*Po-Yu Lin will be back on the amateur circuit - the CTBA has given the former White Sox farmhand the green light to participate in college tournaments.
*The Japanese independent league tryout starts tomorrow.
*There are an increasing number of college teams participating in the collegiate/amateur tourneys.
College Cup Results: TSU-Taoyuan defeated Taipei PE College 3-2 in 11 innings. Chih-Pei Huang only had one hit in the game for TSU-Taoyuan, but it was a big hit indeed. He hit a game-tying solo HR in the bottom of the 10th to give him a tourney-leading 2 home runs.
Shi-Hsin College beat North Taiwan College 6-5.
*An increasing number of graduating HS pitchers are entering college as damaged goods. Former Shi-Yuan HS RHP Shen-Chih Yang and Ku-Pao RHP Rong-Hao Hsieh both have severe injuries. RH Hsieh wants to quit pitching and become a catcher. HS grad RHP Chih-Wei Teng will have elbow surgery soon.
*2008 CPBL ROY Chi-Wei Lin of the Sinon Bulls is set to receive a bump up in his salary.