The Kansas City Royals on Saturday announced that Taiwanese Major League Baseball (MLB) pitcher Chien-Ming Wang (王建民) would be designated for assignment, which could mean an end to his 2016 MLB season.
Taiwanese baseball legend Chen Chin-feng (陳金鋒) poses with his newly unveiled statue at a stadium on Sunday, Sept. 18.
Hanley Ramirez homered for the second straight game and David Ortiz had a pair of hits to send the Boston Red Sox to a 7-4 victory over the New York Yankees in their Major League Baseball match Friday night.
The Chicago Cubs won the National League Central on Thursday, becoming the first major league team this season to clinch a division title when St. Louis lost 6-2 at San Francisco.
Jon Lester pitched eight dominant innings and Anthony Rizzo hit a pair of home runs as the Chicago Cubs beat St. Louis 7-0 on Wednesday to clinch a Major League playoff berth.
J.J. Hardy, Nolan Reimold and Jonathan Schop homered as the Baltimore Orioles beat Boston 6-3 on Tuesday to pull within two games of the Red Sox at the top of the American League East division.
Kyle Hendricks took a no-hitter into the ninth inning before giving up Jeremy Hazelbaker's leadoff homer as the Chicago Cubs beat the St. Louis Cardinals 4-1 on Monday to close in on the National League Central division crown in Major League Baseball.
Boston's David Ortiz hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning that lifted the Red Sox to an 11-8 win at Toronto on Sunday, opening a two-game lead on the Blue Jays at the top of the American League East division.
Adonis Garcia's tiebreaking single in the 10th inning drove in Dansby Swanson, and the Braves snapped the Mets' six-game winning streak with a 4-3 win.
Taiwanese baseball veteran Chen Chin-feng of the visiting Lamigo Monkeys tips his hat to the crowd in a game in Taichung, Sunday, Sept. 11.