Whales 5 - Elephants 2: Whales SP Steve Watkins threw a CG gem, allowing only 2 ER on 5 hits (6K's, 1 BB) to improve his record to 2-2. Watkins got plenty of run support from: 3B Chun-Chiang Kao who was 3-4 with 2 RBI's/ CF Jen-Chieh Hsu who was 2-4 with a double and a RBI/ RF Abraham Nunez who was 0-4 with 2 RBI's. Game MVP honors went to Whales LF Tai-Yong Kuo who was 3-3 with a walk and scored 4 of his team's runs.
Elephants starter Chia-Rui Mai fell to 1-2 on the season despite a decent performance. He allowed 3 runs on 8 hits over 6 IP to go along with 8K's and 2BB's allowed.
Offensively for the Elephants: 2B Hung-Sen Chu was 1-4 with a double and 2 RBI's/ DH CYC was 0-4/ 1B Chia-Chia was 0-2.
Bulls 1 - T-Rex 1 (12): In the league's second draw of the season, there were some dominant performances from the SP's from both sides. T-Rex starter Hsien-Chih Chang threw 9 shutout innings, allowing only 4 hits to go along with 5K's and 2BB's. Chang was selected the game MVP.
For the Bulls, starter Wen-Ping Yu was also impressive after shutting out the T-Rex for 7 innings, giving up 5 hits while K'ing 5 and walking 2.
Offensively there wasn't much going on for either team. For the Bulls: reserve RF Chao-Hsing Cheng was 1-1, driving in his team's only run in the bottom of the 12th/3B Pai-Hung Wu was 2-3/ DH Chien-Ming Chang was 0-5.
For the T-Rex: C Ko-Fan Chen drove in his team's lone run in the top of the 12th and was 1-5 with a double/3B Napoleon Calzado was 2-5 with a double.
CL Hu is currently 2-3 with 2 RBI's and a walk as the Dodgers lead the D-Backs 6-2 in the 8th inning. Game Live
Kuo to the bullpen?
A - Greenville won 5-3. CH Lin was 0-4 with 3 K's and an OF assist. Box
A - Lansing beat Peoria 2-1. HW Chen started, giving up only 1 hit in 3 scoreless innings (3K's, 0BB's). Box
A+ - High Desert lost 6-1. KH Lo was 1-3. Box
A+ - Lancaster lost 3-0. CH Chiang was 1-3 with a walk, but committed his 7th error of the year. Box
I missed CS Yang (Yoh) getting called up to the parent club.
Yang made his season debut on 4/11 and was:
0-2 on Tuesday (4/15)
1-2 with 2 walks Sunday (4/20)
1-4 on Tuesday (4/22)
0-3 today as the Fighters lost 5-0.