Youth NT won the 2010 Asian "AA" Youth Championships by defeating Japan 3-0 in the championship game. Starting pitcher Hua-Ching Lin picked up the W and tourney MVP honors after shutting down Japan for 7 innings, allowing only 1 hit while K'ing 4. IF Hao-Chen Chen earned the BA title in the tourney.
*Their Little League brethren will also face Japan in the International Championship Game of the LLWS on Saturday at 10 AM Pacific on ABC.
*Pending further investigation, Tzu-Wei Lin may not be able to participate in any more HS games if his contract with the NYY is valid. Also his HS team (Kao-Yuan HS) and coach would be barred from tourneys for a one year period. NYY local scout Ken Su was to meet with Kao-Yuan HS baseball program director Cheng-Hsien Yu to help clarify the situation.
*The CPBL is considering adding a 5th team to the league from across the Strait. If it happens, wow!