Chinatrust Brothers 5 Lamigo Monkeys 4

Lamigo Monkeys (20-15) at Chinatrust Brothers (13-21)
Taichung Intercontinental Baseball Stadium
Thursday, August 31, 2017

WP: No. 97 Lin Ko-Chien (3-2, 2.79 ERA)
LP: No. 81 Lin Po-Yu (4-2, 3.57 ERA)
S: No. 93 Wu Che-Yuan (2)
MVP: Brothers 1B Chen Tzu-Hung (1-3, R, 2 RBI, HR)

Home Runs:
Monkeys: No. 9 Wang Po-Jung (23), No. 88 Lan Yin-Lun (12)
Brothers: No. 73 Chen Tzu-Hung (1), No. 7 Chang Chih-Hao (17)

Game Notes:

  • Chang Cheng-Wei tripled with one out in the bottom of the eighth and came in to score the winning run on Lin Chih-Ping error as the Brothers edged the Monkeys 5-4. 
  • Closer-turned-starter Chen Hung-Wen had his best start of the season for the Brothers, giving up three runs on six hits over five innings. He struck out three and didn't walk a batter. 
  • Brothers 1B Chen Tzu-Hung hit his first career home run, a two-run shot in the second to open the scoring. Tonight was the 2016 sixth-round pick's eighth career game. 
  • Lamigo's Wang Po-Jung extended his CPBL home run lead to two over Brothers' Chiang Chih-Hsien.  

Attendance: 2,608
Game time: 2:52