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Manny collects four hits in Aguilas' win

12-time All-Star scores twice, drives in a run, extends streak to eight games
Dominican Winter League

Aguilas 4, Licey 1
Manny Ramirez went 4-for-5 with an RBI and two runs scored to extend his hitting streak to eight games as the Aguilas shut down last-place Licey. Fellow Major League veteran Miguel Tejada doubled twice and drove in a run for Cibaeñas, which got five solid innings from Twins right-hander Samuel Deduno. Dodgers infielder Hanley Ramirez drove in the Tigres' only run. Box score

Gigantes 4, Estrellas 3
Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz homered with one out in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Gigantes avoided a third straight loss. Marlins prospect Marcell Ozuna provided the rest of Cibao's offense with his ninth homer, while Brad Snyder delivered a two-run double for the Estrellas. Box score

Escogido 6, Toros 5, 12 innings
Dodgers newcomer Wilkin Castillo singled home the go-ahead run in the top of the 12th inning as the last-place Leones outlasted the Toros. Red Sox infielder Mauro Gomez slugged a three-run homer and scored twice for Escogido, which got six one-hit innings from Pirates Minor Leaguer Kris Johnson. Esteban German drove in three runs and scored twice in a losing effort. Box score

Venezuelan Winter League

Margarita 8, La Guaira 6, 1st game
Padres prospect Matt Clark drove in four runs, scored twice and fell a triple shy of the cycle as the Bravos halted a three-game slide in the opener of a doubleheader. Major League veteran Henry Blanco also homered and chipped in two RBIs for Margarita, while Royals catcher Salvador Perez collected three more hits for La Guaira. Box score

La Guaira 5, Margarita 3, 2nd game (makeup of 12/10 Game 2)
Giants outfielder Gregor Blanco tripled, doubled, drove in a run and scored once, helping the Tiburones earn a split of their doubleheader. Former Minor Leaguer Junior Guerra got the start for La Guaira and allowed a run on four hits over four innings. Daryl Thompson, who spent the season with the Twins' Triple-A affiliate, hurled four scoreless frames for the Bravos, who got homers from Javier Brito and Max Ramirez. Box score

Magallanes 3, Aragua 0
Sergio Perez allowed six hits over seven innings for his league-leading eighth win as the first-place Navegantes blanked the Tigres. Rangers shortstop Elvis Andrus went 3-for-4 with a pair of doubles and a run scored for Magallanes, which has won three in a row. After driving in five runs in his previous two games, Hector Gimenez had two of Aragua's seven hits. Box score

Lara 5, Caracas 1
Hernan Iribarren, who spent the season with the Rockies' Triple-A affiliate, went 3-for-4 with a triple and two RBIs in the Cardenales' second straight victory. Braves right-hander Luis Avilan pitched 2 1/3 innings of perfect relief to get the win, while Angels farmhand Luis Rodriguez was 4-for-4 with a walk and scored the Leones' lone run. Gameday box score

Caribes 3, Zulia 2
Niuman Romero went 2-for-3 with a run scored and Orioles newcomer Jose Gil homered as the Caribes ended a three-game losing streak. Former Major Leaguer Ramon Ramirez allowed two runs on six hits over 5 1/3 innings for his fifth win, while Braves prospect Evan Gattis extended his homer streak to three games for Zulia. Box score

Puerto Rican Winter League

Carolina 1, Manati 0
Astros prospect Enrique Hernandez homered in the top of the ninth inning as the Gigantes blanked the Atenienses for their second straight win. Phillies prospect Julio Rodriguez got the start for Carolina and tossed 3 2/3 scoreless innings, while former Orioles farmhand Orlando Alfonso struck out five over eight shutout frames for Manati. Box score

Santurce 5, Caguas 4
Former Major Leaguer Luis Figueroa homered to snap an eighth-inning tie in the Cangrejeros' third straight victory. Minor League veteran Sergio Miranda went 3-for-5 with an RBI for Santurce, while Giants prospect Johnny Monell was 3-for-3 with a double and three RBIs in a losing effort. Box score

Mayaguez 7, Ponce 2
Twins prospect Daniel Ortiz went 3-for-3 and drove in two runs to lead the Indios to their second win in a row. Red Sox prospect Jeremy Kehrt allowed a pair of unearned runs on three hits over six innings but did not figure in the decision for Mayaguez, while Rangers prospect Jared Hoying accounted for half of the Leones' four hits. Box score

Mexican Pacific League

Guasave 7, Hermosillo 1
Twins prospect Chris Colabello smacked a two-run homer and Jose Rodriguez homered and drove in three runs to power the Algodoñeros past the Naranjeros. Former Padres farmhand Orlando Lara yielded an unearned run on five hits over 5 1/3 innings for the win, while Jesse Gutierrez singled in Hermosillo's lone run. Gameday box score

Mazatlan 9, Obregon 8, 10 innings
Former Major Leaguer Henry Mateo capped a three-hit night by singling in the go-ahead run in the 10th inning as the Venados scored in each of their final four at-bats to beat the Yaquis. Former Angels Minor Leaguer Jose Orozco slugged a two-run homer, singled and scored three times for Mazatlan, while Iker Franco iht a three-run blast for Obregon. Gameday box score

Navojoa 2, Culiacan 1, 10 innings
Wes Bankston drew a bases-loaded walk in the 10th inning as the Mayos outlasted the Tomateros en route to their sixth straight win. Amadeo Zazueta went 3-for-3 with a run scored and former Dodgers farmhand Florencio Bustillos pitched five shutout innings for Navojoa. Marlon Byrd doubled and singled for first-place Culiacan. Gameday box score

Mexicali 12, Los Mochis 7
Former Mets Minor Leaguer Michel Abreu went 3-for-5 with a homer and seven RBIs as the Aguilas handed the last-place Cañeros their sixth straight setback. Chris Roberson scored three times and Geronimo Gil added two hits and two RBIs for Mexicali. Jason Botts collected three hits, drove in two runs and scored twice for Los Mochis. Gameday box score

Elvis Andrus, Nelson Cruz, Marcell Ozuna