Phillies sign 20-year old flamethrower Pan Wen-Hui out of Taiwan
While the Phillies avoided arbitration with both Rhys Hoskins and Ranger Suarez today, they also made another move, quietly signing 20-year old flamethrower Pan Wen-Hui from Taiwan.
Phillies sign Pan Wen-Hui from Taiwan
According to Liberty Sports, the signing bonus is around $400,000 USD. Pan throws a splitter, slider, curve, and a fastball that tops out around 98.2 mph. Pan Wen-Hui has also pitched as both a starter and reliever while playing baseball in Taiwan.
Here's a closer look at Pan Wen-Hui's pitch arsenal:
- Fastball 157 kph (97.6 mph)
- Splitter 123 kph (76.4 mph)
- Curveball 117 kph (72.7 mph)
- Slider (Not Shown Below)
Pan Wen-Hui one of the top rated pitchers out of Taiwan
Originally tweeted by CPBL STATS – ♥️ #95, Mina (@GOCPBL) on January 13, 2023.