WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup Day 4 was heavily plagued by rain.only two games were played and both were cut to five innings because of heavy rain. Here you find a full recap of the day. Links will direct you to the tournament page for full reports, boxscores and statistics.
Chinese Taipei defeated Japan, 3-1, after a game that was called minutes after left fielder Lo Wie Chieh doubled in the go-ahead runs. It’s the first loss for Japan, that before the game was the only undefeated team in the WBSC U-18 Baseball World Cup 2019.
Korea outscored Nicaragua, 9-0. Rain forced the umpire to call also this game after five innings.
Korea opened the score making the most of a couple of errors. Starting pitcher Lee Min Ho was anyway not going to leave any chance to Nicaragua.
WBSC Technical Commission was forced to postpone four games to Wednesday, 4 September:
# 19 China-Netherlands
# 20 Australia-Canada
# 21 Panama-USA
# 22 South Africa-Spain
Game times are yet to be determined
WBSC also revealed some adjustments to the schedule of Tuesday, 3 September. The weather forecast advised using only the fields with artificial grass. This is the revised schedule
10 am Netherlands-Australia
11 am USA-Spain
2 pm Korea-China
3 pm Canada-Nicaragua
6 pm Panama-Japan
6.30 pm Chinese Taipei-South Africa