Piratas make Henry Rodriguez deal official; Olmecas likely to trade Luis Ignacio Ayala

*DELFINES DEL Carmen officially announced their transaction with Piratas de Campeche: Both Venezuelan infielder Henry Rodriguez and catcher Jesus Alberto Vega were traded to to Piratas. Veteran starter Oscar Rivera was also sent to Campeche. Rodriguez went 2-for-3 with an RBI in his debut with Piratas. (Maylén Martínez)

*OLMECAS DE Tabasco are likely to trade former Major League Baseball pitcher Luis Ignacio Ayala. Diablos Rojos del Mexico, Sultanes de Monterrey and Toros de Tijuana are among the teams who have shown interest in Ayala, but it is almost certain that Pericos will be the team who land him. In the other hand, Broncos de Reynosa could loan infielder Hector Hernandez to Olmecas. (Fernando Ballesteros)

*ZACK SEGOVIA of Acereros de Monclova has signed with the Lamigo Monkeys in the Professional Baseball League in Taiwan. Monclova’s directive board is already looking for a replacement for Segovia. Aldazaba did not play last night against Olmecas de Tabasco due to a slight injury in his leg, result of being hit by a ball in the last game of the series against Oaxaca. (Moisés Hernández)

*CUBAN YOANNER Negrin earned his 11th win and third shutout of the season with Leones de Yucatan in the 7-0 victory against Diablos Rojos del Mexico. Negrin became the first pitcher to win 10 or more games in a single season for Leones de Yucatan since Javier Martinez in 2009 (11-4). Leones de Yucatan have a 14-1 record when Negrin climbs the mound. Luis Alfonso Garcia set a new record for Yucatan by hitting three home runs in consecutive plate appearances (two in Saltillo and one in Yucatan). (José Molina)

*ROMAN PEÑA Zonta made his debut last night with Tigres de Quintana Roo hitting a single in four plate appearences in the 5-2 victory over Toros de Tijuana. Esteban Quiroz hit his 13th homer of the season and Francisley Bueno earned his second win after he allowed two runs in six innings of work. (Naye Rojas)


* Aguascalientes (Michael Nix (4-5; 6.02) and Alex Caldera (5-3; 5.07) in Cd. Carmen (Oscar Rivera (4-3; 3.45) and Sergio Mora (0-8; 7.11) 6:00 PM

Puebla (Héctor Galván) in Monterrey (Oscar Villarreal) 7:05 PM

Oaxaca (Néstor Molina) in Reynosa (Lauro Ramírez (2-7, 4.55) 7:30 PM

Tabasco (Ángel Araiza (4-3, 3.26) in Monclova (Ramón Delgado (2-2, 5.09) 7:30 PM

Veracruz (Tomás Solís (2-4, 5.97) in Laguna (Salvador Valdez (2-3, 3.12) 8:00 PM

Saltillo (Santiago Gutiérrez (0-3, 5.64) in Campeche (Aldo Montes (4-5, 5.89) 8:00 PM

Tijuana (Rafael Díaz (4-2, 4.81) in Quintana Roo (Pedro Hernández (1-2, 3.65) 8:00 PM

México (Jorge Martínez (1-0, 2.50) in Yucatán (Kramer Sneed (6-4, 3.00) 8:05 PM

* Doubleheader.

Mexico City Local Time.

English Translation: José Molina.