Lin cracked HR #8 on the season and was 2-3 with a walk to help lead his team to a 6-3 win over the Seibu Lions. Box
As of 5/31, Lin has appeared in 47 games, and is now hitting .350 in 140 AB's with 7 doubles, 8 HR's, and 24 RBI's. Other seasonal stats: SLG .571/ OBP .399/ 21 K's/ 12 BB's/ 0 SB's. Lin is trailing only Norichika Aoki of the Swallows in the CL BA race. Aoki is hitting a phenomenal .369 on the year. To qualify for the BA race, Lin needs to meet the minimum number of AB's calculated by the following formula: Games played x 3.1
A - CH Chiang was a double short of the cycle today. He cracked HR #2 and helped power his team to a 10-7 win today. Chiang was 3-4 with a triple, a HR, 5 RBI's, and a walk. Box
A - Lo was 1-4 with a double and a walk as his club lost 5-4. Box
AA - Jacksonville lost 5-3. Hu was 1-5 with a double. Box
Kuo News - Mind Games: Will he or won't he be called up Sat.
Lions 5 - Whales 1: The Lions won behind the stellar efforts of two ex-MLB players. Tilson Brito hit HR #10 on the year and drove in all 5 runs for the Lions. For his efforts he was game MVP. Lions SP Pete Munro was outstanding, picking up win #4 after throwing 7 innings and allowing only 1 run on 7 hits. He also had 5 K's and a walk.