The NT shut out the Lions behind Lions ace Wei-Lun Pan's strong start. Pan shut out his teammates over 5 innings, allowing 4 hits while K'ing 3 and walking 2. His relievers would hold the Lions hitless over the last 4 innings.
Wei-Lun Pan - 5 IP, 0 R, 4 H, 3 K's, 2 BB's
Fu-Te Ni - 2 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 2 K's, 0 BB's
Chih-Chia Chang - 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 1 K, 0 BB's
Chia-Jen Lo 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 2 K's, 0 BB's
CF Che-Hsuan Lin 2-3, 2 BB's, 2 runs scored, 2 SB's
RF Chien-Ming Chang 2-5, HR, 3 RBI's, 2 runs scored
1B Cheng-Min Peng 2-5, 2B, RBI, 2 runs scored
DH Chin-Feng Chen 2-5
3B Tai-Shan Chang 2-5
LF Kuo-Hui Lo 0-3
2B Chih-Hsien Chiang 2-5, 2 RBI's
C Chih-Kang Kao 0-3
SS Yen-Wen Kuo 2-2, 2B, run scored
SS Chih-Sheng Lin 0-2 - off the bench
LF Wu-Hsiung Pan 1-2, RBI - off the bench
C Feng-Min Chen 0-2 - off the bench
-For the Lions, Lou Pote started and gave up 6 ER on 9 hits over the first 2 innings (2K's, 1BB). Yueh-Ping Lin would pitch the 9th and give up the final run to the NT (3H, 1K, 0BB's).
Offensively for the Lions: DH Lien-Hung Chen was 0-3, 3B Tilson Brito was 0-3, 1B Kuo-Ching Kao was 2-3 with a double.
CJ Lo Making His Case to be the Team's Closer - he hit 152 kph (95 mph) on the stadium gun:
R - The AZL Mariners lost 5-4. YW Chang threw 1 scoreless inning, K'ing 2. Box
A ss - Williamsport lost 14-10. YF Lin pitched 2.1 innings of relief, giving up 3 runs on 6 hits. Box
A+ - Kinston won 12-1. SW Tseng allowed the 1 run (on a HR) in an inning of relief. Box
AAA - Vegas lost 9-5. CL Hu was 0-5. Box
In the opening game for Taiwan at the Palomino League World Series, the team won a close game 7-6 over the US - East Zone winners (Proehlific Power).
In the Bronco League World Series, Taiwan moved to 2-0 as it defeated St. Joe's, IL 10-0.