Lin Yueh-ping

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Lin Yueh-ping
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Uni-President Lions – No. 17
Closing pitcher
Born: 28 January 1982 (1982-01-28) (age 32)
Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Bats: Right Throws: Right
Professional debut
13 March, 2005 for the Uni-President Lions
Career statistics
(through 30 September 2012)
Record 25–32
Saves 109
Holds 21
ERA 3.577
Strikeouts 425
Teams
Lin Yueh-ping
Medal record
Competitor for  Chinese Taipei
Men’s Baseball
Intercontinental Cup
Silver 2002 Havana Team
Bronze 2006 Taichung Team
Asian Games
Silver 2002 Busan Team
Gold 2006 Doha Team
Asian Baseball Championship
Silver 2003 Sapporo Team
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Lin.

Lin Yueh-ping, (Chinese: 林岳平; pinyin: Lín Yuèpíng; Wade–Giles: Lin2 Yüeh4 Ping2; born 28 January 1982 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan), is a Taiwanese baseball player who currently plays for Uni-President Lions of Chinese Professional Baseball League. He currently plays as a starter for the Lions.

Lin is among the fastest Taiwanese pitchers of the CPBL. He consistently throws around 145 km/h (90 mph), and when needed can reach back for more and has been clocked as fast as 154 km/h (96 mph). He features a slider as his out pitch.

At the end of 2006 season, he was diagnosed with a heart condition, and underwent surgery in May 2007. Afterward, he recovered quickly and was able to do limited pitching in late season.

He married footballer Chen Hui-shan in April 2009.[1]

His daughter was born on 3 November 2010 .[2] and son was born on 27 August 2012.[3]

Career statistics[edit]

year team game wins losses holds saves GF CG BB K ER IP ERA
2005 Uni-President Lions 36 7 3 3 0 2 0 54 111 58 135.0 3.87
2006 Uni-President Lions 46 5 6 0 1 1 0 51 82 36 100.2 3.22
2007 Uni-President Lions 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 2 2.1 7.71
2008 Uni-President Lions 43 7 4 0 17 0 0 46 73 44 102.1 3.87
2009 Uni-President Lions 63 4 5 1 26 0 0 24 40 22 66.2 2.96
2010 Uni-President Lions 39 1 6 3 14 0 0 25 32 23 56.1 3.67
2011 Uni-President Lions 50 0 4 4 28 0 0 27 53 19 58.2 2.914
2012 Uni-President Lions 34 1 4 0 23 0 0 20 31 17 34.0 4.500
TOTAL 7YEARS 316 25 32 21 109 3 0 251 425 221 556.0 3.577

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