Byrd started for Mayaguez on Friday and pitched five scoreless innings, allowing two hits, walking one and striking out two. He has yet to allow a run in nine innings as a starter.
  • Efrain Nieves started for San Juan on Sunday and pitched four innings, allowing three runs (two earned) on four hits, walking four and striking out none. He's posted a 1.88 ERA in 14.1 PWL innings, allowing nine hits and six walks while striking out eight.