*Playing its first friendly match in Melbourne, the NT lost 9-3 to the Australian NT. The NT's offense was held in check, with only 3 hits collectively. Yen-Wen Kuo had the biggest hit of the night for the NT as he slammed a 2-run HR. Chen-Chang Lee started and allowed 2 runs on 8 hits over 4 IP to go along with 6 K's. Reliever Kai-Wen Cheng was roughed up for 6 runs on 7 hits (including 3 bombs) over 2 innings.
*Hanshin first round pick YJ Hsiao is expected to pitch one inning tomorrow.
*Fu-Te Ni will wear #75 with the Tigers.
*Chung-Dao HS coach Yung-Mao Lu has vehemently denied that his HS baseball team is disbanding. Lu mentioned that Chung-Dao will be participating in the Taiwan Cup next month as well as the Yu-Shan Cup in June.