The Hanshin Tigers won 13-11 in a 22 hit parade by the Tigers hitters. However, W.C. Lin only managed a pinch hit appearance in the 8th inning and K'd. Lin is hitting .357 on the season (5-14) with 3 RBI's, not too shabby when you consider the fact that he's only getting 1 AB a game. Box
In the US, Chin-Lung Hu was 0-4 in Jacksonville's extra innings loss. He did walk twice and stole his 5th base on the season. Hu is hitting .238 on the season with 0 HR's and 3 RBI's. Box
In A+ ball, Ching-Lung Lo easily had his best performance on the young season. Lo pitched 7 innings, gave up 1 earned run on 4 hits (solo HR given up in the 7th inning), with 4 K's and only 1 walk. More impressively, Lo was able to emulate Chien-Ming Wang's ability to keep the ball on the ground. Lo had 13 ground outs vs only 3 fly outs, and of course the 1 home run. Lo is now 3-0 on the season with a 4.50 ERA. In 30 IP, Lo also has 15 K's/7 walks/and given up 3 HR's. Box
Yung-Chi Chen continues his hot hitting ways in A+ ball. Through 8 innings, Chen is 2-4 with a triple and 2 RBI's. Chen's RBI triple was key in breaking a tie. Chen also stole his 7th base on the season. On the young season, Chen is hitting .333 with 2 HR's and 15 RBI's.
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Finally, Chao-Kuan Wu got another opportunity to play an entire game as he was behind the plate for Wisconsin. Wu was 1-4 with a run scored; despite allowing a passed ball, he also threw out a runner trying to steal 2nd base. For the season, in limited action, Wu is hitting .216 in 37 AB's with 0 HR's and 6 RBI's. Box