Sunday, March 04, 2007

Weekend ST Recapped....

*Ching-Lung Hu was 1-2 with a run scored on Friday against the Washington Nationals. Box
*On Saturday versus the NY Mets, Hu was 0-2 with a RBI. Hong-Chih Kuo also made his ST debut, by pitching 2 shutout innings giving up 1 hit and 2 walks. Box
Dodgers manager Grady Little was pleased with Kuo's bid to land a spot as the club's 5th starter.
*After pitching on Thursday for the Dodgers, Chin-Hui Tsao pitched a perfect 9th inning on Sunday versus the Atlanta Braves, striking out one hitter. Box Tsao was clocked at 96 mph on Thursday. Ching-Lung Hu was 0-1 as a split-squad Dodgers team lost to the Washington Nationals on Sunday. Box

*Wei-Chu Lin was 0-4 in an intrasquad scrimmage on Friday. Lin batted 5th and was in LF.
*Chien-Ming Chiang started for the Yomiuri Giants on Saturday and threw four shutout innings against the Softbank Hawks. Recap
*Ying-Chieh Lin started as well for the Rakuten Eagles on Sat. and threw 3 innings. Aside from a 3-run dinger given up in the first inning, Lin settled down and retired the remaining batters. Recap
*En-Yu Lin threw on Sunday for the Eagles and gave up 2 runs in 3 IP.
*Ming-Chieh Hsu also made an appearance on Sunday for the Seibu Lions and did not allow any hits/runs in his brief relief work.

Other News:
Chien-Ming Wang was offered a one year deal by the NY Yanks for a little over $500 K. That would be a slight raise over last year when he made $353,175. Read more here.


Anonymous said...

Man I'm excited for Chiang and Kuo !

BTW, do you know if any of the major leaguers will be back for the Olympic qualifiers later in the year since the MLB season will be over?

2.5 said...

Brian Cashman's daughter's 1st communion? Are you sure it's not a bar mitzvah? "Cashman" is about as Jewish as one's name can sound.