Uni Lions 12 Lamigo Monkeys 5

Uni Lions (19-22-1) at Lamigo Monkeys (28-12)
Taoyuan International Baseball Stadium 
Thursday, May 25, 2017

WPNo. 18 Yang Chien-Fu (1-1, 7.71ERA)
LPNo. 40 Zack Segovia (6-4, 3.50 ERA)
MVP:  Lions No. 13 Chen Yung-Chi (2-for-4, 2 R, 3 RBI, game-winning HR)

Home Runs:
Lions: No. 32 Su Chih-Chieh (5), No. 13 Chen Yung-Chi (9)

Game Notes:

  • Lamigo's defense was sloppy tonight, committing three errors in total. Shortstop Lin Cheng-Fei, left fielder Chu Yu-Hsien and catcher Huang Hao-Jan each collected one error. 
  • With one man on in the top of the second inning, the MVP of the night, Lions veteran shortstop Chen Yung-Chi stepped up once again, hitting a two-run home run to give the Lions an early one-run lead. The away team never trailed again. Chen went 2-for-4 with two runs and three RBI.
  • Lions rookie shortstop Chen Chieh-Hsien went 4-for-5 and scored twice tonight, tying his personal record for most hits in one game.
  • Lions veteran relief pitcher Yang Chien-Fu notched his first victory since September 14, 2014. Tonight's appearance was also his 100th relief in his 14-year career.
  • WIth the loss tonight, the home team snapped its eight-game winning streak as well as its seven-game winning streak in Taoyuan.  

Attendance: 3,789
Game time: 3:44