LF Chase Burnette (.175) went 0-for-3 with a strikeout. DHDerek Dietrich (.250) was 1-for-3 with a triple and threeRBI as Team USA beat Chinese-Taipei 7-3 at Durham, N.C. RHPChris Hicks faced five batters in relief. His line: 1 IP, 0H, 0 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 1 SO. CF Chris House (.302) went 1-for-2 with two walks. 3BPatrick Long (.276) was 2-for-7 with a walk, two RBI andtwo strikeouts. DH Luke Murton (.257) went 0-for-3 with a walk and astrikeout. 2B Thomas Nichols (.203) was 0-for-4 with a strikeout. CFJeff Rowland (.328) went 1-for-8 including two strikeouts.
Previously: June 28 update