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Kieschnick, Leones scare up win

Giants prospect drives in five runs as Escogido snaps two-game skid
Dominican Winter League

Escogido 11, Cibaenas 4
Giants prospect Roger Kieschnick tripled and drove in five runs as the Leones snapped a two-game losing streak. Pirates outfielder Starling Marte was 2-for-3 with three runs scored and Giants farmhand Justin Fitzgerald struck out five and allowed four hits over five shutout innings for his first win. Astros prospect Jonathan Villar drove in a run in the loss for the Aguilas. Box score

Oriente 2, Licey 0
Rangers prospect Derek Hankins allowed two hits over four innings and fellow Texas Minor Leaguer Ben Snyder tossed four one-hit frames to earn the win for the Estrellas. Twins catcher Drew Butera doubled and scored a run while Cubs prospect Junior Lake singled and stole his second base of the season. Pirates farmhand Anderson Hernandez doubled for the Tigres. Box score

Este 4, Cibao 2
Josh Outman, who spent the 2012 season with the A's organization, fanned eight and allowed two runs on five hits over six inning to earn the win for the Toros. Red Sox prospect Dan Butler slugged a go-ahead solo homer and Eugenio Velez drove in a pair of runs. Brewers shortstop Jean Segura drove in a run and stole a base for the Gigantes. Box score

Venezuelan Winter League

Lara 5, Margarita 2
Mets farmhand Oswaldo Navarro was 2-for-4 with a double and two runs scored for the Cardenales. Mariners prospect Gabriel Noriega had two hits and drove in a run while Bobby Korecky picked up his second win after allowing a hit over an inning of relief. Mets' No. 3 prospect Wilmer Flores collected two hits in the loss for the Bravos. Box score

Magallanes 10, Aragua 5
Nationals prospect Carlos Maldonado slugged a first-inning grand slam to pace the Navegantes. Former Major Leaguer Gustavo Chacin struck out three and allowed a run on five hits over five innings while Royals farmhand Mario Lisson slugged a two-run blast. Cubs prospect Jae-Hoon Ha scored twice for the Tigres. Box score

La Guaira 7, Caracas 6
Pinch-hitter Rafael Alvarez hit a walk-off, two-run homer to deliver the win for the Tiburones. Dodgers farmhand Alex Castellanos drove in three runs and fellow Dodger C.J. Retherford was 3-for-5 with two runs scored for La Guaira. Reds prospect Josh Fellhauer had two RBIs for the Leones. Gameday box score

Zulia 2, Anzoategui 0 (7 innings)
Rangers Minor Leaguer Wilfredo Boscan allowed three hits and struck out five over five shutout innings to earn the win for the Aguilas. Braves farmhand Ernesto Mejia drove in a pair of runs and Phillies infielder Freddy Galvis singled and scored a run. Marlins prospect Jose Alvarez took the loss after allowing two runs over 4 2/3 innings. Box score

Mexican Pacific League

Mexicali 5, Navojoa 1, Game 1
Former Major Leaguer Jorge Campillo allowed a run on four hits over six innings to earn the win in the first game of a doubleheader for the Aguilas. Former Indians prospect Roman Pena had two hits and two RBIs while Chris Roberson reached base twice for Mexicali. Wes Bankston hit a solo homer in the loss for the Mayos. Gameday box score

Navaoja 10, Mexicali 7, Game 2, 10 innings
Minor League journeyman Steve Moss hit his second three-run homer of the game with two out in the bottom of the 10th inning to earn Navaoja a doubleheader split with Mexicali. Former Major Leaguer Chris Roberson was 3-for-4 with two RBIs and three runs scored for Mexicali. Gameday box score

Hermosillo 6, Guasave 5, 10 innings
Former Reds farmhand Jesse Gutierrez led off the bottom of the 10th inning with a solo homer to give Hermosillo the walk-off win. Brewers prospect Zelous Wheeler went 2-for-5 and scored a run for Guasave. Gameday box score

Los Mochis 3, Mazatlan 0
Tomas Solis (2-1) limited Mazatlan to four hits over six shutout innings without issuing a walk or recording a strikeout in Los Mochis' shutout victory. Heber Gomez and Oswaldo Morejon, the only two hitters batting above .300 for Mazatlan each had a hit. Gameday box score

Obregon 2, Culiacan 0
Former Padres Minor Leaguer Rolando Valdez limited Culiacan to three hits and a walk while fanning eight over six innings in Obregon's shutout win. Yankees infield prospect Ronnier Mustelier had one of Culiacan's six hits. Gameday box score