Uni Lions 9 Chinatrust Brothers 1

Uni Lions (16-7) at Chinatrust Brothers (7-16)

Chengcing Lake Baseball Stadium, Kaohsiung
Sunday, August 13, 2017

WP: No. Liao Wen-Yang (5-5, 4.95 ERA)
LP: No. 59 Hung Chen-Yu  (0-2, 6.48 ERA)
MVP: Lions SP Liao Wen-Yang   (6 IP, 5 H, 1 R, 1 BB, 4 K)

Home Runs:
Lions: No. 69 Lin Chih-Hsiang (6), No. 61 Chu Yuan-Chin (7)
Brothers: None

Game Notes:

  • Lion's starter Liao Wen-Yang had a stellar outing against the Brothers in his six innings while striking out four. The Lions swept the Brothers in this series. 
  • The Lions chased Brothers starter Hung Chen-Yu early in the game as their leadoff hitter Lin Chih-Hsiang hit a leadoff solo shot in the top of the first. The home run was also the 1,800th home run by the Lions' franchise and they become the first organization to reach this milestone in CPBL history. The Lions finished 11-for-37 as a team with seven walks. With the victory, the Lions maintain their first-place lead in the second-half standings.
  • Brothers veteran Peng Cheng-Min went 0-for-4 tonight, failing to convert his 1,000th career RBI. 
  • Chen Chieh-Hsien reached base two more times tonight after getting on base five times last night. The .420-hitting SS went 2-for-5 at the plate while scoring a run. 
  • The Lions have won six in a row and are 8-2  in August. The Brothers are on a five-game losing streak and are 2-8 this month. 

    Attendance: 4,348
    Game time: 3:35