Chinatrust Brothers prospect 吳東融 (Wu Tung-Jung) exits the game early after being plunked in the face by a 143kph (89mph) fastball at the Asia Winter Baseball League.

Wu was immediately rushed to the hospital after the horrific hit-by-pitch incident.  According to CPBL spokesperson, Wu required 10 stitches and have a minor fracture to his upper jaw.  He is expect to be sidelined for 2 months, and will be on liquid diet until further notice.

Quick Profile for 吳東融 (Wu Tung-Jung)

  • Infielder.  R/R
  • Drafted 4th round in 2016
  • Finished his 2017 season with .265/.341/.366 over 209 at-bat
  • Expect to take over primary middle infield role in 2019 season


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