Uni Lions (18-17) at Lamigo Monkeys (17-13)
Saturday, August 27, 2016
Taoyuan International Baseball Stadium
WP: No. 16 Chiang Chen Yan 2-7, 6.85 ERA (2.2 IP, 2 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 1 BB, 5 K)
LP: No. 32 Wang I Cheng 6-5, 7.11 ERA (4.0 IP, 8 H, 11 R, 8 ER, 4 BB, 2 K)
MVP: Lions C No. 2 Kuo Chun Wei (3-5, 1 R, 2 RBI, HR)Home Runs:
- The Lions scored four in the first, five in the fifth and three in the eighth to pull away and win a seesaw battle with the Monkeys.
- The two teams used a total of 14 pitchers, which is a new league record.
- Lions LF Cheng Kai Wen hit the 1,700th franchise home run (a CPBL record).
- Monkeys 3B Lin Chih Ping has a 25-game on-base streak but had his 16-game hit streak snapped.
- Monkeys LF Wang Po Jung has a 17-game hit streak and nine hits in his past three games to push his average to a ridiculous .423.
- The Monkeys lead the season series 18-15.
Game time: 4:12