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Nationals' Roark helps Bravos snap skid

Right-handed pitching prospect allows a run over seven innings for Margarita
Venezuelan Winter League

Margarita 6, Lara 1

Nationals farmhand Tanner Roark earned his first win of the winter after allowing a run on five hits over seven innings as the Bravos ended their three-game losing streak. Mets' No. 3 prospect Wilmer Flores was 2-for-3 with a double and two RBIs while former Major Leaguer Rene Reyes homered for Margarita. Veteran infielder Jose Lopez was 3-for-4 with a run scored for the Cardenales, who have dropped three straight. Box score

La Guaira 13, Zulia 6

Former Major Leaguer Alex Cabrera slugged a grand slam and finished with five RBIs for the Tiburones. Dodgers prospect Alex Castellanos drove in a pair of runs and finished a double shy of the cycle while Phillies' No. 20 prospect Darin Ruf had two RBIs. Reds farmhand Felix Perez homered and scored twice for the Aguilas. Box score

Aragua 8, Caracas 7 (10 innings)

Twins' No. 5 prospect Oswaldo Arcia was 4-for-5 with a homer for the Tigres. Former Angels prospect Carlos Colmenares homered and drove in four runs while Alex Romero collected two RBIs for Aragua. Nationals prospect Carlos Rivero homered and plated three runs in the loss for the Leones. Gameday box score

Puerto Rican Winter League

Santurce 7, Ponce 5

Luis Rivera, who was drafted by the Angels in 2004, doubled and drove in two runs for the Cangrejeros. Sergio Miranda, who spent 2012 in the Braves organization, had two RBIs and Reds' No. 9 prospect Neftali Soto had two hits. Twins prospect Angel Morales homered and drove in two runs in a losing effort for the Leones. Box score

Mayaguez 5, Carolina 1

Yankees farmhand Adonis Garcia slugged a solo homer to pace the Indios. Twins' No. 4 prospect Eddie Rosario drove in a run and Royals prospect Ryan Dennick allowed four hits and struck out two over 3 1/3 innings. Enrique Hernandez (Astros) doubled home a run for the Gigantes. Box score

Caguas 3, Manati 2

Anthony Ranaudo, Boston's No. 6 prospect struck out three over three hitless innings for the Criollos. Daniel Stange (Padres) earned the win with 1 1/3 perfect frames of relief and veteran infielder Andy Gonzalez reached base three times and drove in a run. Former Major Leaguer Ruben Gotay had an RBI in the loss for the Atenienses. Box score

Dominican Winter League

Licey 12, Cibao 11

Rangers prospect Engel Beltre was 3-for-4 with two triples and three RBIs for the Tigres. Fellow Texas prospect Leonys Martin had three hits and scored twice out of the leadoff spot while veteran Anderson Hernandez (Pirates) plated a pair of runs. Rhyne Hughes, who spent 2012 with Double-A Bowie, drove in five runs for the Gigantes. Box score

Mexican Pacific League

Guasave 7, Obregon 2

Orioles prospect Zelous Wheeler homered and scored twice to lead the Algodoneros to their third straight win. Twins prospect Chris Colabello slugged a two-run homer and James Avery, who won 10 games for Double-A Erie, improved to 3-0 after allowing two runs over five innings. Barbaro Canizares went yard in the loss for the Yaquis. Gameday box score

Mazatlan 4, Navojoa 2

Former Braves farmhand Ivan Terrazas slugged a two-run homer for the Venados. Sergio Valenzuela earned the win after striking out four and allowing a run on four hits over five innings and Jose Orozco went deep for Mazatlan. Johnny Kaplan reached base twice and scored a run for the Mayos. Gameday box score

Culiacan 9, Mochis 2

Yankees Minor Leaguer Ramiro Pena drove in three runs and finished a double shy of the cycle for the Tomateros. Yankees prospect Ronnier Mustelier slugged a three-run homer and former Major Leaguer Amauri Sanit earned his fourth win with six one-hit innings. Cardinals farmhand Jermaine Curtis drove in a run for the Caneros. Gameday box score

Hermosillo 6, Mexicali 3

Former Major Leaguer Dennys Reyes allowed two runs on four hits and struck out four over five innings, but did not figure into the decision for the Naranjeros, winners of four straight. Jose Aguilar drove in a pair of runs and Humberto Cota was 3-for-4 with a run scored. Gil Velazquez, who spent 2012 in the Marlins organization, drove in a run for the Aguilas. Gameday box score