The NT lost its second warm up match in Taiwan to the President Lions 7-5 on Tuesday. Hong-Wen Chen started for the NT and gave up 1 run in 4 innings of work. He was clocked at a high of 92 mph.
With the NT up 3-1 in the bottom of the 5th, the game unraveled for reliever Yu-Cheng Liao. He lasted only 1/3 of an inning and was charged with 5 runs. Po-Yu Lin would relieve Liao and give up 1 more run to complete the scoring for the Lions.
CF and lead-off hitter Che-Hsuan Lin was 3-3 at the plate with 2 additional BB's. 3B Yi-Chuan Lin was 2-5. The NT as a whole only collected 8 hits.
A bit of good news for the NT - Chia Chia played in today's game and collected a double in 2 PA's.
Yueh-Ping Lin is expected to start tomorrow's game versus the Sinon Bulls.
Some highlights from today's game:
Vid of Chen-Chang Lee from yesterday's game versus the Elephants:
*JB with an update on the HS aluminum bat tourney.
Vid of Shi-Yuan celebrating their victory: