Taiwan defeated HK 3-1 today to finish 3-0 in Asian pool play. Taiwan will now face undefeated CNMI in the championship game tomorrow(our time - the 14th in HK). The winner will head to Willamsport, PA and compete in the LLWS. Taiwan's last appearance in PA was in 2004 - but before 2004, Taiwan's last appearance in Williamsport was in 1996! *edited*
The Tigers beat the Giants 4-3 in extra innings. WC Lin was 2-4 with 2 walks. Box
CS Yang came in the game late as a defensive replacement at SS for the Fighters. He had no PA's. The Fighters won 8-0. Box
R - The Twins beat the Red Sox 7-1 in the GCL. CH Lin DNP, while WW Lin was 0-4. Box
A - Greenville lost 10-8. Chiang was 1-5 with a RBI. Box
AA - Lo will earn a ND as Tulsa is currently losing 5-4 in the 8th inning. Lo pitched 6 innings, allowing 4 runs on 7 hits. Box
AAA - Hu is making his debut in AAA Vegas tonight. So far he is 0-1 as his team is down 2-1 in the second inning. Game Log/Box
Cobras 7 - Elephants 3: Cobras 1B Chuan-Chia Wang picked up game MVP honors, with a 3-4/2 doubles/3 RBI night. Hsien-Chih Chang picked up win #7, throwing 7 innings allowing 3 runs (1 earned) on 7 hits to go along with 5 K's and 1 walk. Yu-Cheng Liao earned a ND for the Elephants, allowing 2 runs (0 earned) over 5 innings. TJ Yeh ended up with the loss for the Elephants. Chia-Chia was 1-4.
Whales 6 - Bears 5: Game MVP honors went to Whales LF Tai-Yong Kuo, who was 3-5 with a RBI. CFC had a big night for the Bears, hitting HR #12 and was 3-5 with 2 RBI's.
Be sure to check out these great pics of CM Wang, KH Lo, CL Lo, and CH Cheng taken by Dean, a fellow Taiwanese baseball fan. Thanks for sharing!