CMW had an outstanding performance against the KC Royals tonight. Scattering 7 hits over 7+ innings, he allowed only 1 ER to go along with 3 K's and 1 walk. Wang's mechanics were much better tonight as he threw 68 of 98 pitches for strikes and induced 12 ground ball outs vs. 6 fly outs. The Yankees beat the Royals 7-1. With the win, Wang now joins the AL leaders in wins with 13 - although it looks like CC Sabathia will pick up win #14 tonight.
AMATEUR:1)Taiwan lost 3-0 to the Netherlands in the WPT on Friday. Box
Taiwan's next game is against Japan tomorrow.
here for more pics. Taiwan played a representative from Mexico today and won 10-3 > check here for scores. Taiwan plays the host team from Redlands, CA tomorrow night at 8 PM - the winner of the game will play in the championship game on Sunday. I'll try and make it out there and snap some pics.*UPDATED*
3)The kids are off today at the Bronco World Series, but as a poster mentioned in the comments section, Taiwan won 15-3 yesterday. Tomorrow's game is vs. Pacific Grove, CA. The HR derby will also commence tomorrow morning.
US MINORS:R - The Red Sox beat the Reds 7-5. CH Huang was 1-4 with a walk. Box
A - Greenville won 3-1. Chiang was 0-4. Box
AA - Tulsa is up 7-5 in the 5th. CL Lo has pitched 4.2 innings so far, allowing 5 runs on 12 hits. Box
AAA - Vegas lost 2-0. Hu was 0-2 with a walk. Box
NPB:The Tigers won 6-2. WC Lin was 0-4. Box
The Giants won 3-2 in a come-from-behind effort. CM Chiang picked up a win after throwing 1/3 of an inning in relief in the 8th inning. Box
CPBL:Elephants 8 - Bears 2: Chun-Nan Liu won his 7th game of the season for the Elephants - he pitched 5 innings, allowing 1 run on 4 hits. Game MVP honors went to Elephants LF Ming-Hsien Lin who was 2-5 with 2 RBI's. Teammate Chia-Chia was 1-5 with a RBI. For the Bears, CFC was 1-3 with a walk, while CS Lin hit HR #12 - he was 1-4 with a RBI.
Lions 6 - Bulls 0: Pete Munro won his 10th game of the season, throwing a complete game shutout, allowing only 3 hits while K'ing 7. He was selected game MVP. Tilson Brito jacked his league leading 27th HR and was 2-4 with a double and 4 RBI's. KC Kao was 1-3 with a double. For the Bulls, Tarzan managed to collect one of the hits against Pete, he was 1-4.