Team Taiwan Roster for 2019 WBSC Premier12
On October 1, Taiwan has announced the 28-man roster for the 2019 WBSC Premier12 tournament. According to Team Taiwan’s manager, the first phase of the training camp will begin on October 8.
From November 5-7, Team Taiwan will the group opening round taking on Puerto Rico, Venezuela and Japan. The top two teams from each group will advance to the super round.
The Taiwanese national team are mostly made up of CPBL players along with five players from the MLB system, three from NPB and two amateurs. Out of 28 players, there are 13 pitchers, three catchers, seven infielders and five outfielders.
28-Man Roster Adjustment:
On October 20, rumours began to circulate that team Taiwan are expecting to make some major adjustment to their 28-man roster. Nothing is confirmed at this stage, we will update the roster after the official announcement.
On October 23, the CPBL have announced the roster adjustment to the 28-man roster.
- 林祐樂 (Lin Yu-Le) – Catcher – Uni-Lions – Out
- 詹子賢 (Chan Tzu-Hsien) – Outfielder – Chinatrust Brothers – Out
- 宋家豪 (Sung Chia-Hao) – RHP – Rakuten Golden Eagles – Out
- 李振昌 (C.C. Lee) – RHP – Chinatrust Brothers – Out
- 張志豪 (Chang Chih-Hao) – Outfielder – Chinatrust Brothers – In
- 張進德 (Jhang Jin-De) – Catcher – San Francisco Giants – In
- 林鋅杰 (Lin Hsin-Chieh) – RHP – Philadelphia Phillies – In
- 劉致榮 (Liu Chih-Jung) – RHP – Culture University – In
On October 30, Team Taiwan made another adjustment to the 28-man roster.
- 劉致榮 (Liu Chih-Jung) – RHP – Culture University – Out
- 王宗豪 (Wang Tsung-Hao) – LHP – Taiwan Power Company – In
|陳禹勳 (Chen Yu-Hsun)||RHP||CPBL||Lamigo Monkeys|
|王躍霖 (Wang Yao-Lin)||RHP||CPBL||Lamigo Monkeys||Former Cubs A Adv|
|黃子鵬 (Huang Tzu-Peng)||RHP||CPBL||Lamigo Monkeys|
|陳鴻文 (Chen Hung-Wen)||RHP||CPBL||Fubon Guardians||Former Cubs AAA|
|廖乙忠 (Liao Yi-Chung)||RHP||CPBL||Chinatrust Brothers|
|胡智為 (Hu Chih-Wei)||RHP||MLB||Chicago Cubs||Reached MLB with Rays|
|江少慶 (Chiang Shao-Ching)||RHP||MLB (AAA)||Cleveland Indians|
|林凱威 (Lin Kai-Wei)||RHP||MLB (A)||Arizona Diamondbacks|
|陳冠宇 (Chen Kuan-Yu)||LHP||NPB||Chiba Lotte Marines|
|張奕 (Chang Yi)||RHP||NPB||Orix Buffaloes|
|吳昇峰 (Wu Sheng-Feng)||RHP||Amateur||Taiwan Cooperative Bank|
|林鋅杰 (Lin Hsin-Chieh)||RHP||MLB (A Adv)||Philadelphia Phillies|
|王宗豪 (Wang Tsung-Hao)||LHP||Amateur||Taiwan Power Company|
|林泓育 (Lin Hung-Yu)||C||CPBL||Lamigo Monkeys|
|高宇杰 (Kao Yu-Chieh)||C||CPBL||Chinatrust Brothers|
|張進德 (Jhang Jin-De)||C||MLB (AAA)||San Francisco Giants|
|陳俊秀 (Chen Chun-Hsiu)||1B||CPBL||Lamigo Monkeys||Former Indians AAA|
|朱育賢 (Chu Yu-Hsien)||LF||CPBL||Lamigo Monkeys|
|郭嚴文 (Kuo Yen-Wen)||2B||CPBL||Lamigo Monkeys||Former Reds A Adv|
|林立 (Lin Li)||3B||CPBL||Lamigo Monkeys|
|王威晨 (Wang Wei-Chen)||3B||CPBL||Chinatrust Brothers|
|王勝偉 (Wang Seng-Wei)||SS||CPBL||Chinatrust Brothers|
|岳東華 (Yueh Tung-Hua)||2B||CPBL||Chinatrust Brothers|
|林哲瑄 (Lin Che-Hsuan)||CF||CPBL||Fubon Guardians||Former Red Sox MLB|
|胡金龍 (Hu Chin-Lung)||LF||CPBL||Fubon Guardians||Former Dodgers MLB|
|蘇智傑 (Su Chih-Chieh)||LF||CPBL||Uni-Lions|
|王柏融 (Wang Po-Jung)||LF||NPB||Nippon-Ham Fighters|
|張志豪 (Chang Chih-Hao)||CF||CPBL||Chinatrust Brothers|