Lions 16 - Whales 6: Lions SP Yueh-Ping Lin improved his record to 4-0 with an impressive performance against the Whales. Lin allowed only 1 run on 5 hits in 5 IP (5K's, 4BB's). Lin received plenty of run support as the Lions racked up 19 hits and 2 HR's. Game MVP 3B Tilson Brito hit his 6th HR of the year and was 2-4 with a double and 6 RBI's. Other Lions teammates: OF Wu-Hsiung Pan was 3-4 with 2 doubles and a RBI/ RF Fu-Hao Liu was 2-3 with 2 RBI's/ 1B KC Kao was 1-5 with a RBI/ DH Lien-Hung Chen was 0-1 with 3 walks/ 2B Sen Yang was 1-4 with 2 RBI's/ C CK Kao was 1-3 with a RBI/ reserve C Chuang-Hsun Tu hit his 1st HR of the year and was 2-2 with a RBI/ RF Tai-Chi Kuo was 1-2 with 2 RBI's coming off the bench.
For the Whales, starter Steve Watkins lost his 3rd game of the year (3-3) after allowing 6 runs on 5 hits in 1.2 innings. Offensively, the Whales managed 2 HR's and 13 hits with: DH Carlos Villalobos hitting his 3rd HR of the year as he was 2-3 with 2 walks and a RBI/ 1B Chia-Hsien Tseng was 3-5 with HR #1 and 3 RBI's/ RF Abraham Nunez was 1-3 with a RBI off the bench/ reserve SS Yong-Che Chen was 1-3 with a RBI.
Bulls 7 - Bears 6: Jose Espinal picked up his first win of the year in relief of starter Jeremy Cummings (3IP, 3R-2ER, 5H, 1K, 1BB). JE allowed 1 run on 4 hits in 2 IP (2K's, 0BB's). Offensively for the Bulls: RF Chien-Ming Chang was 3-5 with 2 doubles and 2 RBI's/ LF Da-Hung Cheng was 2-4 with a double and 2 RBI's/ reserve CF Hua-Wei Tseng was 2-2 with a RBI; he was selected the game MVP.
Kevin Huang started for the Bears and was fortunate to receive a ND - he allowed 4 runs (3 earned) on 4 hits in 1 IP (0K's, 2BB's). Yu-Wei Hsu, who pitched in relief of Huang, earned the L after allowing 2 runs (1 earned) on 5 hits in 4 IP (0K's, 1BB).
Carrying a big stick for the Bears was OF CFC - he was 3-5 with a double and 4 RBI's. Other Bears teammates: 3B Chih-Wei Shih was 3-5 with a double/ SS Chih-Sheng Lin was 0-2 with 2 walks and a RBI/ 1B Chung-Wei Pan was 0-4 with a RBI/ C Feng-Min Chen was 3-4.
A - Greenville won 5-3. CH Lin was 1-4 with 2 RBI's, a BB, and his 13th SB of the year. Box
A+ - Lancaster is beating High Desert 6-2 in the 6th. KH Lo is currently 0-3. CH Chiang is 0-2 with a RBI. Box
AA - Tulso won 7-0 in one game of a doubleheader. CL Lo had his finest outing of the season as he threw 7 shutout innings, giving up only 2 hits. He's now 1-5 on the year. Box
AAA - Tacoma lost 12-4. YC Chen was 1-3 with 2 BB's. Box