Baseball Apr 20, 2020

Social distancing takes hit as Taiwanese baseball teams brawl

Playing to empty stadiums, Taiwan has managed to keep its baseball league running during the coronavirus pandemic — but social distancing went out of the window on Sunday when a game descended into an on-field brawl. The island has been held up as a model ...

Rakuten seeks to add magic touch to Taiwan's Monkeys

Baseball Dec 18, 2019

Rakuten seeks to add magic touch to Taiwan's Monkeys

The Japanese owner of Taiwan's first foreign-owned pro baseball club unveiled the new name and uniform of the team on Tuesday, hoping to apply his experience in Japan to attract more fans to the team's home stadium in Taiwan. Hiroshi Mikitani, founder of e-commerce giant ...