Sung, Chia-Hao 宋 家豪 (そん・ちゃーほう)
Rakuten Eagles | #143 | P
Born: 09/05/1992 (age 27)
Height: 185cm
Weight: 92kg
Bats: L
Throws: R
Blood Type: N/A
Hometown: Taiwan
History: 台湾国立体育大

[12/3/2018] Rakuten Eagles: Wheeler, Herrmann, Sung to return in 2019

The Rakuten Eagles announced that they reached agreements with Zelous Wheeler, Frank Herrmann, and Chia-Hao Sung for the 2019 season.

The Eagles also announced that Japhet Amador, Carlos Peguero, and O’Koyea Dickson will not be returning next year.

Source: Rakuten 12/3/2018, Rakuten 12/3/2018, Sanspo 12/3/2018


[11/27/2017] Rakuten Eagles: uniform number change

The Rakuten Eagles announced the following uniform number change on November 27:

The Eagles also announced the following change in registered names:

Source: Rakuten 11/27/2017 (uniform number), Rakuten 11/27/2017 (registered name)


[9/23/2017] Rakuten Eagles expected to offer Wheeler, Peguero, Amador, Herrmann new contracts

According to a report by Nikkan Sports, the Rakuten Eagles are expected to offer thirty-year-old Zelous Wheeler, thirty-year-old Carlos Peguero, thirty-year-old Japhet Amador, and thirty-three-year-old Frank Herrmann new contracts for the 2018 season. With regards to Wheeler, they will most likely sign him to a two-year deal.

It is unclear what the Eagles plans are with twenty-seven-year-old Joshua Corrales and thirty-three-year-old Luis Cruz.

Source: Nikkan Sports 8/23/2017

[UPDATE 10/23 @ 11:23pm]

Wheeler, Peguero, Amador, and Herrmann are expected to return next year, as is Chia-Hao Sung.

The Eagles will most likely part ways with Corrales and Cruz.

Source: Nikkan Sports 10/23/2017, Daily Sports 10/23/2017, Sponichi 10/23/2017

[UPDATE 10/25 @ 3:05am]

Peguero and Herrmann left for the US out of Narita Airport via Sendai Airport on October 24.

Source: Sports Hochi 10/24/2017, Sports Hochi 10/24/2017

[UPDATE 10/25 @ 11:44pm]

Wheeler and Amador returned to their countries out of  Narita Airport on October 25, Wheeler to the United States and Amador to Mexico.

Source: Sanspo 10/25/2017


[7/31/2017] Rakuten Eagles add Yaoita, Sung to seventy-man roster

The Rakuten Eagles announced today that they added two Ikusei players to their seventy-man roster: twenty-year-old Takumaru Yaoita and twenty-four-year-old Chia-Hao Sung. Yaoita’s uniform number will change from 122 to 95, Sung’s from 143 to 94.

Source: Rakuten (Yaoita) 7/31/2017, Rakuten (Sung) 7/31/2017

[UPDATE 8/1 @ 11:17pm]

Yaoita’s new contract will be worth an estimated 4.2 million yen. Sung’s will be worth an estimated 4.4 million yen.

Source: Daily Sports 8/1/2017, Sponichi 8/1/2017


[11/28/2016] Rakuten Eagles sign Wheeler, Amador, Peguero, Sung to new contracts

The Rakuten Eagles announced today that they signed Zelous Wheeler (29), Japhet Amador (29), Carlos Peguero (29), and Chia-Hao Sung (24) to new contracts for the 2017 season.

According to the media, Wheeler agreed to a deal worth 100 million yen, Amador 30 million yen, Peguero 85 million yen, and Sung 4.4 million yen.

Source: Rakuten announcement, Sanspo 11/28/2016