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    Winter League Playoffs 1/15 — A Loss For Figueroa

    Checking on a few Pirates' players and friends in Sunday's winter league playoff action:   VENEZUELAN LEAGUE Tigres de Aragua  5,  Caribes de Anzoategui  3 A 4-run top of the 9th gave Los Tigres the win.  Los Caribes got the scoring started with a solo home run in each of the first...

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    Winter League Playoffs 1/14 — Two Doubles For Gimenez

    Saturday's action with the Pirates' players and friends:   VENEZUELAN LEAGUE Tigres de Aragua  5,  Caribes de Anzoategui  2 Two doubles by 1B Hector Gimenez accounted for 3 of Los Tigres' 4 runs in the first two innings.  In the top of the 1st, Gimenez followed a single with his first double,...

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    Winter League Playoffs 1/13 — Homer and 3 RBI For Moss

    The Mexican Pacific and Puerto Rican Leagues have Friday night off, but the Dominicans and Venezuelans continue to play, with a few Pirates' players and friends:   DOMINICAN LEAGUE Aguilas Cibaenas  8,  Leones del Escogido  4 Los Aguilas broke a 4-4 tie with 3-runs in the 6th, for an unusual loss for...

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    Winter League Playoffs 1/12 — Hernandez On A Roll; Welch Too

    Pirates' players and friends in winter league action on Thursday:   DOMINICAN LEAGUE Gigantes del Cibao  6,  Aguilas Cibaenas  4 A 4-run 5th inning made the difference for Los Gigantes.  Both teams scored 2 runs in the 2nd inning -- Los Gigantes with a walk, three singles, and a ground out double...

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    Winter League Playoffs 1/11 — Gimenez Gives Aragua A Win, Welch Homers

    A few Pirates' players and friends in winter league action:   DOMINICAN LEAGUE Leones del Escogido  7,  Aguilas Cibaenas  1 RF Brandon Moss scored Los Aguilas' only run, when he singled to lead off the 2nd inning.  A fielding error on the play allowed him to move up to second base, and...

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    Winter League Playoffs 1/10 — Another Homer For Moss

    Looking at a few Pirates' players and friends in Tuesday's winter league action:   VENEZUELAN LEAGUE Tigres de Aragua  2,  Aguilas del Zulia  1 Los Tigres scored first, with one run in the 4th, on a sacrifice fly by LF Jorge Cortes.  Los Aguilas tied the score in the 5th inning, on...

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    Winter League Playoffs 1/9 — Hernandez And Moss Homer

    Only the Dominican League and the Venezuelan League had playoff games on Monday, with just a few Pirates' players and friends involved:   VENEZUELAN LEAGUE Caribes de Anzoategui  16,  Tigres de Aragua  8 Seven Runs in the 7th inning gave Los Caribes the big win, as they posted 19 hits, while holding...

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    Winter League Playoffs 1/8 — Navarro’s First Homer

    Checking in on Pirates' players and friends in Sunday's winter league action   VENEZUELAN LEAGUE Tiburones de La Guaira   9,  Caribes de Anzoategui  1 Los Caribes were held to just 5 hits, and with 4 walks, they bounced into 5 double plays.  That limited their run-scoring, and in fact their only run...

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    Winter League Playoffs 1/7 — Singh Takes Loss; Hernandez Sparks Los Caribes

    The Caribbean playoffs continue on Saturday evening, and the Australian early Sunday games have started....   VENZUELAN LEAGUE Caribes de Anzoategui  15,  Navegantes del Magallanes  3 A 7-run 7th inning pushed the game way out of the reach of Los Navegantes.  CF Gorkys Hernadez got the party started for Los Caribes when...

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    Winter League Playoffs 1/6 — Hernandez Goes 4-for-4; Welch Homers

    Playoffs continue in the Caribbean Leagues, with a few Pirates' players and friends:   VENEZUELAN LEAGUE Tigres de Aragua  5,  Aguilas del Zulia  3 Los Tigres picked up a playoff win, and they got started with a 3-run 1st inning.  A double and two singles plated the first run, then a sacrifice...

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