Brother Hotel planning to build baseball hall of fame

Focus Taiwan
Date: 2015/04/04
By: Lin Hung-han and Y.F. Low

Taipei, April 4 (CNA) The Brother Hotel unveiled a plan Saturday to build a baseball hall of

Hung Teng-sheng loves baseball

Hung Teng-sheng loves baseball

fame in the Longtan Baseball Stadium, which is owned by the hotel, with the goal of turning Longtan into “Taiwan’s Cooperstown,” America’s baseball hall of fame.

Brother Hotel Chairman Hung Teng-sheng made the announcement during a briefing for Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan.

A hotel will also be built within the compound to boost the facility’s tourism value, Hung said.

Hung, 78, was a key figure behind the establishment of Taiwan’s Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL) in 1990.     [FULL  STORY]

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