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Hernandez hits two-run triple for Caribes

Marlins outfielder also singles, scores in 8-1 victory over Leones

Venezuelan Winter League

Caribes 8, Caracas 1
Marlins outfielder Gorkys Hernandez went 2-for-3 with a two-run triple and a run scored as the Caribes pulled away to beat the Leones. Former Major Leaguer Jose Castillo contributed three hits and also drove in two runs for Anzoategui, while Tigers prospect Eugenio Suarez drove in Caracas' lone run. Box score

Lara 3, Magallanes 2 (10 innings)
Tomas Perez came through with a two-run single in the bottom of the ninth inning and Rockies farmhand Hernan Iribarren delivered a walk-off single in the 10th as the Cardenales rallied past the Navegantes. Jarrett Grube struck out six over four innings for Lara, while fellow Angels prospect Matt Shoemaker pitched 5 1/3 scoreless frames for Magallanes. Box score

Maragarita 4, La Guaira 3
Aaron Hicks, the Twins' No. 3 prospect, singled and scored the go-ahead run in the seventh inning as the Bravos rallied past the Tiburones. Mets No. 3 prospect Wilmer Flores reached base three times and scored twice for Margarita, while former Rays farmhand Cesar Suarez homered and drove in two runs for La Guaira. Box score

Zulia 9, Aragua 0
Braves prospect Evan Gattis homered, doubled and drove in three runs to lead the Aguilas past the Tigres. Phillies infielder Freddy Galvis also went deep in support of Rockies farmhand Austin Bibens-Dirkx, who allowed two hits over 3 2/3 scoreless innings. Former Minor Leaguer Alex Romero accounted for two of Aragua's five hits. Box score

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