Over in Japan, Y.C. Lin was the hard-luck loser to the Seibu Lions when he gave up a 2 run homerun, proving to be the difference in the game. Lin only gave up 2 hits over 5 innings, however he struggled with his command, walking 6 batters. Final score: Seibu 2-Rakuten Eagles 0
W.C. Lin got another pinch hit appearance in the 9th inning for his team, but K'd. Box
In the Majors, Kuo got the opportunity to show what he could do in back to back games. After a scoreless 7th inning, Kuo ran into problems in the 8th. Kuo gave up a leadoff single to Chad Tracy who then advanced to 2nd on a fielder's indifference rule. Kuo walked the next batter - Gonzo. The following hitter then grounded into a double play - advancing Tracy to 3rd. Kuo finally walked Shawn Green and was then pulled from the game. Kuo's relief, Baez subsequently gave up a single and a double plating both runners that he had inherited from Kuo. Kuo was charged with 2 earned runs in 1.2 innings of work. Box
In the minors, Hu DNP as his team was involved in another 1-run game that they won.
Y.C. Chen jacked his 2nd homerun on the season as he went 1-4 at the plate. Box
Wu played 1B tonight for Wisconsin and managed a 1-4 night. Box