Elephants 9 - T-Rex 3: Submariner Yu-Cheng Liao picked up his 2nd W of the season as his counterpart - rookie Chun-Nan Lai did not fare as well in his 2nd outing, earning the loss. Liao allowed 3 runs on 8 hits over 5 IP - he also allowed 6 walks to go along with 3 K's. Lai lasted only 2 innings, giving up 7 runs (0f which 5 were earned). Elephants rookie SS Sheng-Wei Wang picked up game MVP honors after his 3-5, 2 double, 1 RBI night. Other Elephants (Chen's) in the lineup: 3B Jui-Chen Chen was 2-5/ RF Kuan-Jen Chen was 1-4 with a RBI/ DH Rui-Chang Chen was 0-3 with 2 RBI's/ 2B Chiang-Ho Chen was 1-1 with 2 RBI's/ C Yi-Feng Kuo was 1-4 with a RBI.
For the T-Rex, RF Su-Chi Chou led the way offensively, with a 3-5, double, RBI night. SS Ming-Jen Kuo was 2-3 with a double/ 1B Chia-Hsien Hsieh was 0-4 with a RBI/ DH Ivanon Coffie was 1-3 with a double/ C Ko-Fan Chen was 2-4 with a RBI.
Bulls 7 - Bears 6: Down 6-3 heading into the bottom of the 9th, the Sinon Bulls would rally for 4 runs in the last frame for the come-from-behind victory. The win would spoil a big night from Bears SS Chih-Sheng Lin who hit his 2nd HR of the season and was 2-4 with a double and 4 RBI's.
Game MVP honors went to Bulls veteran star Tai-Shan Chang. The 3B was 2-4 with 3 RBI's. Both starters would earn ND's as their bullpens would falter. Bears SP Kevin Huang threw 5 innings, allowing 3 runs on 6 hits (he had 1 K and 2 BB's allowed). For the Bulls, Jose Espinal gave up 2 runs on 9 hits over 5.2 innings - he had 7 K's and 4 BB's allowed.
Other key contributors from both sides:
Bulls - RF Chien-Ming Chang was 2-4 with a triple and 2 RBI's/ LF Da-Hung Cheng was 2-4 with a RBI/ 2B Chih-Wei Chen was 2-4 with a RBI.
Bears - CF Long-Yi Huang was 3-5 with a RBI and missed hitting for the cycle by a HR/ 3B Chih-Wei Shih was 3-5/ 2B Chih-Tsung Chiang was 3-5 with a double and a RBI.
Hu was 0-1 as the Dodgers and Brewers ended in a 3 all tie through 9.
Tsao threw 1 scoreless inning in relief, picking up the W for the Royals as his club beat the Padres 8-4.