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Roster Moves and Winter Leagues: Rough Night For Morton And Hamman

Roster Moves and Winter Leagues: Rough Night For Morton And Hamman


VENEZUELAN LEAGUE
Caribes de Anzoategui� 10,� Navegantes del Magallanes� 5� -- Corey Hamman continues to struggle in his relief role with Magallanes.� Los Caribes scored in each of the first three innings� -- one in the 1st, 4 in the 2nd, 2 in the 3rd, then added on single runs in each of three more innings.� Magallanes had one big inning, putting 5 runs on the board in the 3rd.� SS Argenis Diaz walked and scored, and 1B Mike Ryan hit a two-RBI single and he also scored.� Ryan also singled in the 6th but did not score.� Hamman came in to pitch to begin the top of the 6th, and he gave up a home run to the first batter he faced, then worked around a single to finish the inning.� He also began the 7th inning, but hit the first batter, then threw a wild pitch, and walked the next batter.� H...

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