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Cabrera overpowering in Toros' triumph

Dominican Winter League

Toros 8, Escogido 6
Cubs right-hander Alberto Cabrera overcame six walks by striking out 10 over four hitless innings as the Toros snapped a six-game losing streak. Indians prospect Jose Ramirez and Esteban German both drove in three runs and Braves outfielder Jose Constanza went 4-for-4 with an RBI and two runs scored for Este. Yankees outfielder Melky Mesa and Red Sox infielder Mauro Gomez had two RBIs apiece for Escogido. Box score

Estrellas 5, Gigantes 3
Cubs prospect Junior Lake capped a five-run fifth inning with a grand slam, powering the Estrellas past the Gigantes. Felix Pie chipped in two hits, an RBI and a run scored for Oriente, while Mariners outfielder Carlos Peguero delivered a two-run double for Cibao. Box score

Licey 5, Aguilas 3
Juan Miranda capped a two-RBI day by doubling home the go-ahead run in the sixth inning as the last-place Tigres dropped the Aguilas into a first-place tie. Dodgers infielder Hanley Ramirez contributed an RBI single, stole a base and scored twice for Licey, while Elian Herrera (Dodgers) went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles, an RBI and a run scored in a losing effort. Box score

Puerto Rican Winter League

Ponce 2, Caguas 1, 15 innings
Robinson Cancel hit a walk-off single to end a nearly five-hour marathon as the Leones became the last team to register double-digit victories this season. Nationals farmhand Zach Walters collected three hits and leadoff man Henry Ramos doubled twice and walked twice for Ponce, which got eight strong innings from former Rockies Minor Leaguer Tomas Santiago. Astros prospect Roberto Peña had two hits, including an RBI double, for the Criollos. Box score

Santurce 3, Carolina 1
Former Braves prospect Jason Lowey gave up a run on five hits over 7 2/3 innings as the Cangrejeros climbed one game over the .500 mark. Luis Rivera and Luis Figueroa hit RBI singles in a three-run fifth for Santurce, while former Major Leaguer Jesus Feliciano went 2-for-4 and scored the Gigantes' lone run. Box score

Mayaguez 4, Manati 1, 1st game (9 innings)
Nelvin Fuentes scattered three hits over three innings of scoreless relief as the Indios won the opener of a doubleheader. Fellow Twins prospect Eddie Rosario doubled, singled and scored twice for Mayaguez, while Red Sox infielder Ivan De Jesus went 3-for-3 with a solo homer for the Atenienses. Box score

Manati 10, Mayaguez 4, 2nd game (5 innings)
Red Sox infielder Ivan De Jesus went 2-for-3 with three runs scored and an RBI, helping the Atenienses earn a split of their twinbill. Mets prospect Juan Centeno tripled, drove in two runs and scored twice for Manati, while Twins prospect Eddie Rosario was 3-for-4 for the Indios. Box score

Mexican Pacific League

Obregon 6, Mexicali 5
Leadoff man Alfredo Amezaga went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored, sparking the Yaquis to their second straight win. Fellow Major League veteran Willy Taveras doubled twice, scored twice and drove in a run for Obregon, while former Angels farmhand Ricky Alvarez homered, tripled and collected four RBIs for the Aguilas. Gameday box score

Hermosillo 10, Culiacan 5
Jorge Cantu went 3-for-4 with a pair of RBIs and three runs scored as the Naranjeros used a nine-run fourth inning to roar past the Tomateros. Edgar Quintero also collected three hits, including a three-run homer, and Jesse Gutierrez was 3-for-4 and scored twice for Hermosillo. Leadoff man Carlos Alvarez slugged a grand slam as part of a three-hit night for Culiacan. Gameday box score

Navojoa 8, Los Mochis 6
Former Major Leaguer Ben Broussard smacked a pair of solo homers and scored three times to power the Mayos to their fifth straight win. Kraig Binick had three hits and also drove in two runs for Navojoa, while Luis Suarez went 4-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored for the Cañeros. Gameday box score

Mazatlan 4, Guasave 0
Former Padres prospect Ryan Hinson allowed four hits over seven innings to lower his ERA to 0.68 and pitch the Venados to their second win in a row. Former Reds Minor Leaguer Humberto Sosa smacked a three-run homer and Major League veteran Henry Mateo went 3-for-5 with a pair of doubles and a run scored for Mazatlan. Jose Rodriguez had two of the Algodoñeros' five hits. Gameday box score

Alberto Cabrera, Elian Herrera, Carlos Peguero, Hanley Ramirez