Elephants 5 - Bulls 1: The starting pitchers from both teams gave strong performances, although both players earned ND's. Elephants SP Yu-Cheng Liao threw 6 innings, allowing 1 ER on 5 hits (3K's, 2BB's). For the Bulls, Wen-Ping Yu allowed 1 unearned run on 5 hits in 5 IP (3K's, 3BB's).
In the end, the bullpen for the Bulls faltered - as reliever Ming-Jin Tsai took the loss.
Offensively for the Elephants:
DH Kuan-Jen Chen 2-5, 2B, 3B, 2 RBI's - game MVP
LF CYC 1-4, 2B, RBI
1B Chia Chia 2-3, 2B, 2BB's
RF Huai-Shan Chen 0-5, RBI
At the plate for the Bulls:
SS Chung-Nan Lin 2-3, 3B, HR #1, RBI
RF Chien-Ming Chang 0-3
Bears 14 - Whales 3: Mike Johnson improved his record to 7-0 after holding the Whales to 3 runs on 8 hits over 6.1 innings. MJ also had 6 K's and 5 BB's.
Whales rookie starter Min-Ching Kao took his 4th loss of the year (3.1 IP, 6 R (4 ER), 9 H, 1 K, 2 BB's).
In the lineup for the Bears:
CF Long-Yi Huang 2-6, 2B, 2 RBI's
2B Chin-De Yu 3-5, 2 RBI's
3B Chih-Wei Shih 3-4, RBI
DH CFC 2-4, HR #5, 1BB, 4 RBI's
SS Chih-Sheng Lin 2-5, 3 RBI's - game MVP
1B Chung-Wei Pan 2-5, 2B, RBI
Producing for the Whales:
CF Tai-Yong Kuo 2-5, 2B, 2 RBI's
reserve 2B Shui-Yin Lin 2-3, RBI