*Rain may be the only thing keeping the Elephants from sweeping the Taiwan Series from the Bulls.
*Hong-Chih Kuo is back home and will toss the honorary first pitch on Saturday's matchup between Taiwan and South Korea.
Here's the (Round 1) schedule for the home team:
10/23 - vs. South Korea
10/24 - vs. Czech Republic
10/25 - vs. Hong Kong
10/26 - vs. Cuba
*There are rumors circulating that the Seattle Mariners recently worked out Chin-Hui Tsao.
*Octagon has been contacting teams to gauge interest in CPBL Bears slugger Chih-Sheng Lin. Lin, who has led the league in HR's the past two years (21 this year and 31 last year) is aspiring to play overseas. A posting fee will be required per La New.