Winter Leagues: A Recap of the Week in Winter Ball

Here’s the winter league recap for the Pittsburgh Pirates in winter ball.


In Puerto Rico, Bligh Madris went 0-for-3 with a walk.

In the playoffs in Colombia, Francisco Acuna went 1-for-3 with a double and a walk. Tsung-Che Cheng did not play on Monday or Tuesday.


In Mexico, Randy Romero went 0-for-3 in the first playoff game of the second round before leaving for a pinch-hitter.


In Mexico, Randy Romero came off the bench and went 0-for-1 with a walk and a run scored. He did not play on Friday or Saturday.

Nothing happened on Thursday…


In Puerto Rico, Michael Perez  flew out as a pinch-hitter in his first playoff appearance on Friday. He hit .178/.403/.311 in 14 games during the regular winter season. On Saturday, Perez went 2-for-4 with two singles.

On Friday in Colombia, Francisco Acuna went 1-for-4 with a single. On Saturday, he had a 1-for-3 night, with a double and an RBI.

Tsung-Che Cheng played his first playoff game on Saturday and he went 2-for-4 with two singles and a run scored.