Lamigo Monkeys 7 Chinatrust Brothers 5

Chinatrust Brothers (6-8) at Lamigo Monkeys (8-9)
Sunday, July 31, 2016
Taoyuan International Baseball Stadium

WP: No. 34 Orlando Roman 8-4, 5.42 ERA (7.0 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 5 K)
LP: No. 71 Tu Chia Ming 0-2, 6.98 ERA (4.2 IP, 6 H, 5 R, 3 ER, 2 BB, 1 K)
MVP: Lamigo SP Orlando Roman

Home Runs

Box Score & Game Highlights

Game Notes:
  • The Monkeys jumped out to a 3-0 first-inning lead after the Brothers gifted them runs on errors by 2B Lin Chih Sheng and CF Chang Chih Hao. Lamigo SP Orlando Roman then cruised through seven innings before giving three earned runs in the eighth. Roman also recorded his 400th career CPBL strikeout.
  • Monkeys LF Wang Po Jung was a perfect 4-for-4, pushing his average to .410.
  • Monkeys RF Yang Yao Hsun hit his 12th home run and added two RBI. The pitcher-turned-fielder didn't hit a single home run in his debut season last year. 
  • Brothers 2B Lin Chih Sheng had his seven-game RBI streak snapped. It was the longest RBI streak in the CPBL this season. 
  • The Monkeys lead the season series 13-12-2 (yup, two ties).
Attendance: 11,103
Game time: 3:06