Lamigo Monkeys (16-12) at Chinatrust Brothers (13-17)
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Hsinchu CKS Baseball Stadium
WP: No. 46 Efrain Nieves 7-3, 6.12 ERA (5.0 IP, 3 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 6 BB, 5 K)
LP: No. 38 Bruce Kern 0-2, 11.37 ERA (4.0 IP, 9 H, 8 R, 6 ER, 1 BB, 4 K)
MVP: Monkeys LF No. 9 Wang Po Jung (4-4, 2 R, 2 RBI, BB)
- The Lamigo offense didn't miss a beat despite not having played in the past seven days due to rainouts, pounding the Brothers for 13 runs off of 13 hits.
- Monkeys 3B Lin Chih Ping has a 23-game on-base streak and a 15-game hit streak. He has also been successful on his last 11 stolen base attempts.
- Monkeys LF Wang Po Jung went 4-for-4, raising his average to .419 and giving him a 15-game hit streak.
- Lamigo's Mitch Talbot was originally scheduled to start but was replaced by Efrain Nieves just prior to game time.
- Brothers 3B Chiang Chih Hsien has a 13-game hit streak.
- Brothers OF Lin Wang Chi Wei hit his first career home run.
- The Monkeys lead the season series 15-13-2.
Game time: 3:51