Venezuelan League
Lots of Pirates, Pirates' farmhands, and former farmhands playing here:
Bravos de Margarita -- managed by Luis Dorante� -- LHP Justin Thomas, LHP Jhonathan Ramos (played at State College and West Virginia in the 2010 minor league season), Inf Andy LaRoche; also former Pirate farmhand RHP Ronald Belisario, now with the Dodgers.
Caribes de Anzoategui -- RHP Gabriel Alvarado, who spent 2010 with West Virginia; Inf Adenson Chourio (Bradenton), OF Exicardo Cayonez (GCL Pirates), OF Gorkys Hernandez (Altoona).� OF Jose Tabata is also listed, though the Pirates have said that they prefer that he does not play winter ball.� Also listed are former Pirate farmhands RHP Jim Brower (with Indianapolis for a few games in 2007) and OF Jonel Pacheco (Altoona and Indy 2009).
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