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Hanley collects three hits in Tigres' debut

Dominican Winter League

Licey 5, Aguilas 1
Hanley Ramirez went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles and two runs scored in his debut for the Tigres, who snapped a five-game losing streak. Braves infielder Juan Francisco was 2-for-2 with a pair of walks and an RBI for Licey, while Miguel Tejada singled twice for the Aguilas. Box score

Escogido 7, Toros 5
Nationals prospect Eury Perez went 3-for-5 with a triple and two runs scored as the Leones snapped the Toros' three-game winning streak. Pinch-hitter Abraham Almonte (Yankees) capped Escogido's three-run seventh inning with a go-ahead two-run triple, while Giants prospect Angel Villalona had two hits and two RBIs in a losing effort. Box score

Estrellas 4, Gigantes 3, 16 innings
Indians prospect Juan Diaz singled home the go-ahead run in the 16th inning as the first-place Estrellas outlasted the Gigantes for their sixth straight win. Todd Linden, who spent the season with the Giants' Triple-A affiliate, smacked his sixth homer for Oriente. Blue Jays outfielder Moises Sierra singled, walked three times and drove in a run for Cibao, which used 13 pitchers. Box score

Venezuelan Winter League

Caracas 6, Lara 5, 10 innings
Padres outfielder Jesus Guzman slugged a leadoff homer in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Leones their third consecutive win. Carlos Rivero (Nationals) and Luis Rodriguez also went deep for Caracas, while Mariners prospect Gabriel Noriega singled twice, walked twice, drove in two runs and scored once for the Cardenales. Gameday box score

Zulia 13, Aragua 6
Reds prospect Henry Rodriguez went 3-for-5 with a homer, three RBIs and two runs scored to lead a 20-hit attack in the Aguilas' fourth straight victory. Jose Flores, who played at two levels in the Giants system this season, was 4-for-6 with three runs scored to raise his average to .417 for Zulia, which got four RBIs from Phillies infielder Freddy Galvis. Former Minor Leaguer Jorge Cortes homered twice and drove in three runs for the Tigres. Box score

Margarita 12, Magallanes 2
Mets prospect Wilmer Flores doubled, singled and drove in three runs as the Bravos ended a three-game slide. Cubs outfielder Dave Sappelt drilled a two-run homer and former Pacific Coast League All-Star Rene Reyes collected three hits and scored three times for Margarita. Nationals catcher Jesus Flores had two hits and scored a run for the first-place Navegantes. Box score

Mexican Pacific League

Navojoa 13, Mazatlan 3
Former Minor Leaguer Steve Moss went 4-for-5 with three homers, five RBIs and four runs scored to power the Mayos past the Venados. Genaro Andrade drove in three runs for Navojoa, while Heber Gomez was 3-for-4 with a pair of RBIs for Mazatlan. Gameday box score

Culiacan 3, Hermosillo 2
Emmanuel Valdez homered to snap a sixth-inning tie as the Tomateros edged the Naranjeros to grab sole possession of first place. Former Major Leaguer Amauri Sanit recorded his league-leading fifth win, yielding two runs -- one earned -- on five hits over six innings. Jose Amador had two hits and an RBI for Hermosillo. Gameday box score

Obregon 3, Los Mochis 0
Former Cubs Minor Leaguer Marco Carrillo gave up four hits over six innings as the Yaquis blanked the Cañeros for their third win in a row. Former Major Leaguers Willy Taveras and Barbaro Canizares homered for Obregon, while Cardinals prospect Jermaine Curtis doubled and walked twice for Los Mochis. Gameday box score

Mexicali 6, Guasave 5, 10 innings
Former Indians farmhand Roman Peña homered in the ninth inning and A's newcomer Luke Montz slugged a solo shot in the 10th as the Aguilas knocked the Algodoñeros out of first place. Montz and Geronimo Gil each drove in two runs for Mexicali, while Orioles Minor Leaguer Zelous Wheeler collected three hits, including his seventh homer, for Guasave. Gameday box score

Puerto Rican Winter League

Mayaguez 3, Ponce 1
Royals prospect Ryan Dennick allowed a run on three hits over six innings as the Indios handed the last-place Leones their fifth straight loss. Irving Falu (Royals) ripped a two-run triple and scored in the third inning for Mayaguez, while Rangers prospect Jorge Alfaro had two hits and scored Ponce's only run. Box score

Carolina at Santurce, postponed

Caguas at Manati, postponed


Jesus Guzman, Eury Perez, Hanley Ramirez