Taiwan defeated the Philippines 8-0 in the final of the Big League Baseball Division's Asia-Pacific Regional Tournament under the Little League Baseball (LLB) on Monday and earned the right to represent the region to take part in the world series to be held July 26-Aug. 2 in the United States.
Taiwanese pitcher Chih-Wei Hu was the only player from Asia in Major League Baseball's All-Star Futures Game in San Diego on Sunday and pitched an inning for the victorious World Team.
The Chicago Cubs aren't going to panic. Not over their suddenly struggling starting staff, and not over their dwindling division lead, either.
Taiwan defeated China 11-1 in the Little League Baseball (LLB) Asia-Pacific Regional Tournament in Nanjing on Sunday to advance to the final, amid controversy over Taiwan's alleged violation of the spirit of the game.
J.A. Happ and two relievers combined on a seven-hit shutout, Edwin Encarnacion hit a three-run home run and the Toronto Blue Jays extended their season-high winning streak to seven games with a 6-0 victory over the Detroit Tigers on Friday.
At the end of June, the Chinatrust Brothers of the CPBL lost a very important piece of their team. He hadn't thrown a single pitch nor even taken an at-bat but his effect on the team, and on Taiwan's baseball program, is immeasurable.
The San Diego Padres have agreed to terms with 17-year-old Cuban pitcher Adrian Morejon, pending a physical.
Troy Tulowitzki drove in the tying and go-ahead runs with a bases-loaded single in the eighth inning as the Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 in Major League Baseball on Thursday for their season-best sixth straight victory.
Johnny Cueto pitched a five-hitter to become the National League's first 13-game winner as the San Francisco Giants beat the Colorado Rockies 5-1 on Wednesday night to move atop the major league standings.
Baltimore's Manny Machado hit a three-run homer in the fifth inning, lifting the Orioles to a 4-1 win against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Monday in a game that represented a form reversal for both teams and boosted Baltimore's lead atop of the American League East.