MLB:CMW picked up win #4 as the Yankees beat the White Sox 9-5. CMW allowed 3 ER on 10 hits over 6 IP. Wang can thank Bobby Abreu for the W as his grand slam in the top of the 7th gave the Yankees a 6-3 lead heading into the bottom of the inning. The win marks a milestone for Wang as he now has 50 career wins. Box/Recap
The Dodgers lost to the Reds 8-1. HC Kuo lasted 3.2 innings before he was chased from the game. HC Kuo allowed 5 runs (4 came in the 4th inning) on 8 hits. Kuo was 1-1 at the plate with the lone run scored for his club.
A - Lakewood won 10-3. YF Lin allowed 2 runs on 2 hits over 1.1 IP. Box
A+ - Lancaster lost 4-1. CH Chiang was 1-4. Box
AA - Tulsa lost 5-3. CL Lo fell to 0-4 on the year after giving up 4 runs (3 earned) on 4 hits over 5 IP. Box
AAA - Tacoma lost 9-5. YC Chen was 1-4 with a walk. Box
Elephants 11 - Whales 2: Dan Core picked up win #2 (2-0) and game MVP honors after a strong performance against the Whales. DC allowed 2 runs (1 earned) on 6 hits over 7 IP (7K's, 1BB). Falling to 2-2 on the season was Whales rookie SP Min-Ching Kao (3ER on 8H in 2.2 IP).
The Elephants racked up 18 hits: SS Sheng-Wei Wang was 1-4 with 2 RBI's/ 2B Hung-Sen Chu was 2-5 with a double and a RBI/ DH CYC was 2-6 with a double and a RBI/ RF-1B Chia-Chia was 2-4/ LF-RF Kuan-Jen Chen was 4-6 with a RBI/ 3B Jui-Chen Chen was 3-6 with 2 RBI's/ CF Cheng-Wei Huang was 2-5 with a double.
For the Whales: 3B Carlos Villalobos was 2-3 & RF Abraham Nunez was 2-4 with 2 RBI's.
Lions 6 - Bears 2: The Lions gained a game on the league leaders (.5 GB) in a clash of the league's top 2 teams. Lions SP Lou Pote continues to win (3-0) as he allowed only 1 ER on 7 hits over 6.1 IP (0K's, 5BB's). Taking the L was Andrew Lorraine (2-2). AL gave up 5 runs (4 earned) on 8 hits in 4 IP. Game MVP honors went to Lions 1B KC Kao who was 4-5 with 2 RBI's. Teammate 3B Tilson Brito was 3-4 with a double and 2 RBI's while C CK Kao was 1-3 with 2 RBI's.
For the Bears: LF CFC was 1-5/ 3B-SS Chih-Wei Shih was 2-5/ DH Gary Burnham was 2-4 with a RBI/ 1B Hsiao-Wei Huang was 2-4/ SS Chin-De Yu was 0-3 with a RBI.