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Wei-Chieh Huang finding 'Way' in pro debut with Kane County Cougars

Wei-Chieh Huang finding 'Way' in pro debut with Kane County Cougars

When speaking about Wei-Chieh Huang, Cougars pitching coach Doug Bochtler immediately interjects regarding the changeup the 21-year-old from Taiwan possesses. "It's definitely a plus major-league pitch right now," Bochtler said. "He's got great fastball command. Anytime you can add those things together, you're going to be successful in (the Midwest League)." "Successful" is an understatement. Through his first four professional starts, all with the Cougars, Huang — whose first name is pronounced "Way Jay" — was 3-0 with an 0.78 ERA. He struck out 24, walked five and allowed two earned runs on six hits in 23 2/3 innings. ...

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