Winter League updates
Some Yankees notes from where it’s warm enough to still be playing baseball …
– INF Juan Miranda batted .273 (12-for-44) with 10R and two doubles in 14 playoff games with the Tigres Del Licey of the Dominican Winter League, ranking second among all DWL postseason hitters in on-base percentage (.411)…finished the regular season batting .409 (18-for-44) with 5 doubles, 2HR and 11RBI in 13 games with the Tigres.
– INF Ramiro Pena appeared in 11 playoff games with the Tomateros de Culiacan of the Mexican Winter League, batting .400 (12-for-30) with 1HR and 4 RBI…during postseason play, ranked first in the league in batting average and on-base percentage (.500)…hit .247 (21-for-85) with three doubles and 4 RBI in 26 regular season games with Culiacan.
– INF Reegie Corona played in 14 postseason games with the Navegantes del Magallanes of the Venezuelan Winter League, batting .291 (16-for-55) with three doubles and 7 RBI…hit .317 (44-for-139) with 17 doubles, 2HR and 18 RBI in 44 regular season games with the team.
– INF Jorge Vazquez made six playoff appearances with Culiacan and batted .120 (3-for-25) with 1HR and 2 RBI…led all Yankees winter league hitters with 11HR during the regular season.