Elephants 8 - Whales 0: Elephants starter Danny Core threw a CG, 3-hit shutout in an impressive debut for the recent aquisition (4-4-08). Core, who was a minor league teammate of CH Cheng and PH Keng in 2005 (with the Lansing Lugnuts in the Blue Jays organization), K'd 5 and walked 1. He was the obvious choice for game MVP.
Offensively for the Elephants: 1B Chia-Chia was 1-2 with 2 walks/ DH CYC was 1-4/ LF Kuan-Jen Chen was 1-3 with 3 RBI's/ 3B Jui-Chen Chen was 1-3 with a double and a RBI/ RF Huai-Shan Chen was 1-4 with 2 RBI's/ reserve CF Cheng-Wei Huang was 1-1 with 2 RBI's.
Catcher Hsin-Min Wang was the only Whale to muster any kind of offense against Core. He was 2-3. 3B Carlos Villalobos was 0-3.
Bulls 10 - T-Rex 8 (10): Despite accumulating 38 hits between the two teams, there were none of the long ball variety. Bulls starter Wen-Ping Yu pitched well enough to win, but instead earned a ND. He allowed 4 runs (2 earned) on 9 hits over 6 IP (2K's, 0BB's).
Ok, let's get down to how everyone did offensively:
Bulls: RF Chien-Ming Chang was 3-5 with a double and a RBI/ 2B Chia-Hao Chang was 2-4 with a RBI/ LF Da-Hung Cheng was 4-5 with a double and a RBI/ game MVP 3B Tarzan was 2-6 with a RBI/ DH Chung-Yi Huang was 2-4 with a double and 2 RBI's/ CF Hua-Wei Tseng was 4-6 with a double/ 1B Chih-Wei Chen was 1-6 with a RBI/ C Chun-Chang Yeh was 2-5 with a RBI/ reserve 2B Chien-Jung Su was 1-1 with a double and a RBI.
T-Rex: SS Ming-Jen Kuo was 4-6/ LF Chuan-Chia Wang was 2-3 with a RBI/ 1B CH Hsieh was 2-5 with a RBI/ DH Hung-Yuan Lin was 0-4 with a RBI/ CF Yuan-Chia Chen was 2-4 with a RBI/ 3B Wei Kao was 2-4 with a RBI/ 2B Shih-Yang Deng was 1-5 with 2 RBI's.
The Dodgers are down 9-4 to the D-Backs in the 8th inning. HC Kuo came on in relief of starter Chad Billingsley. He threw 3.2 shutout innings, allowing 3 hits while K'ing 5 and walking one. He was also 1-1 at the plate. Live
The Eagles lost to the Fighters 8-7. YC Lin took the loss, despite allowing only 1 unearned run in 2.1 innings of relief. Box
AAA - Tacoma won 6-2. YC Chen was 1-3 with a walk and a SB. Box
A+ - Lancaster won 6-3 after 18 innings! The game began Monday, was halted after 15 innings, and then completed today. CH Chiang was 2-9 and helped to drive in 2 key runs in the top of the 18th. Box
In today's game, Lancaster lost 3-1. Chiang DNP.
A+ - High Desert is up 3-1 in the 8th. KH Lo is currently 2-3 with a double and a RBI. Box
A - Lansing won 9-3. CH Cheng picked up the W, pitching in relief of the starter. Cheng allowed 3 runs on 4 hits over 3 IP. Box
A - Greenville lost 13-2. CH Lin was 1-4 and committed his first error of the season. Box