Taiwan narrowly avoided an upset to the home team (the Czech Republic) after it managed to rally from a 2-0 deficit and pull out a 3-2 win. Box Score/Pics
The US junior NT flexed its muscles and shut down the Taiwanese juniors 6-0 on Monday. The team managed only 2 hits, with pitcher Rong-Hao Hsieh collecting one of the hits. Hsieh threw 3 innings of relief and gave up 2 runs on 3 hits (2K's, 2 BB's). Box
R - The GCL Red Sox lost game 1 of a DH 5-1. CH Huang was 0-3 while CC Chen was 1-3. Box
In game 2, the Red Sox were tripped up yet again 9-1. CH Huang was 2-3. Box
R - The GCL Reds lost 2-1. YW Kuo was 0-3. Box In game 2 of the twin billing, YW Kuo was 2-3 with a RBI as the Reds won 5-1. Box
A - Greenville won 5-2. CH Lin was 0-4. Box
A+ - Kinston lost 7-5. SW Tseng blew a save opportunity and earned the loss after giving up 4 runs (2 earned) on 4 hits over 1.1 IP. Box
A+ - Lancaster is beating High Desert 5-4 in the 4th. KH Lo is 1-1 with a double and a BB. Box
AA - Tulsa won 12-3. CL Lo earned the win in relief, giving up 3 runs on 6 hits over 5 IP. Box
AAA - Vegas is tied at 4 in the 6th. CL Hu is 1-2. Box
Troubling news for the CPBL: according to team ownership, popular CPBL franchise - the Brother Elephants may be forced to fold next year if its losses exceed 40 million TWD (~ $1.3 million USD) in 2009. The team has continued to report financial losses annually over the past few years.
Kuo is human after all; he allowed 2 runs (the first runs he's given up since July 1st) in the bottom of the 9th. The Dodgers beat the Rockies 16-10. Box
He was clocked at 95-97 mph.