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Avilan Excels While Gilmartin And Bullock Struggle In This Week's Atlanta Braves Winter League Recap

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Joey Terdoslavich had another solid week for the Surprise Saguaros in the Arizona Fall League, going 4-14 with a homer, 4 RBI, and 6 walks. Overall, he's hitting .348 with a 1.061 OPS, 6 doubles, 2 triples, 3 homers, 12 RBI, and 11 walks in 69 at bats. Christian Bethancourt cooled off considerably, going just 2-13 with an RBI this week, to drop his numbers to a .323 average and a .898 OPS, along with 3 doubles, 4 homers, 12 RBI, and 3 stolen bases in 62 at bats. Todd Cunningham also struggled, going 2-10 with a double and 2 walks. Overall, he's hitting .288 with a .760 OPS, 4 doubles, 11 RBI, and 2 stolen bases in 52 at bats. Sean Gilmartin had his worst AFL start last Thursday, allowing 7 runs, 6 earned, in just 3 innings. He struck out 2 in 2 scoreless innings today, and overall he has a 4.85 ERA, a 1.27 WHIP, and 22 strikeouts in 26 innings. In his lone appearance this week, JJ Hoover struck out 4 over 2 scoreless innings. In 9.1 innings in the AFL, he has a 8.68 ERA and a 1.50 WHIP. Billy Bullock continues to struggle, allowing 5 earned runs and 4 walks over 2.1 innings in 2 appearances this week. In 9 AFL innings he has allowed a 15.00 ERA, a 2.67 WHIP, 9 walks and 11 strikeouts. Navery Moore allowed 2 runs in 2 innings over 2 appearances, giving him a 6.00 ERA and a 1.67 WHIP in 3 innings.

We'll update you on the rest of the winter action after the break:

Playing for Toros del Este in the Dominican Winter League, Jose Constanza went 4-21 with a walk and 2 stolen bases, giving him a .279 average, a .605 OPS and 7 stolen bases in 43 at bats. Teammate Jairo Asencio struck out 2 over a scoreless inning in his lone appearance this week, giving him 8.1 scoreless inning and 4 saves in 8 appearances. Jose Lugo tossed 1.1 scoreless innings in 2 appearances for Este this week, giving him 6 shutout innings over 9 appearances. Cristhian Martinez joined Tigres del Licey this week, tossing 3 shutout innings over 3 appearances.

Ernesto Mejia, playing for Aguilas de Zulia in the Venezuelan Winter League, went 3-13 with a homer and an RBI this week. Overall, he's hitting .284 with a .886 OPS, 7 doubles, 3 homers, and 12 RBI in 74 at bats. In 2 appearances for Cardenales de Lara, Luis Avilan allowed 2 runs over 7 innings, giving him a 1.27 ERA and a 1.17 WHIP in 21.1 innings. The Australian Baseball League started up this weekend, and Matt Kennelly went 1-10 with a walk in 3 games for the Perth Heat. Playing for Diablicos de Azuero in the Panamanian Winter League, Myke Jones is hitting .271 with a .842 OPS in 59 at bats, and Cory Harrilchak is hitting .302 with a .819 OPS in 43 at bats.