Whales 5 - Elephants 2: The Whales remained undefeated in the early season (4-0) behind a strong start from rookie hurler Min-Ching Kao. Kao picked up the W and game MVP honors after allowing 2 runs on 5 hits over 6 IP (to go along with 2 K's and 2 walks). Offensively the Whales had 12 hits with: CF Chin-Chang Lin hitting his 1st HR of the season (1-4 with a RBI)/ 2B Lin was 3-5 with a double/ SS Che-Wei Kang was 2-4 with a RBI/ RF Abraham Nunez was 2-4/ 1B Carlos Villalobos was 2-4 with a double/ 3B Chun-Chiang Kao was 1-4 with a double and 2 RBI's/ DH Chia-Hung Chen was 1-4 with a double and a RBI.
DH Kuan-Jen Chen was the lone bright spot for the Elephants as he collected nearly half of his team's 7 hits with a 3-4, double, 1 RBI night.
Bears 9 - Lions 3: Game MVP - Bears DH Gary Burnham hit his 1st HR of the season and was 2-3 with 2 RBI's and a walk to back up a good performance from starter Mike Johnson. MJ picked up the W after allowing 2 runs on 7 hits over 6 IP - he also had 5 K's and 3 BB's. Other Bears with big nights at the plate included: CF Long-Yi Huang was 2-5 with a RBI/ SS Chih-Sheng Lin was 2-5/ 1B Chung-Wei Pan was 3-4 with a RBI/ 3B Chih-Wei Shih was 2-4/ 2B Chih-Tsung Chiang was 1-4 with a RBI/ C Feng-Min Chen was 2-4 with a double and a RBI.
DH Lien-Hung Chen hit his 3rd HR of the season for the Lions (2-3 with a RBI) while KC Kao was 1-5 with a RBI.
There's a good chance both Kuo and Hu may make the Dodgers' opening season roster. More on Kuo being almost a sure thing to make the club out of ST.
Chia-Chu Chen has a ton of new pics up regarding how his MILB ST with the Red Sox is going.
CL Hu was 1-4 with a triple and a RBI as the Rockies beat the Dodgers 8-2.
Tsao did not help his own cause with making the team out of ST after allowing 2 runs on 3 hits over an inning of relief. The Royals beat the White Sox 6-5.