Bears 3 - Elephants 2: Mike Johnson ran his record to 3-0 after a strong performance to earn game MVP honors. MJ allowed 2 runs on 7 hits over 7 IP - to go along with 1 K and 3 BB's. Offensively for the Bears: DH CFC was 1-4 with 2 RBI's while CF Long-Yi Huang was 2-4 with a RBI.
Earning a tough loss for the Elephants was SP Kobayashi Ryokan. Ryokan allowed 3 runs on 9 hits over 6.1 IP - he had 7 K's and 1 BB. SS Sheng-Wei Wang was 1-3 and drove in both runs for his team.
Bulls 6 - Lions 4: Bulls CF Da-Hung Cheng had a key 3-run double in the 7th inning to rally his team to a W after being down 4-2. He was the game MVP (that was his only hit in 4 AB's). Other Bulls in the lineup: RF Chien-Ming Chang was 2-3/ 2B Chia-Hao Chang was 2-4 with a RBI/ DH Chung-Yi Huang was 1-2 with a double and a RBI/CF Hua-Wei Tseng was 1-4 with a RBI.
Lions on the prowl: 1B KC Kao was 2-4/ C CK Kao was 2-3 with a double and a RBI/ SS Sheng-Chieh Hsu was 1-3 with 2 RBI's.
Both teams' starters earned a ND despite pitching well: Chien-Fu Yang gave up 4 runs (2 earned) on 6 hits over 6 IP (2K's, 4 BB's)/ Greg Wiltshire allowed 3 runs (2 earned) on 5 hits over 6.1 IP (4K's, 4 BB's).
A - Lakewood won 7-6. PY Lin threw 3 scoreless innings in relief, K'ing 5, walking 1. Box
A - Greenville lost 6-2. CH Lin was 1-4 with a double. Box
A - Peoria lost 5-4 in extra innings. HW Chen pitched 1 scoreless inning. Box
A+ - Lancaster is up 14-8 in the 9th. Chiang has the night off. Lo is currently 0-4. Box
AA - Akron lost 8-5. Tseng allowed 2 runs on 1 hit (a HR) in 2 innings of relief. Box
AA - CL Lo took the loss as Tulsa fell 5-1. Lo allowed 5 runs (3 earned) on 7 hits in 3 IP. Box
AAA - Omaha won 8-3. CH Tsao gave up 2 HR's (2 runs) in the inning that he pitched. Box