Tuesday, July 04, 2006
Atlanta Braves sign Chen-En Hong
With the international signing period upon us, another Taiwanese kid has been signed by a major league organization according to the news out of Taiwan. Chen-En Hong, who is currently on the preliminary NT roster for this year's "AAA" World Junior Baseball Championships in Cuba, attends the same HS as Red Sox signees: Chiang and Huang. The 6'1", 165 pounder received a $120,000 signing bonus. His fastball has been clocked around 89 - 90 mph.