Hao-Wei Shen

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Hao-Wei Shen (申皓瑋)

  • Bats Right, Throws Right
  • Height 6' 0", Weight 168 lb.

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Biographical Information[edit]

Hao-Wei Shen has played in the Chinese Professional Baseball League and Australian Baseball League as well as for the Taiwanese national team.

Shen played for Taiwan in the 2014 Asian Junior Championship. [1] He hit .250/.321/.344 in the 2015 U-18 Baseball World Cup but drove in 8 runs to tie for 8th in the event. [2] He was the second pick of the 2015 CPBL draft, following Chih-Chieh Su, going to the Fubon Guardians. [3]

For the 2017 Guardians, he hit .215/.229/.280 in 35 games, with no walks in 96 plate appearances. [4] His first CPBL hit was off former major leaguer Zack Segovia. He played in the Asia Winter League after the season. [5] With Fubon in the 2018 CPBL, he improved significantly, to .288/.344/.439 in 45 games. His first CPBL homer came off Tzu-Peng Huang.

In the 2018 Asian Games, he backed up Ju-Liang Tai in LF and Chia-Yu Lin in CF for the Bronze Medalists. He went 1 for 5, his lone hit coming off Gordon Chun-Ming Chau of Hong Kong. [6] He hit .240/.324/.292 for the Sydney Blue Sox in the 2018-2019 Australian Baseball League.

Sources[edit]

  1. Taiwan Baseball Wiki
  2. 2015 U-18 Baseball World Cup
  3. Taiwan Baseball Wiki
  4. CPBL player page
  5. Taiwan Baseball Wiki
  6. 2018 Asian Games Final Report, Scorekeepers.org