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 34)
Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Bats: Right Throws: Right
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
Representing  Chinese Taipei
Men’s Baseball
Intercontinental Cup
Silver medal – second place 2002 Havana Team
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Taichung Team
Asian Games
Silver medal – second place 2002 Busan Team
Gold medal – first place 2006 Doha Team
Asian Baseball Championship
Silver medal – second place 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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