HS: Shi-Yuan HS
W: 158 pounds
*HS teammate of recent Pirates signee, Ping-Hung Chi
*Not surprisingly, his idol is Chien-Ming Wang
*Clocked at a high of 91 mph, also throws a changeup, curveball combo
*Received some pub. earlier this year ; of the three recent signees, was probably the highest priority signing
*Was on the 2008 Palomino squad that placed second in San, Jose
*The Pirates other recent signee, Chi-Wei Hsu had his press announcement today.