Kuo pitched 2 more shutout innings on Sat. against the Cardinals. He also picked up 3 more K's, giving him 12 K's in 10 IP this spring. Kuo is doing all that he can to earn that last bullpen spot against Franquelis Osoria.
There's been a Tsao sighting. On Friday, Tsao tested his shoulder and threw 25 pitches . Tsao is hoping to get back to the parent club by his next birthday - June 2.
In his last preseason game b4 the start of the NPB season, Lin K'd in his only at bat. Lin's preseason BA stands at a paltry .256.
In the CPBL, as Maos has reported, Chen cranked his 2nd HR to help his club win 3-2 over the Lions. In other action, the CPBL's top pitcher - En Yu Lin pitched a dandy of a game against the Sinon Bulls - a complete game 1 hitter.