Elephants 4 - Whales 0:
WP - Yu-Cheng Liao (10-2, 7 IP, 0 R, 5 H, 8 K's, 1 BB) - game MVP
LP - Steve Watkins (3-9, 7.1 IP, 4 R, 9 H, 2 K's, 3 BB's)
SS Sheng-Wei Wang 3-4, RBI
RF Kuan-Jen Chen 1-4, RBI
1B Chia Chia 0-4
LF CYC 1-3
3B Chiang-Ho Chen 1-4, RBI
The Whales were limited to 5 hits as a team.
R - The GCL Braves won 13-10. CE Hung picked up the W after giving up 4 runs (2 ER) on 4 hits over 4 IP. Box
R - The GCL Red Sox lost 3-1. WY Lin started and earned a ND - allowing 1 unearned run on 3 hits over 4 IP - 4 K's, 1 BB. Box
R - The AZL Mariners lost 10-9. YW Chang threw 2/3 of a scoreless inning. Box
A ss - Williamsport won 5-1. YF Lin threw 1 scoreless inning. Box
A- Greenville won 6-5 in 10. CH Lin was 2-3 with 2 walks, committed an error, and also stole 3 bases in the game (giving him 30 on the year). Box
A - Asheville lost 2-1. SA Kuo took the tough loss after allowing 2 runs on 3 hits over 6.2 IP (he had 9K's, 3BB's, and gave up 2 solo shots). Box
A+ - Lancaster won 8-7. CH Chiang's on fire - he was 3-4 with a double, HR #9, and 2 RBI's to raise his BA to .307 on the year. Box After a slow start, Chiang has hit .373 in June and a scorching .432 so far this month!
A+ - High Desert is down 6-1 in the 6th. KH Lo is 1-2 and has collected an OF assist. Box
*In addition to the LLB A-P Tourney going on this weekend, the Pony Baseball organization's Bronco division (11-12 year olds) will be kicking off its Asia-Pacific Zone tourney this weekend as well.
There are five teams competing:
1)Chinese Taipei (Taiwan)
The tourney will take place from the 19th of this month through the 22nd.
The winner will advance to the Bronco World Series located in Monterey, CA from August 5th - 12th.
*The World University Baseball Games are underway. Taiwan will play tomorrow against Canada. Click here for the schedule.
Japan has named a star-studded 24-man roster led by Yu Darvish.