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January 18, 2016 at 12:00 PM

Fall/Winter League Roundup: Ramos and Castillo combine for 16 hits

This week's roundup covers play from the period of January 11-17. For the full list of Red Sox prospects participating in offseason action, check out our Fall and Winter Leagues page, which will be updated continuously through the end of the offseason. 

Dominican Professional Baseball League

The Round Robin playoffs finished yesterday, with Licey advancing to the championship series. Este and Escogido finished tied with 9-9 records, and they will play a one-game playoff today, with the winner moving on to play Licey. Aneury Tavarez (pictured) and the Estrellas have been eliminated, with Tavarez going 3 for 10 with a triple and a walk last week. Roman Mendez appeared in three game for Este, allowing one run in 2 1/3 innings, walking three and striking out one. 

Venezuelan Professional Baseball League

Sandy Leon and Aragua are moving on to the finals after beating La Guaira 8-4 in the fifth game of the best-of-five series yesterday. Leon had a good week, going 4 for 14 with four walks and three strikeouts. 

Roberto Clemente Professional Baseball League (Puerto Rico)

The Red Sox contingent in Puerto Rico saw a lot of playing time this week for Caguas, with the team currently tied with Santurce for second place in the Round Robin tournament. Henry Ramos had a hit in every game, going 8 for 21 with a double and four walks. Rusney Castillo went 8 for 20 with a double, walk, and three strikeouts, and Bryce Brentz went 3 for 14 with a double, three walks, and three strikeouts. 

Photo Credit: Aneury Tavarez by Kelly O'Connor

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