"Dragon" Lo faced off against Y.C. Chen's IE 66ers tonight. Lo had his second impressive performance in as many starts. Despite leaving the game after the 5th inning, Lo had a 4-2 lead. His reliever blew the lead and Lo was credited with a no-decision. As for the two former junior national teammates, the matchup went down like this:
1)Chen singled in the 1st inning off Lo and ended up scoring later in the inning
2)In the 3rd inning, Chen reached base on an error
3)In Lo's last inning, Chen singled and stole 2nd base off of him
It looks like Chen got the better of Lo tonight; however Lo pitched well enough to win the game.
Lo's final stats: 5 IP, 2 R - 1 ER, 6 hits, 2 walks, 2 K's.
Chen's numbers: 2-4 with a walk, a run scored, and his 12th SB on the season.
In AA, Jacksonville lost 4-3 in extra innings. Hu went 1-5 with 2 K's. Box
Tomorrow's game against the A's just got that much harder for Wang with news outta NY that Matsui fractured his wrist tonight and will be out of action for several months. No Sheff, No Matsui - someone will have to pick up the slack for all of that firepower lost.