Lamigo Monkeys (16-7) at Fubon Guardians (7-15)
Thursday, April 28, 2017Xinzhuang Baseball Stadium, New Taipei City
WP: No. 74 Zeke Spruill (4-0, 1.34 ERA)
LP: No. 23 Chris Seddon (2-3, 6.61 ERA)
MVP: Monkeys SP No. 74 Zeke Spruill (CG, 5 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 11 K)
Monkeys: No. 6 Lin Cheng-Fei (1)
- Lamigo's starter Zeke Spruill continued to cruise on the mound, dominating the Guardians' batters to become the first starter in the league to have a complete game shutout victory. The import pitcher has won four starts in a row. His 11 punchouts tonight is also a career high in the CPBL.
- With Spruill's stellar performance, the Lamigo Monkeys have won three straight games and they have defeated the Fubon Guardians seven times in a row.
- Lamigo's shortstop Lin Cheng-Fei belted his first home run of the season in the top of the ninth, a little icing on the cake to extend Lamigo's lead to double digits. He went 2-for-4 with an RBI and has hit successfully in three straight games.
- Lamigo's slugger Wang Po-Jung went 3-for-5 with three RBI and scored a run. He has successfully reached bases in 21-straight games.
Game time: 2:44